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ONLINE EXPERIENCE

The Secrets of Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai, ThailandPart of Airbnb Online Experiences

Online experience hosted by Sue

60 minsHosted in English
Join online
Meet your host live on Zoom.
Up to 10 people
Private groups available for up to 30.

What you'll do

Take a journey to the past, immersing in Chiangmai's unique and vibrant history through the art of storytelling. Uncovering fascinating and fun stories that you would never hear from any official guide!

Learning from the past allows us to understand our present. What though off as a newly won freedom might just be a long-forgotten way of life 1000s years ago. Take a journey back in time to the strange but refreshingly liberal culture of ancient Chiang Mai (the capital of Lanna Kingdom).
Meet the "Ancient Lanna Hipsters", discover their "very different" definition of beauty, their unorthodox beliefs, and super hilarious courting ritual!

This tour is a labor of love from multiple years of research that was once supposed to be for a historical-based novel. With a twist of fate, now it has transformed into a tour to introduce the world to the amazing Lanna culture!
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Let's have a good time together.
Take a journey to the past, immersing in Chiangmai's unique and vibrant history through the art of storytelling. Uncovering fascinating and fun stories that you would never hear from any official guide!

Learning from the past allows us to understand our present. What though off as a newly won freedom might just be a long-forgotten way of life 1000s years ago. Take a journey back in time to the strange but refreshingly liberal culture…

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Use Zoom to participate on your desktop or mobile device. After you book you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book a private group
    Sue can host private groups of any size, up to 30 guests. Private group rates start at $113.

Meet your host, Sue

Host on Airbnb since 2012
  • 114 Reviews
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I love history, art, nature, and people. Naturally, I’m always curious and try new things. I travelled here a while back and instantly fell in love with this city. So I decided to move here and make Chiangmai my new home. During the past few years, I went to countless numbers of museums, galleries, nature hikes, joining tons of activities and workshops. As a result, I accidentally become the so-call “local expert” among friends, if anyone in my circle decided to visit Chiangmai they would likely to give me a call first :)

This is my passion, to entertain, to educate, to ensure that you have a great time. I’m not just a stories teller but a friend. My friendship goes beyond the end of the trip, as I really wish you to love Chiangmai as much as I do, and maybe one day call this city your new home as well.
I love history, art, nature, and people. Naturally, I’m always curious and try new things. I travelled here a while back and instantly fell in love with this city. So I decided to move here and make Chiangmai my new home. During the past few years, I went to countless numbers of museums, galleries, nature hikes, joining tons of activities and workshops. As a result, I accidentally become the so-call “local expert” among friends, if anyone in my circle decided to visit Chiangmai they would likely…
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Robb
March 2021
I loved this informative etour! During the 1 hour experience, I learned so much about the culture and history of Chiang Mai that I never knew before. Fascinating insights, history lessons and pictures to demonstrate. It was lovely to meet Sue and her passion for history really shone through, making this a one of a kind experience.
I loved this informative etour! During the 1 hour experience, I learned so much about the culture and history of Chiang Mai that I never knew before. Fascinating insights, history…
Jazmin
March 2021
An experience like this is exactly what I needed during the pandemic! I’ve been itching to go traveling and have been wanting to go back to Thailand. I’ve never been the Chiang Mai and now I know where I want to go once it’s safe to travel! Sue shared a very interesting history about northern Thailand and she lives there! It was so fun and it was great getting to know her.
An experience like this is exactly what I needed during the pandemic! I’ve been itching to go traveling and have been wanting to go back to Thailand. I’ve never been the Chiang Mai…
Kathleen
March 2021
Sue was amazing! We absolutely loved this online tour through Chiang Mai history. She made us laugh, she made us think. It was the best way we could have started our day today.
Shannon
March 2021
Sue is an excellent storyteller passionate about the history that it comes from. She connects with the audience right away and brings her own personality into it. I loved seeing the drawings from her boyfriend to help with her presentations. Highly recommend.
Sue is an excellent storyteller passionate about the history that it comes from. She connects with the audience right away and brings her own personality into it. I loved seeing th…
Saisuda
February 2021
I organized this storytelling session with Sue as an activity for our remote working team and we had such a great time. Sue helped bringing to life great stories about Chiang Mai and unique insights that really inspired us. Highly recommend this special experience!
I organized this storytelling session with Sue as an activity for our remote working team and we had such a great time. Sue helped bringing to life great stories about Chiang Mai a…
Corinna
January 2021
I randomly picked this experience and I'm soo glad I did. This is really such a special, fascinating, refreshing experience thanks to the beautiful "ancient Lanna Hipsters" and the vibrant host and expert Sue with her positive energy and passion for history and stories. I enjoyed the lively interaction with her and it's so awesome to learn so much about a different culture with lots of pictures, documents, self-made cartoons (so cute). I highly recommend. (I only regret that I got 0 points in the quizz ;-) I'm joking... ) Thanks.
I randomly picked this experience and I'm soo glad I did. This is really such a special, fascinating, refreshing experience thanks to the beautiful "ancient Lanna Hipsters" and the…

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.