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.

Find and book a tour to Thailand online at the prices of tour operators at no extra charge you can using the suggested search form. Well, more information about Thailand and its resorts, including Chiang Maiyou can get from our site.

🕒 October 16, 2018

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admin 14 September, 2018
About Chalong already reported here https://nashaplaneta.net/asia/thai/phuket-pliaji#chalong and https://nashaplaneta.net/asia/thai/phuket-pliaji-chalong. For a short stay I would highly not recommend. I didn't live in but came walked and treated him, then to the description to do I this area is not "inserted". If long-term stay, then it is to be away from the crowds. ...
Слава22 17 September, 2018
Eternal summer, thank you for the interesting report. ...
of Satanta 17 September, 2018
Oh, the husband learns that such a possibility Samui has his ears do not pull out)) ...
Setanta of 17 September, 2018
And I'm afraid to say something on a completely alien language. Clear - European languages. They are closer to us. And in Southeast Asia - there seems to be even the sounds some are not. I don't risk)) ...
admin 17 September, 2018
Buy candy with the taste of durian sold in every major supermarket like Big C. there Are also in cans canned, but rarely. ...
admin 17 September, 2018
Now the prices in Thailand when translated into roubles above, than in Russia. Some products, such as eggs or pork, generally almost twice as expensive. Well, it certainly is when compared with the province. So keep in mind, this is not a cheap country, as it was until 2014. ...
admin 17 September, 2018
I have a strong opinion that trips to a guide which tells about the sights, only needed for historical sites. And considering that there are places on Samui not, then excursions are not necessary, if you are able to reach on their own. If you drive a motorbike, take it in rent and go, all you will see. ...
admin 9 October, 2018
To clarify the question, you're about three countries write. ...
admin October 14, 2018
IMHO, I would not go. Still in Safari, lots of animals. ...
lansulrikh 27 October, 2018
Hello dear friends! I want to share my video about the life and meditations in the forest Buddhist monastery Wat PA There is WUA located in the mountains of Northern Thailand in the Mae Hong SORN province, 80 km from the beach and 100 km from the backpacker town of Pai. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0MhIpPvuP80 ...

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