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From Chiang Mai, a short flight or a scenic drive into the hills will bring you to pretty Mae Hong Son.

Lady in Mae Hong Son, ThailandThis sleepy town lies near the border with Myanmar, offering an impression of what busy Chiang Mai may have been like twenty or thirty years ago.

Away from the popular villages near Chiang Mai, this region is great for trekking to hill tribe villages and exploring the natural scenery of northern Thailand.

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Suggested itinerary featuring Mae Hong Son

This sample itinerary will give you an idea of what is possible when you travel in Mae Hong Son, and showcases routes we know work particularly well. Treat this as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.

Map of Mae Hong Son

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    Places near Mae Hong Son

    Accommodation choices for Mae Hong Son

    We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Mae Hong Son. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.

    • Fern Resort, Mae Hong Son

      Fern Resort


      The Fern Resort is nestled in a small valley, seven kilometers out of the town of Mae Hong Son. The 21 wooden bungalows provide 26 rooms, which are built in local Shan style and scattered across former rice paddies.