Long Neck Karen Village Tour
About the Activity:Indulge in a day trip to see the historic symbols of Thailand such as the old villages, streets, attractions and wildlife parks.You will get a pickup from your hotel at Chiang Maia around 09:00 AM and will be dropped to the tour location.Upon reaching there, you will get a chance to explore the orchids, the butterfly farm and interact with the local villages and get to know their daily life.Visit the different hill tribe villages like, Akha, Meo, Lisu , Palong and Karen, which are known for its people who embed their necks with rings.The Karens are known as the Long Neck tribe. Women put brass rings on their necks when they turn 5 or 6 years old and no. of the ring will increase every year until their necks become longer as a symbol of beauty. The tour does not mean to humiliate them but we take you to learn about their culture and live style which are different to us. (We have no intention to disgrace them)Later, you will get a chance to visit the Chiang Dao Cave, located at the base of the Chiang Dao mountain, the cave houses a Buddhist temple, which is considered holy.Get back to your hotels around 05:00 PM after winding up your tour.