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Chiang Mai - Mae Hong Son Travel Agent / Exclusive Package Tour
Chiang Mai Travel Agent offers the exotic Mae Hong Son Tour 2 Days 1 Night, visit the unspoilt town and home of minorities, ethnic and longnecked village.
Mae Hong Son
Thailand's second northernmost provincial city, is known as the City of the Three Mists as it seems perenially shrouded in vapour. It has a Shangri-La quality from being sheltered by several high mountains, and enjoy a cool climate almost all year round. The town was in fact once isolated from the outside world for lack of good transportation and communications. The provimce borders Myanmar to the North and West, and a strong Burmese influence can be seen in the provincial capital's temples and other buildings. Being high in the mountains, there are a number of stunningly beautiful waterfalls to visit as well as numerous mountain caves. This location has spawned the title " The City of Three Mists ". the morning markets are especially interesting where you can buy, apart from the usual household items and foodstaffs, an array of insect food such as crickets, worms and ant eggs.
Mae Hong Son - City of 1,284 Curves.
Mae Hong Son is situated close to the Burmese border, some 274 kms. from Chiang Mai.
A rented vehicle or bus will give you an unprecedented opportunity to see the magnificent mountain districts of the North, but 1,284 curves of winding roads enforces you to take an alternative of flying with a Thai Airways flight will get you there about 30 minutes.
Mae Hong Son is the home to many of the hilltribe people of Thailand, the most famous of which are Longnecked Women of The Karen ( Padaung Tribe ). Even today, there people still attach brass rings to the some of the women to give the appearance of them having extended necks. Apart from Thai People, there are Thai Yai and The Shan, who are related to Burmese tribes.
The Exotic Mae Hong Son Package Tour
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( 2 days 1 night package by plane )
Transfer from hotel in Chiang Mai to the airport will be arranged.
Supposed to catch the flight from 9.00-10.00a.m. it takes half an hour flight to Mae Hong Son Airport. Our staff will meet you at the airport, leave the airport for fish cave at Thum Pla Forest Park where colourful carps are dwelling peacefully in the clear streams, then to the waterfall to breathe the fresh air and get some refreshment. Drive back to town center for lunch at local restaurant. After lunch -continue trip with the city & temple tour- visit temple on hill at Wat Prathard Doi Kong Moo which offer a wonderful view of the town, valleys and surrounding
countryside. The temple was built by the first king of Mae Hong Son. Also visit the famous twin Burmese temple at Wat Jong Klang & Wat Jong Khum, apart from glass paintings depicting Buddhism and the simple lifestyle of villagers, the temple houses over 30 wood-carved dolls taken from Myanmar in the past century. Do not miss to take the picture of the temple with the lake.Drive back to hotel and overnight stay in The Imperial Tara Hotel.
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Early morning trip to the morning market where the ethnic tribes bring their foodstaff and jungle food to sell.
It is the great chance to taste the local food here that different from local Thai. Then drive to the main port for the boat ride to Padaung Karen at Baan Num Piang Din that borders Thailand - Myanmar. These Women wear brass rings on their necks and limbs, the number increasing with their age. Their shoulder blades are pressed lower and lower while their necks seem to be longer and longer.
Then back to the hotel for a rest and enjoy the lovely swimming pool in the greenery. 13.00hrs. check-out from the hotel and go for lunch. After lunch -
catch the flight around 4.00 - 5.00 p.m.
Transfer from airport - hotel in Chiang Mai is also arranged too.
PACKAGE COSTS :
4,500 Baht per person.
( a party of 2 - 3 adults ).
3,900 Baht per person.
( a party of 4 - 6 adults ).
Children below 10 yrs.old : charged at half price.
**** Please book your own flight tickets ( round trip ) and advise us arrival flight / departure flight. ****
1 night stay-twin sharing room in The Imperial Tara Hotel with breakfast, all admission fees, 2 lunches, boat trip to Padaung Longnecked Village, fees to see longnecked, a transfer from hotel in Chiang Mai - airport - hotel in Chiang Mai, a transfer from airport - hotel in Mae Hong Son - airport, an English speaking guide, a deluxe air-con. van with a skilful driver and drinking water in the van.
Not included : air tickets and dinner.