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Umbrella Village - Bor Sang

| Bo Sang, Bo Sang, San Kamphaeng 50130, Thailand
+66 53 338 195
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This is a colourful lovely place. Small souvenir umbrellas to huge family size umbrellas are on... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Soumya N
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Great artists

I missed going to see this last time I was in Chiang Mai and am glad I made the effort this time... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Warren C
Greater Perth, Australia
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  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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| Bo Sang, Bo Sang, San Kamphaeng 50130, Thailand
+66 53 338 195
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a colourful lovely place. Small souvenir umbrellas to huge family size umbrellas are on sale here. Japanese hand fans are also on sale. The craftsmen charge a small amount and do customised hand painting too. Making umbrellas using paper, bamboo & colours is...More

Thank Soumya N
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I missed going to see this last time I was in Chiang Mai and am glad I made the effort this time. It is great to see the umbrella's being made and then being painted. I had a design painted on the back of my...More

Thank Warren C
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Felt as though the job of the workers there was to demonstrate the work, I.e. It's not a local factory with locals but rather a tourist site for shopping. I'm all for supporting local artists, this did not feel like that. Friendly introduction to the...More

Thank sushikick
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

When in chiang mai make sure to have 3/4 hours to visit the umbrella village and other workshops in the nearby, such as the very famous Shinawatra Thai Silk. In the umbrella market you can buy umbrella and handcraft nice gifts for nothing. I bough...More

1  Thank Veronica V
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A really interesting small centre with a small cafe outside. You can buy a small plain umbrella and choose a design for the artists to paint on it. Watching them do this was amazing.

Thank Jenny F
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Went there after looking at other people's reviews. The reviews didn't match our experience or I have different opinions of experiences. Two women working on glueing umberellas surrounded by pictures of the process involved. Really aggressive artists wanting to paint anything you are wearing. Would...More

Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Very interesting to see how umbrellas & fans are made, start to finish. The artist are talented & will paint one of your items; phone case, shirt, etc. The shop prices are reasonable.

Thank LarRanTravels
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Don't forget to bring your camera :) it's a photo opportunity. You can find a lot of hand made umbrella here at very affordable price, or other souvenir stuffs. The people who work here is an artist! Thumbs up

Thank msfilipinatraveler
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Rent a scooter (for no more than 8$/day) and travel out on Rt1006 till you come to a major intersection and a left turn for Bo Sang. A hundred feet after you take the turn, on the right, you'll see a big craft center -...More

Thank Sekjr
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We had our hotel hire a taxi to take us out to the umbrella village and it was fantastic! Bring white t-shirts or anything you'd want painted and they will paint whatever you'd like on pretty much anything. We had t-shirts, a drone, shorts, and...More

3  Thank Meghan C
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