Chiang Mai Things to Do

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  • 26. Wat Suan Dok - Buddhist Temple

    This temple is located on a main road that leads west from the old city. Constructed by King Ku Nu in 1383, the bot in this compound contains a huge 500-year-old bronze Buddha image which is...

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  • 27. Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden

    This international botanical garden extends over a mountainous area of 560 acres was established to honour Queen Sirikit in 1992. The garden has an excellent collection of Thai and foreign plants laid...

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  • 28. Hot Springs

    We hired a songthaw and tripped around for the day - one of the places we visited was the Sankhampeng hot springs. This place was a lovely little oasis, and obviously a popular gathering place for...

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  • 29. Mae Ping River

    The Ping River is located about 1km east of the city walls. Along with the Nan River, it is one of the two main contributories of Chao Phraya River which flows through Bangkok. It originates at Doi...

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  • 30. Sankampaeng Hot Springs

    The Sankhampang Hot Springs are about a 45 minute drive from Chiang Mai on Highway 1317. The drive there is lovely and very pretty with views of the mountains and rice paddy's. The roads are good and...

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  • 31. Tuk Tuk

    A cheap way to see a lot of the wats without walking is to go by tuktuk. Three of us squeezed in the back of one and were given a terrific tour both in and outside the old city all for 30baht. We had...

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  • 32. Snake Farm

    After we finished looking at terrible show at snake farm, someone there recommended us going to monkey school where not so far, we felt like to check it out. There was a lot monkeys with chain at...

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  • 33. Cultural Center

    Despite its name the "Old Chiang Mai Cultural Centre", it has nothing to do with the history of Chiang Mai, being the brain-child of an enterprising businessman. It is a reconstruction of a hill-tribe...

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  • 34. Flower Festival

    ROYAL FLORA RATCHAPHRUEK 2006 International Horticultural Exposition for His Majesty the King. It is scheduled between 1st November, 2006 – 31st January, 2006 at the Royal Agriculture Center, Maehia...

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  • 35. Three Kings Monument

    Three Kings Monument is located in the center of Chiang Mai, in the area where palaces used to stand. The sculpture of the three kings is a symbol of Chiang Mai. Before leaving the square, check out...

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  • 36. Monk Chat

    While in Chiang Mai, take the unique opportunity to talk to a monk. Yes, monks are often keen to practice their English. Monk chat is free and is open Monday to Saturday from noon to 6:30. Its pretty...

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  • 37. National Museum

    This temple is a unique and elegant temple located next door to the Chiang Mai National Museum, about 2km north-west of the old city, along the Superhighway. It was built in 1455 during the reign of...

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  • 38. Wat Doi Kham - Buddhist Temple

    Wat Phrathat Doi Kam is located in Mae Hia District. It was abandoned in 1966. Later many ancient images of the Lord Buddha were discovered so the villagers helped to reconstruct the temple and named...

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  • 39. City Walls

    Chiang Mai's historical centre lies within the walled city (City is chiang in the northern Thai dialect while 'mai' is new, hence Chiang Mai - "New City"). Sections of the wall dating to their...

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  • 40. Dokmai Garden

    Dokmai Garden is the perfect escape for the discerning tourist who wishes to escape the hustle and bustle of downtown Chiang Mai. It is just 25 minute drive from Central Chiang Mai, and yet it feels...

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  • 41. Chiang Dao Cave

    We travelled for almost 3 hours before we reached Chiang Dao Cave. Admission fee is 5 Baht per person. Spelunking is not that hard as the inside of the cave is already well-lighted. You can find many...

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  • 42. Tribal Museum

    Tribal Museum is an ethnology museum, located on Chotana Road, not so far from central of the city. It is in the area of King Rama IX Lanna Garden. The featuring inside are the indigenous culture of 9...

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