A chance to visit hilltribe people in one day On this tour a visit is made to the Hilltribe Museum, this ethnological museum has collections illustrating the cultures of tribal groups.
Drive through beautiful scenery north of Chiang Mai to Chiang Dao, Approximately 80 Kms, visit Lisu hilltribe village, the colorful costume was originated in Tibet. Continue by walk to Karen hilltribe village, they are peaces loving warriors, very industrious and faithful people.
Lunch on this tour is served picnic style. Back to Lisu hilltribe village again, then visit Akha hilltribe village, the most beautiful women’ s head wares, decorated with assorted coins, shell, beats feathers and animals’ s fur. Drive to Lahu hilltribe village, they are originated in Tibet and China, very expert to hunting.
Then visit Palong hilltribe village, one of the most beautiful costume tribe, coming from Myanmar. Transfer back to hotel late afternoon. [The Hilltribe Museum is close on Saturday and Sunday, visit instead of Chiang Dao Cave.]
Pick up from major hotel in Chiang Mai.
08:30 hrs to 17:00 hrs
Travel north to Chiang Dao to visit Lisu, Karen, Akha, Lahu and Palong hill tribes. They share animist beliefs and honour numerous forest and guardian spirits. Each tribe has distictive ceremonial attire, courtship rituals, games, dances, agricultural customs, puberty rites, languages and dialects, aesthetic values and hygienic habits.
- Tour by air-conditioned vehicles with English-speaking guide, Lunch.
- All admission fees as mentioned in the program.
- Transfer from / to hotel.