Nepal Tourism Information
Chiang Rai & Hilltribe
Travel to the ‘Gateway of the Golden Triangle’ and immerse yourself in the culture of the hilltribes in Chiang Rai. Here you will visit two major hilltribes, where each have their own distinct native dress.
DAY 1: ARRIVE CHIANG RAI
Make your own way to your Chiang Rai hotel. This afternoon visit Wat Phra Kaew, the Hilltribe Museum and a handicrafts centre.
DAY 2: CHIANG RAI – MAE SALONG
Enjoy an excursion to Mae Salong, visiting a tea plantation, a Yao Tribe and an Akha village known as Ban Lorcha. This afternoon return to Chiang Rai. (B,L)
DAY 3: CHIANG RAI TO H’MONG HILLTRIBE
Travel to the H’mong Hilltribe Lodge, passing forests, farms and villages along the way. This evening enjoy a local BBQ for dinner. (B,L,D)
DAY 4: H’MONG HILLTRIBE TO CHIANG RAI
Drive to Thaton and board a longtail boat to Baan Pha, then continue to Chiang Rai by road. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your Chiang Rai hotel where your arrangements end.