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Villaggio Yapa, Tribu Padaung, Donne Giraffa

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Visiting here was completely a different experience for me. I got surprised and shocked on how... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
travelpeppy
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Bangkok, Thailand
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The visit to Villaggio Yapa Tribu Padaung Donne Giraffa will open your mind and you will see a... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
ritu_travelpeppy
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New Delhi, India
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Jun 26, 2018
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Villaggio Yapa, Thaton, Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Our family experience was fantastic. We didn't feel uncomfortable and didn't make the tribe feel uneasy. We asked for permission to take photos and purchased some of their handmade scarfs which are very beautiful and some nick nacks. The Padaung tribe is a subgroup of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael O
Reviewed 14 January 2018

These women are not of the Karen tribe. They are Padaung and come from Pekon, near Loikaw Myanmar. Visit them there, as I am -- review to follow.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 63Mark63
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Visiting here was completely a different experience for me. I got surprised and shocked on how they are so comfortable with those culture of long neck.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

The visit to Villaggio Yapa Tribu Padaung Donne Giraffa will open your mind and you will see a different side of tradition and cultures

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ritu_travelpeppy
Reviewed 28 April 2016

After you visit and see Villaggio Yapa, Tribu Padaung, Donne Giraffa you ask yourself "why"? But with second thought you understand that it is their culture so enjoy the difference and make pictures.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank yossinir123
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Of all the wonderful places we enjoyed in Chiang Mai and Bangkok, this place was the most unusual and most difficult to write about. The Myanmar people are secluded to this confined compound as they are given a much better life than in Myanmar (we...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Joy M
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

We visited here on our way to trek in the mountains. It's a strip of little huts and is more for show than actually lived in. I thought we were going to a real village but it was just a tourist attraction. Degrading for the...More

2  Thank TianaV
Reviewed 22 April 2015

It was a great experience to see women from Karen tribe. Village was calm and there were only few people there with us.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank KarolinaPatrykCom
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

Tour grp visit the Kareen village. Good to seen the village, that Hav another actual village all the Kareen, but not open to as "attractive ". The scarf wove handmade , more cheaper compare in night market .

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank konchiwa
Reviewed 29 December 2014

I don't need to repeat all the comments about a zoo, so please accept my apologies to say just that it's not worth to go there. Village life, cultural impression of the way of living? Watch better a Walt Disney movie instead.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank 663dirkm
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