Chiang Mai has long been known as Thailand’s City of Handicrafts, and in the Sankamphaeng district of Chiangmai is the heart of the handicraft industry. Many of Thailand’s major producers are located here and you will find all of the traditional crafts of the old days and the new in the shops along the Chiangmai – Sankampaeng Road in only one day with “Historic handicraf village” tour”.
Round: Chiang Mai - Sankamphaeng - Chiang Mai
Pick you up at your hotel and then transfer you to Sankamphaeng district. In the Sankamphaeng district, you’ll see the ornate lacquerware of the area, which combines beauty and practicality. Observe the diversity of the local silk and textiles. Thailand is famous worldwide for its fine, pure silk & Chiang Mai produces some of the finest. Marvel at Chiang Mai’s intricate woodcarving. Skilled local craftsmen are experts in carving fine teakwood in reliefs, statuary & furniture. Umbrella making is also a key local industry. Hand-painted umbrellas are made of delicate “Sa” paper & available in many designs. See the selection of silverware & gems. Silversmithing began in Chiang Mai centuries ago along Wualai Road – the Silver village. Traditional items such as trays, bowls & boxes are also available. Pick up & Drop off at Chiang Mai city.