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Authentic tours of Chiang Rai, that explore the local way of life and hill tribe culture away from the tourist crowds. Travel with our hill tribe guides to their villages, to experience firsthand hill tribe culture and life in an ethical and...more
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Our day visiting the Hill Tribe villages was the highlight of our trip to Chiang Mai. There were 10 people in our family varying in age from late 80s to 9 years old, and every one of us felt this was a valuable, authentic, and...More
We did the 4 day/3 night Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai tour, and it was one of the best parts of our honeymoon. Our guide Anan and our driver Toom Tam were friendly, funny, and incredibly knowledgeable about the sites we visited. We explored the...More
It was very very nice homestay!
Our son also enjoied staying there.
The people were so nice and good food and interesting house for us!
We enjoyed walking around there,watching animals,trees,houses...
Guide and driver are very nice too.The family and guide made local food and...More
We had an excellent experience with this company and it was exactly what we hoped it would be - getting well of the beaten track and having a real insight into the lives of the Karen people. The stops were varied, flexible and well paced,...More
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Thanks again to the team that made us spend a beautifull day in the heart of Thaïland. We discovered beautifull landscapes and the real life of local tribes. We enjoyed local food and local cuisine. We are very happy about the day we spent
What a fantastic day for all the family! (Kids 13, 5 and 3). Our highlights were visiting a local school and helping out in their English class and after having lunch with a local family being part of the village to help plant the rice...More
A discovery every day ,a dream tour with a lot of hilltribes.
Lovely people and landscapes. Winai the guide (and sun the driver) have been
great guys .We've enjoyed every day ,we learned so much from humble people .
We haven't seen any westerners and...More
We were looking for a non-touristy experience of Chaing Mai area tribes but only had a day to spend so no trekking or overnight. We had a 12 and 14 year boys with us and they LOVED it. Learned about local culture and helped to...More
Thank you for a very interesting 9 day tour. Sadly of the 9 days, 4 days of rain in the dry season, so hardly any sunsets etc and markets drowned literally in water. Great landscape, some wonderful people and interesting experience. Happy to answer questions...More
Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Heike K
ThailandHilltribe, Manager at Thailand Hilltribe Holidays Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018
Hi Heike, it's great that you had an interesting 9 days tour. Yes, unfortunately we don't have any control over the weather, and it is extremely rare that we have rain in the dry season. Even now, although we are in the rainy season it...More
Excellent response to my email request. Follow up was immediate and we were accommodated despite only booking the day before our trip. The driver was excellent and we always felt safe. Pat, our guide, was personable and very relaxed in his role. I would recommend...More
We didn't have any "Holiday" vaccinations just made sure our regular ones were up to date and wore lots of bug spray. Just stay away from stagnant water as that's a breeding ground for bugs and mosquitoes. Have fun!!!