Made In Chiang Mai - Authentic Souvenirs Shopping Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8.00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Imperial Maeping Hotel
  • Return Details :
    Drop-off at the central Imperial Maeping Hotel
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

Overwhelmed trying to shop in Thailands markets? Let a local guide show you where to buy authentic souvenirs instead of the mass-produced knock-offs littering many market stalls. Visit an artisan's village where youll have a chance to make your own souvenir.Well also enjoy amouth-wateringlunch together, visit ahistorictemple and check out Chiang Mais famous natural springs.

Know More about this tour

Well kick off your Chiang Mai shopping tour the most local way we can: by riding on local transport! In Chiang Mai, the public transit system is a collection of red flatbed trucks (calledSongthaew) that ride around town. Well ridefor45 minutes toBaan Ontai Village, a close-knitcommunityinSankhamphaengdistrict

Wewilltake a short walk to Fah MaiHandloomHousetomeet with a local artisan and learnthe basics ofbamboo weaving. You will have an opportunity to make somethingwith your own design, with the help of your new bamboo weaving friend.

Next, well check out the processes behindcotton weaving, potteryandnatural tie-dying from a local expert before making our way to a workshop that showcases the works of local artists.

After all that shopping, its time for an injection of culture and history! We will stop at ahistoric templewhich originated from theChiangSaenkingdom,dating back600 years. The area is surroundedby ancient kiln sites andlushforest.

Holy water is next with a visit to the natural springsthat locals believe can healthe sick.

Then were off to an organic farm where we will enjoy a delicious Thai lunch usingingredients sourcedfrom the farm.

Then well saygoodbye tosome of the lovely people we have met today and hop back in the car for the45 minutereturnjourney toChiangmai City where yourtourwillend. Before you go, dont forget to ask your local guide for tips on what else to see, do and eat during your stay.

Inclusions

  • Local English-speaking guide , Transportation , Lunch (Thai food) , Activityworkshopthat includes a souvenir to take home(clay work and bamboo weaving)

Exclusions

  • Drinksat lunch, Souvenirs and personal shopping Tips/gratuities for your local guide s and drivers

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Dress standards are conservative throughout Asia, especially outside major cities. To respect this and for your own comfort, we strongly recommend modest clothing. This means clothing that covers your shoulders and knees. Loose, lightweight, long clothing is both respectful and cool in the predominantly hot Asian climate. This trip visits religious sites, please ensure your knees and shoulders are covered

This tour can be customized to accommodate dietary restrictions. Please notify us in advance if you have any dietary needs. 

For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.

This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour at the rate listed above. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge. Please inform us at the time of booking if youll be bringing a child under the age of 6.