Tours in Chiang Mai (Thailand)

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In the shadow of the world famous beach resorts of Thailand is hiding one very popular tourist city and province of Chiang Mai.

Chiang Mai (Chiang Mai), also pronounced Chiang Mai, Chang Mai, Chang Mai is the largest city in Northern Thailand, capital of the homonymous province. The population of a small city (170,000 people), but it is the fifth most populous city of Thailand and the second largest after Bangkok. The Mai is almost three times older than Bangkok. This is also a second cultural capital of Thailand. Russian tourists often compare Chiang Mai to Saint Petersburg.

Located in Chiang Mai , 700 kilometers from Bangkok and 200 kilometers from the Golden triangle in the North of the country, among the highest mountains of the country. 90 kilometers from the city is the highest mountain peak of Thailand - Golindano (Doi Inthanon).

The city is the center of Hiking in Thailand. Here it will be very interesting for those interested in history, culture and life of local people. If you are ready to spend hours wandering around the city and its environs, viewing the monuments of culture and architecture – is the place for you. It is recognized that Chiang Mai is one of the most beautiful cities in the country.

Chiang Mai is not in place and developing. It is a modern town, which carefully preserved all the sights. With well-developed infrastructure, which will make your trip comfortable and easy. The city has a huge number of hotels, developed and cheap transportation, many travel agencies.

Often the city used as a staging post on the way to the "Golden triangle", Laos or Burma. Also stop here to explore Northern Thailand: in addition to the city's interest around the city, and the whole Chiang Mai province.

The surrounding landscapes are very picturesque. From the city dispatched a large number of excursions to see the many temples, green rice terraces, rich orchards, Thai villages, tropical jungle and waterfalls.

In the vicinity of Mai live many distinct Nations have preserved their traditions since ancient times. It is home to the world famous Karen tribe, which for the ideal of female beauty worship women with a long neck and big ears. Yes, it is those who are using rings to extend their necks to incredible sizes.

So, if you are an active traveler who wants something more interesting than just basking on the beach, you will not be bored here, and impressions from visiting Northern Thailand will last for a lifetime.

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Comments / recent posts on the topic on the forum
admin 2017 18 Oct, 16:33
All right, prohibited, and a violation is punishable by a fine. ...
admin 22 may 2017, 17:28
Beautiful pictures ...
T-Sell 23 Oct 2017, 12:34
I was not there, but I have a blue dream - to go to tai. Vacationing this summer in Turkey, I met with a family that was in Patea. Told me about a beautiful garden, about a snake farm, about the "Cock king". Look not to look, it is only necessary to stock up on, well and on a budget) ...
yulkashpulka 25 Oct 2017, 20:13
for me the discovery ,it turns out that what some just a maid ,just like that comes out and does massage to a tourist? ...
31 Oct 2017, 03:56
You really are all the same where to stop because anyway during the tour, the bus will collect tourists from all over the island and faster does not work. Only in the South does not recommend (Nai Harn), from there you will be picked up early and come home to you after all. Patonga Yes, from the point of view of logistics, not quite bad. ...
admin 2017 Nov 14, 18:43
Then make it simple and not torture yourself. In the Golden triangle ride with the tour for the day, I think you will find that along the way and other interesting places. Discover fully sold on the streets in turagentsva and hotels. And in a single day ride to Mae SAI. Arrive in the city, walk there, see the cave temple, dinner and back. ...
admin 19 may 2017, 17:42
Please! Check back often ...
iscander 23 may 2017, 22:51
I read a lot about Thailand, and familiar rested there, but the desire to go there. The climate is not suitable for me. ...
admin 25 Dec 2017 11:35 am
Problems with the highest probability, I would say 99.999% of will not arise, if your passport is not full of Thai stamps. You have, as I understand it, is not full, so you can not suspect illegal work in Thailand. With regard to the actions of visa stamp, then don't worry about it. When you leave from Thailand to a neighboring country or any other, you put a stamp on exit and entry stamp will be cancelled automatically. But when you go back, you will put back on 30 days. ...
admin 26 Dec 2017, 18:09
Well, all right, available to visitors of the temples and pagodas. Part of the Palace is closed to tourists, there's also the king family is, it's sacred for Thais. ...