Mae Hong Son- An Unspoiled Tourist Destination
A picturesque location on the northern part of Thailand, Mae Hong Son is also one of the most beautiful tourist destinations of the world. Surrounded by sprawling mountains, this small town offers a warm welcome to its guests. The picturesque Nong Jong Kham Lake is one of the major natural wonders of this place. Though flights land here from Chiang Mai on a regular basis, this place is peaceful in comparison to other Thai towns and cities. With lots of hotels, resorts and guest houses, Mae Hong Son has become one of the most popular destinations of Thailand.
Shan is the predominant population of Mae Hong Son. You can take a trip to Shan and Karen villages from the town. Exploring the Lahu, Lisu and Musoe villages is fun as well. These peaceful picturesque villages will be quite interesting to explore. Talking to the villagers will give you an insight into the life of the local people.
The best time to visit Mae Hong Son is between November and March. You will find that most vacation travel deals offer trip to this Thai town during the winter season. Weather is pleasant during day. But at night you cannot go out without woolens. It is better to avoid visiting this place between June to October because paved roads are few in number. Traveling becomes difficult in rainy season.
Mae Hong Son is a small town and walking is undoubtedly the best way to get around. You can also rent bicycles from Titan internet shop. Motorbikes can be also rented for visiting the surrounding areas. You can also avail bus and taxi if required. However, as said before walking is the best way to explore the town.
Things to enjoy in Mae Hong Son:
Drinking the natural beauty of the place will take away your stress and tension. You can walk around the lake or go for trekking in the mountains. This will give you an opportunity to visit the tribal villages in the hills.
Thampla Phasua Waterfall National Park
While enjoying holiday specials trip to Mae Hong Son, you should pay a visit to the Thampla Phasua Waterfall National Park. This park covers 488 km of “Thanon Thongchai” range which separates Burma from Thailand.
Located near Huay Pha village, nearly 17 km from the town you will find a water channel that will take you to a submerged cave. You can find thousands of “Pluang-Hin” fishes into the cave.
Mae Hog Son is an ideal destination for people looking for unique travel ideas.