Chiang Rai Things to Do

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  • 1. Singha Park Chiang Rai

    Great place for scenic views of Chiang Rai. The giraffes & zebras were beautiful. The bike paths are very well maintained that gives access to the whole farm. The Tea plantations throughout the farm...

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  • 2. A most unusual place of worship.

    In my travels I have been in literally thousands of churches, mosques, temples, gurdwaras, synagogues etc. but Wat Rong Khun is really the most unusual of them...

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  • 3. Karen Village

    Karen Village is a one part village from Chiang Rai,it was stay with Long neck woman and Long ears woman.Karen Village is look like cultural museum, because all...

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  • 4. Mekong River

    The most significant moment in Chiang Rai was a boat ride along the Mekong river. Passing between Laos and Burma, closed countries at that time, provided a...

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  • 5. Golden Triangle Mekong River

    The Golden Triangle is one of Asia's three main opium-producing areas,country is Thailand ,Myanmar and Laos.Middle of this three countries have an small island...

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  • 6. Try Chinese Yunnanese Cuisine

    Whilst in Mae Salong sample the fine Chinese Yunnanese cuisine offered by most restaurants in town. Typical dishes include mantou (Chinese steamed buns),...

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  • 7. Thermal Water

    Chiang Rai has many thermal springs, where water comes at high temperatures. In the way from Chiang Mai, it's possible to stop and see water and vapor springing...

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  • 8. outdoor rock climbing and zip lines near town

    Just 3 Km nw of downtown Chiang Rai (northernmost Thailand), there's a wonderfull adventure park called Boomerang Park. Beautiful limestone cliffs bordering the...

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  • 9. Chiang Rai and Khun Korn Waterfalls

    "Tak Mork Waterfalls" is the old name of "Khun Korn Waterfalls" which is 30 minutes away from the City center of Chiang Rai. Around 33 km away from the City. It...

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  • 10. Wat Rong Khun Or White Temple

    Before my visit to this contemporary wat in Chiang Rai I though this is just the normal wat, but I was totally wrong. This White Templeor Wat Rong Khun is more...

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  • 11. The White Temple

    The White Temple, or Wat Rong Khun, is a new construction, built by artist and teacher Ajarn Chaloemchai Khositphiphat. In its colour and other respects it is...

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  • 12. WAT RONG KHUN (White Temple)

    This Temple takes your breath away when you first see it, it is BEAUTIFUL!It's a modern Temple that was designed and built by artist Chaloemchai Khositphiphat...

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  • 13. The Black House

    The Black House, alias Baan Si Dum, alias the Baandum Museum is not on the itinery of most tours. We just happened to read a Time article in the White Temple...

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  • 14. Oub Kham Museum

    Another private museum. But unlike mr Paithun who established his boat museum in Ayuthaya through a lifetime of hard work, the founder of the Oub Kham Museum -...

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  • 15. A magnificent waterfall.

    A magnificent waterfall.OK, I have to start this tip off with an apology. Due to reasons far too boring to go into here, I was without my camera for a couple of...

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  • 16. Golden Triangle Tour

    Unlike Chiang Mai where there's dozens of tour agents offering tours, it became apparent to me when I walked around Chiang Rai that tour agents were a bit thin...

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  • 17. Wat Jet Yot

    This temple was just down the road from where I was staying at the Janson House (see my accommodation tip). It was built in 1844 by a Buddhist monk called...

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  • 18. Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong

    This temple is located on a small hill to the northwest of the town centre, near the river. It features a golden chedi that was constructed with a mixture of...

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  • 19. Wat Phra Kaew

    This is the most highly revered wat in Chiang Rai. Legend has it that in 1434 the stupa was struck by lightning and fell apart to reveal the Emerald Buddha....

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  • 20. Wat Phra Singh

    Constructed around 1385 by King Mahaphrom, this wat is regarded as a fine example of Lanna-style architecture. Note the twin sets of peacocks that flank the bot...

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  • 21. Hill Tribe Museum

    The Hill Tribe Museum is funded by famed Thai philanthropist Meechai's PDA and serves as a handy place to visit for anyone considering trekking from Chiang Rai....

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  • 22. Clock Tower

    This is a new clock tower built to commemorate His Majesty the King's 80th birthday and to replace an old and tatty version. It's gold, gaudy, brash and...

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  • 23. Wat Rong Khun

    Wat Rong Khun is very different to any of temple you are likely to see in Thailand. A lifetime project of artist Chalermchai Kositpipat, the temple has a fine...

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  • 24. Wat Rong Khun

    Wat Rong Khun is a buddhist temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand. It was designed by Chalermchai Kositpipat. Construction began in 1998 and is expected to end in...

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  • 25. Doi Maesalong Museum

    You can't believe that on isolated mountains in North-Thailand live Chinese people. Their ancestors are forgiven and lonely army from China. In 1949 Chiang Kai...

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