Trekking in the Hill Tribe Villages of Chiang Mai
Since tourists started to arrive in Chiang Mai in numbers Hilltribe Trekking has been one of the most popular activities in North Thailand. The main groups in Thailand are Akha, Lisu, Lahu, Karen, Yao and Hmong. Each tribe has very interesting history, traditions, style of houses, dress, etc.. We have developed a number of tours in which you get an in-depth experience, spend time in the village and get to know local people. Trekking through the jungle to remote mountainous villages is still very popular. Spending the night in a bamboo hut, helping your guide cooking a dinner on a wood fire and meeting people of different and exotic cultures is still one of the great experiences you can have. Many people regard the trekking experience as one of the highlights of their holiday. It’s a back to nature experience that city dwellers really like.
To join these trekking you need a certain level of physical fitness. Hiking in the mountain with tropical temperatures is not for everyone. It is a great workout and if you are up to it not to be missed. You will thunderous waterfalls on your way and views are magnificent.