Suan Pa Village
Suan Pa Village, Chiangrai
Trekking

Suan Pa village, located at the foot of Doi Tung Mountain, is home to the Akha tribe. It’s surrounded by the natural beauty of the forest and mountains. If you enjoy trekking, Suan Pa village is perfect for you, as the area boasts 3 waterfalls as well as forest. While visiting Suan Pa, you can also learn about the Akha’s way of life, and experience the Akha tribe's unique cultural dances.

Entire experience
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฿4480 / person
Si Pan Rai Tea Plantation
Si Pan Rai Village, Chiangrai
Camping

The forests surrounding Si Pan Rai village were once ravaged by deforestation. In 1994, however, the Doi Tung Development Project began replanting the forests in this area. Today, the previously barren mountains have transformed into a lush landscape.Later,the locals started to grow tea on this hill. This development project assisted locals in becoming more self-reliant and improved their quality of life. Thus, Si-Pan Rai village has become a model for successful sustainable development.

 

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฿4480 / person
Hloyo Village
Hloyo Village,Chaingrai
Cultural activities

Hloyo community is a small community of Akha tribe with 58 households . They  just started to open for visitors not so long ago so, the authentic way of life  which they have strong bond with the nature is still quite well preserved. This community is located up on Doi Mae Salong  close to Myanmar border with a nice mountain view and cool breeze almost all year round.

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฿4480 / person
Mae Salong Home Stay
Mae Salong Village, Chiangrai
Camping

Maeslong Homestay offers you a close relationship with nature. The area is surrounded by mist, mountains, and tea plantations.  In winter (December-January), you can enjoy blooming white and pink cheery blossoms. Many different types of accommodations are available, including a hill-tribe bamboo house, standard rooms, as well as plenty of space for camping. We also offer homestays in hill-tribe villages for those who would like to experience traditional hill-tribe lifestyle. 

 

 

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฿4480 / person
CBT Promlok
Promlok, Nakhon Srithammarat
Bike riding

Promlok Community Based Tourism Group (CBT) is situated next to Khao Luang National Park, which is part of the oldest ecosystem on earth featuring an exceptional diversity of species and richness of natural resources. Promloke sub-district is best known within Thailand for its beautiful Promloke Waterfall. They are agricultural community who, over generations, have selected fruit seeds from the rainforest and planted “Suan Som Rom” or mixed orchards and rubber plantations.

 

 

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฿3000 / person
CBT Koh Yao Noi
CBT Koh Yao Noi, Pang Nga
Cultural activities

There is a strong conservation ethic among the people of Yaonoi community. In 2002, Koh Yao Noi gained worldwide attention after receiving the World Legacy Award for Destination Stewardship from Conservation International and for the eco-friendly homestay programs. Majority of the local population are Thai-Muslims and most of them involve in farming rubber, coconut and cashew nuts or are fishermen.

Entire experience
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฿5000 / person
CBT Mae Kam Pong
CBT Mae Kam Pong, Chiangmai
Cultural activities

The picturesque Northern Thai village of Mae Kampong nestled on a hillside, 1300 meters above sea level and surrounded by natural forest, Mae Kampong has a cool and pleasant climate all year round. A small stream meanders through the village. The typical wooden houses creates an enchanting atmosphere.It’s well known for the warm northern Thai hospitality and strong community management. 

Entire experience
starting at only
฿2500 / person
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