Chiang Mai Attractions

Chiang Mai is...the land of beauty, warm hospitality and good manners ...the land of fascinating, mist-shrouded mountains and fertile valleys ...the land of relig ion with over 1,100 Buddhist temples...and the land of Thai arts and handicrafts. An old city of over 700 years, Chiang Mai has rooted its culture so deeply that it has its own dialect, its own architecture, its own costume, its own dances and its own cuisine. Though modernization has crept into this faraway region for decades, Chiang Mai still retains its natural charm and old culture. If you have a chance to visit this tourist paradise, you will understand why people call it "The Rose of the North" .

There are three sections of Chiang Mai Attractions as follows:

1.Tour Routes
The numerous places of interest in Chiang Mai can be conveniently grouped into the following routes, each easily accessible by car and mostly covered within one day.

. City Tour
. Doi Suthep Route
. Mae Rim - Samoeng Route
. Chiang Mai - Chom Thong - Hot Route ( to Doi Inthanon National Park )
. Bo Sang - Sankamphaeng Route
. Mae Taeng - Chiang Dao - Fang Route

2. Trekking in Chiang Mai & Northern Thailand

3. Activities / Sports Facilities

If you want to find some specific places, see the lists below:

Natural Charms
Doi Ang Khang
Doi Inthanon National Park
Doi Suthep & Doi Pui National Park
Doi Tao Lake
Hot Springs
Fang Hot Springs
San Kamphaeng Hot Springs
Huai Kaeo Falls
Mae Klang Waterfall
Mae Sa Waterfall
Mae Ya Waterfall
Chiang Mai Arboretum
Kok River Trip to Chiang Rai
Ob Luang Gorge
Orchid & Butterfly Farms
Bhubing Palace
Queen Sirikit Botanical Garden
Tha Ton
Hilltribe Villages
Doi Ang Khang
Doi Pui Tribal Village
Mae Sa Meo Village
Chiang Mai National Museum
Hilltribe Museum
Shopping Area
Night Bazaar
Muang Kung Earthenware Village
Ban Thawai Woodcarving Village
Ban Rai Phai Ngam Cotton Weaving Village
Bo Sang Umbrella Village
San Kamphaeng Cotton & Silk Weaving Village
Wats (Buddhist Temples)
Wat Chedi Luang
Wat Chet Yot (Wat Photharam)
Wat Chiang Man
Wat Ku Tao
Wat Phra Sing
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong
Wat Suan Dok
Wat Tha Ton
Wat U-Mong
Other Attractions
Chiang Dao Cave
Chiang Mai Zoo
Elephant Camps
Khruba Siwichai Monument
Bhubing Palace
Queen Sirikit Botanical Garden
Taeng Dao Elephant Camp
Twin Royal Pagodas
Wiang Kum Kam
Wiang Tha Kan
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