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Thai Silk Village

120/27 Moo 3, Chiangmai-Sankampaeng Rd., Km.3 | San Klang Subdistrict, San Kamphaeng 50130, Thailand
+66 53 338 357
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Interesting, but staff a bit pushy

The silk village was definitely an interesting place to village. When you arrive you will be... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Michelle H
via mobile
An educational experience

My knowledge of the process into silk making was enhanced by a visit to this place. Well worth a... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
EarlRay60
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Kent, United Kingdom
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120/27 Moo 3, Chiangmai-Sankampaeng Rd., Km.3 | San Klang Subdistrict, San Kamphaeng 50130, Thailand
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+66 53 338 357
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

The silk village was definitely an interesting place to village. When you arrive you will be immediately taken on a tour explaining the silk making process (hopefully you won’t have any questions though because the Guide’s English is limited to the script for the tour)....More

Thank Michelle H
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ThaSilkVillage, Admin Thai Silk Village at Thai Silk Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your comments and feedback, we will improve and fix the problem to get better.

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

My knowledge of the process into silk making was enhanced by a visit to this place. Well worth a visit.

Thank EarlRay60
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ThaSilkVillage, Admin Thai Silk Village at Thai Silk Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We happy to say thank you for your coment&feedback. Thank you very much! <3 Thank you for your comments and feedback, we will improve and fix the problem to get better.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I visited Thai Silk Village and bought many silk items. I bought a scarf that was packaged. I discovered a tear in the silk after my trip. Since it was packaged, the scarf was purchased with the tear. I’ve sent pictures. They said they would...More

Thank waltzfoxtrot18
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ThaSilkVillage, Admin Thai Silk Village at Thai Silk Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We Apologize for this situation and reply late, Our company has recently had an admin. please email the detail about scarf and invoice no. or picture at info@thaisilkvillage.com and We will explain how to change the product for you. we will improve and fix the...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Having been to other silk factories i was hoping this one would be different.The lady that welcomed us took us round explaining the process. but she wanted to rush round and we were interested watching the weavers at work on large looms. All the different...More

Thank 918teresah
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ThaSilkVillage, Admin Thai Silk Village at Thai Silk Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sorry for late reply. We recently had an administrator. Some silk products can be allowed to take pictures, some of them cannot be photographed because some people use them in the commercial. Actually, You can take a photo for a memorial. Thank you for your...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

We stopped at the Silk Village on our tour of Thailand and I found it really interesting. A guide showed us the silkworms in all stages of their life (allowing time for photographs and then we were shown the silk produced by the worms and...More

Thank KaraokeSue7
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ThaSilkVillage, Thai Silk Admin at Thai Silk Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sorry for the late reply. We recently had an administrator. Thank you for your comments and feedback, we will improve and fix the problem to get better.

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful shop, wonderful collection, amazing presentation, reasonable prices , nice friendly staff, English speaking staff available.

Thank Hans H
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ThaSilkVillage, Thai Silk Admin at Thai Silk Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sorry for the late reply. Thank you for your comments and feedback, we will improve and fix the problem to get better

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

San Kamphaeng Road is where you will find better quality goods including some high end hand made merchandise. It's a stretch of a few miles right outside the city but technically in Chiang Mai. It's sort of a highway; you can't walk it - you...More

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ThaSilkVillage, Thai Silk Admin at Thai Silk Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comments and feedback, we will improve and fix the problem to get better

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

The visit of the workshop is quite interesting but it takes 5 min...and it is just a way to guide you towards the huge silk shop aside. Funny anyway.

Thank Guillaume C
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had a most interesting 30minutes in the Thai Silk Village. Amazing story to watch the progression from bug to cocoon to silk thread to weaving to silk shirts, etc. The process is intriguing! The shop had a wide range of products for sale, at...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

It was very interesting learning how silk is made. We were shown the entire life-cycle of the silk worm. Also interesting, is how they spin the silk from the cocoon and turn it into lovely hand-made items. A lot of reviews mention that it is...More

Thank TravelLover985
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Anna L
10 June 2017|
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Response from Aussielins | Reviewed this property |
The complex is open for most of the day and probably a visit in the early morning or late afternoon would be best as the place wouldn't be so busy with other tourists.
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Heather F
14 May 2017|
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Response from SandyM053 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I’m not sure as this is not something which I purchased so did not enquire
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