Attractions

Phu Chi Fa

Phu Chi Fa There is a trail which leads from a parking lot up to the viewing point on the top of this mountain, Phu Chi Fa is approximately 25 kilometers to the south of Doi Pha Tang in Thoeng Di ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:03:31

Wat Phra That Chedi Luang

Wat Phra That Chedi Luang Located in Chiang Saen old town, it was built by King Saen Phu, the 3rd ruler of the Lanna kingdom in early 13th Century. Ancient sites include the bell-shaped, Lanna-st ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:02:32

Wat Phra That Doi Pu Khao

Wat Phra That Doi Pu Khao This riverside temple along the banks of the Mekong is one of the best in Chiang Saen. Located outside of the centre of town, the elevated location of the temple complex ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:02:14

The Hall of Opium, Golden Triangle Park

The Hall of Opium, Golden Triangle Park exhibits the history of opium in the Golden Triangle, its origin, opium war when people lived on opium planting and smoking, as well as the recovery of the ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:01:58

The Golden Triangle

The Golden Triangle locally called "Sop Ruak", is where the Mekhong meets the Ruak River and also where the borders of three countries, Laos, Burma and Thailand, meet together. There ar ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:01:42

Wat Phra That Chom Kitti

Wat Phra That Chom Kitti Located approximately 1.7 kilometers from town, this hilltop temple has a pagoda containing a Buddha relic.  The Mae Kong River can clearly be seen from here. This t ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:01:27

Phra That Pha Ngao

Phra That Pha Ngao is located on the top of a mountain outside of the city, which has a bell shaped chedi situated on large boulers. Nearby is a Vihan where several old Chiang Saen-style Buddha S ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:01:10

Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong

Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong is located within the city walls.  This temple was built by Prince Thong Ngua, a son of king Tilokkarat. This temple is home to the bronze Buddha image Phra Chao Lan& ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:00:54

Chiang Saen National Museum

Chiang Saen National Museum located in old town Chiang Saen, this museum exhibits artifacts excavated locally including a well-known Chiang Sean-style bronze Buddha image and Lanna Thai artifacts ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 16:00:34

Monkey Cave or Tham Phum Tham Pla (FISH CAVE)

Monkey Cave or Tham Phum Tham Pla (FISH CAVE) Tham Pla is often called Monkey Temple. Located in Pong Ngam village of Mae Sai. It is a small canal that water flows from a tunnel under lime s ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:59:25

Doi Nang Non

Doi Nang Non  "Sleeping Lady mountain", is an unusual land feature located in Mae Chan district on the western side of the highway between Chiang Rai and Mae Sai. The silhouette of ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:59:06

Amphoe Mae Sai

Amphoe Mae Sai the Northernmost District of Chiang Rai, borders on Burma's Tachileik marked by the Mae Sai River with a bridge spanning both sides. The area has a market selling lots of different ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:58:50

Doi Tung

Doi Tung Located on Doi Tung Mountain ia a beautiful royal residence known as Phra Tamnak Doi Tung, which includes the Doi Tung Palace and the Mae Fa Luang Flower Garden. The Wat Phra That Doi Tu ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:58:33

Doi Hua Mae Kham

Doi Hua Mae Kham is situated about 1,850 meters above sea level in Amphoe Mae Fah Luang, the domicle of the hill tribes near the Thai-Burmese border, about three housrs by road along the Mae Chan ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:58:18

Doi Mae Salong

Doi Mae Salong is home to a community settled by remnants of the 93rd Division of the Republic of China Army, who moved out of Yunnan province, China, in to Burma and after to Thai territory at t ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:58:00

Kok River

Kok River flows through the town of Chiang Rai and is 130 kilometres long. Long-tailed boats and cruises can be made from town to travel. Hill tribe villages in the area are popular with traveler ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:57:37

Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park (Rai Mae Fah Luang)

Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park (Rai Mae Fah Luang) is a cultural center and center of Lanna studies.  It was founded by the late Princess Mother, who bought a 140 rai plot to set up a c ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:57:16

Oub Kham Museum

Oub Kham Museum If you prefer to delve deeper into Lanna history, art and cultural heritage, the splendid collection at Oub Kham Museum is a must-see. The collections includes objects from the ar ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:56:59

Wat Rong Khun

Wat Rong Khun is also known as the White Temple, was designed and built by artist Chaloemchai Khositphiphat. White temple and its many statues of figures based on religious beliefs, the construct ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:56:37

The Naval City Pillar

The Naval City Pillar Fusing ancient Khmer and Lanna concepts of the universe and man’s position in relation to them, the Naval City Pillar is a series of carved stone pillars – about ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:56:20

Wat Doi Thong (Phra That Chomthong)

 Wat Doi Thong (Phra That Chomthong) Set atop a low hill above the northwest side of town– the highest point in the city center. Built in the 10th Century, the temple was founded long ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:55:56

Wat Phra Kaeo

Wat Phra Kaeo is located on Trirat Road on the Northwest side of town, it once housed Thailand's most revered Buddha image, the Emerald Buddha which was discovered in 1444. The statue had been moved b ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:55:32

Wat Phra Singh

Wat Phra Singh is an ancient temple built between 1345 and 1400, during the period of King Maha Proma of Chiangrai, brother of the King of Chiangmai at the same time in history. Wat Phra Singh is ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:54:52

The King Meng Rai The Great Memorial

The King Meng Rai The Great Memorial It is located in the town on the intersection leading to Mae Chan. Originally, King Mengrai was the ruler of Nakorn Hiran Ngoen Yang (an ancient town on the b ...

Date 28/07/2014 Time 15:54:21