Excursions in Mae Hong Son and North
Depart by local truck to Ban Nai Soi, a Karen Hilltribe village. There are approximately 300,000 Karens in Thailand, making them by far the most populous minority group in the country. The Karen tribe inhabits many areas of western and northern Thailand and can be divided into several sub-groups. The Padaung, the famous "long-neck" people whose women traditionally wear many tight bronze rings around their necks, are another of the many sub-groups. The women of the Padaung stretch their necks fro
08.30 AM; Visit to the impressive Phra Thad Doi Kong Moo Temple, the most important temple located high in the mountains with stunning views of Mae Hong Sorn city. Continue to Wat Chongkome; Wat Chong Klang; Shan style; next to Mae Hong Sorn lake a short stop at local market will be made before back to the hotel.