Embark on an authentic tour in proper Thai fashion as you visit artisan workshops, taste delicious treats and ride on unique local transport in Chiang Mai. Kick off your Chiang Mai tour with a ride on the Songthaew, Chiang Mai’s public transit system which is a collection of red flatbed trucks. Hop on board and make your way to Baan Ontai Village, an artisans’ village that’s considered the hidden gem of Chiang Mai!
The workshop begins at Fah Mai Handloom. Here you meet the friendly local artisan family and learn the basics of bamboo weaving. Peruse the stunning products by locals such as cotton hand weaving and natural indigo. Be sure to pick up some souvenirs for loved ones back home!
Next, you will learn the processes behind cotton weaving from a local expert and be mesmerised by their finished products before you head for Wat Chiang Saen, a Chinese Pottery workshop that showcases the work of local artists.
Up next, stop at the culturally and historically ancient temple of Wat Chiang Saen that originated from the Lanna kingdom, 600 years back. Enjoy Chinese Pottery workshop that showcases the work of local artists.
Continue to the natural spring that locals believe to be filled with holy water which heals and cures the sick.
Satiate your appetite with delicious traditional Thai lunch in between an organic farm.
After lunch you’ll find yourself in Chiang Mai and say goodbye to your warm and friendly guide.
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