Discover why Chiang Mai is known as ‘The Creative City of Thailand’. Visit the city’s top contemporary art gallery and admire the works of talented local artisans. Continue to the Elephant Parade House for a hands-on art experience that raises money to preserve Thailand’s elephant population.
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Head to Nimmanhemin, a hip student district near the University of Chiang Mai (CMU). Visit the University’s Contemporary Art Gallery, a multi-level gallery that displays the works of famous local artists as well as many up-and-coming artists. Meet with one-such artist who will share their personal story as well as provide expert insight into the world of Thai modern art.
Take a break at a local café, choosing from one of the many eclectic cafés that fill the Nimmanhemin neighbourhood. Enjoy a delicious cup of coffee while people watching and learning about student life in Chiang Mai.
Continue the arts exploration with a trip to Elephant Parade House for a hands-on activity. Paint and decorate a miniature elephant statue. Part of a worldwide organization, Elephant Parade House gets celebrities and renowned artists to paint these mini-elephants then auctions them off to raise money for elephant conservation. This fun, interactive experience supports a good cause and provides a memorable souvenir from Thailand’s creative scene.
With a custom-made elephant in hand, the arts adventure ends with a drive back to the hotel.
Our services include:
– Coffee break
– English speaking guide
– Tours and transfers as mentioned by private Air
– Entrance fees for mentioned visits
– Tips for driver
– Drinking water
Our services do not include:
– Other services than mentioned
– International and Domestic Flights
– Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
– Tips for guide, travel insurance
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