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1/13 Chayaphum Soi 1 | Funky Monkey Guesthouse, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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It’s unlike most tours where we would frequent touristic places, Sakorn brought me to waterfalls... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
AnnDec2012
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Singapore, Singapore
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One Day with Mr. Sakorn or How to spend one Day in Chiang Mai

We booked a one day privat tour with Mr. Sakorn. And he gave us a wonderful memory. Friendly he... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
mgommail
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Berlin, Germany
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Unique Private Tour in Doi Suthep / Doi Pui National park. This tour is a great way to spend the day with a local & take in a quiet jungle temple, waterfall, hilltribe village, & coffee plantation. Learn about Thailand & Buddhism & enjoy a few short walks in this stunning area. The Driver Sakorn is indigenous ( Luwa People ) this tour is designed for those who like an authentic experience. Other options are available - please just ask : )
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

It’s unlike most tours where we would frequent touristic places, Sakorn brought me to waterfalls (though it’s a mini version), jungle walking, quiet temple in the jungle, lovely coffee plantation (a pity it’s only for university students research purposes and no tours conducted), famous Doi...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We booked a one day privat tour with Mr. Sakorn. And he gave us a wonderful memory. Friendly he guided us to wonderful places. Would recommend that to all of my friends.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We saw waterfall, beautiful temples, coffee plantations, hill tribe village. Our guide was very very nice and full of knowledge. It was great to listen what he told us about Thai local life, beliefs, Buddhism etc. He even showed us how to meditate! Coffee plantation...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

It was a very nice tour, the guide Sakorn is really kind and he explains very well everything. Try it!

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

This was great trip. The guide, Sakkorn was very kind, helpfull and gave us a lot of information about Temples, culture, buddism and meditation. We have seen some old temples outside the chiang mai, have been to Doi Suthep, coffe plantation, local restaurant, see a...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I did the tour with my husband and son and we enjoyed a lot. Sakron was really nice, he shared a lot of details about buddishm and we had the chance to visit very different things in only one day (waterfall, temples, coffee plantation and...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

I will miss Mr Sakron's easy laugh, it is so genuine and hearty. He laughs often. Also I advise taking his tour first before you visit other temples, you will have such a greater appreciation and understanding for the rest of your trip. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Extremely interesting tour, learned a lot about Buddhism, the Chiang Mai area, coffee farming, hill tribes ... the temples are much more interesting when someone can explain things to you! The best though, was chatting about Thai politics and culture with Sakorn, who is also...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Mr Sakorn was our guide along this tour and it couldn't have been better. He was a monk for 3 years and shared all his knowledge about Buddhism and Thai culture. It started with an incredible and refreshing swimming at a waterfall followed by a...More

Thank Camila S
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

We had a wonderful day exploring off the beaten path with Sakorn. I would recommend this tour if you want to see beautiful sites in Chiang Mai without the crowds. Sakorn is a joy to spend the day with and has some great hidden spots...More

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