Must see points of interest in Chiang Mai

Here's a list of Must see points of interest in Chiang Mai recommended by our experts:

Wat Chedi Luang

Place to Visit in Chiang Mai
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Wat Chedi Luang, Prapokklao Rd. Almost in the centre of Chiang Mai are the remains of a massive chedi that toppled in in the great earthquake of 1545. The ...

Wat Phra Singh

Temple in Chiang Mai
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Wat Phra Singh, Corner of Singharaj Rd and Rajdamnern Rd. Probably Chiang Mai's best-known temple, housing the Phra Singh image, completed between 1385 and 1400...

Doi Suthep-pui National Park

Wildlife Park in Chiang Mai
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Doi Suthep-Pui National Park is a national park in Chiang Mai Province in Thailand. It includes Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, a Buddhist temple, and Bhubing Palace...

Wat Umong

Temple in Chiang Mai
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Wat Umong, off Suthep Rd (at the end of a long narrow road, off Suthep Rd. Turn at the Italian restaurant.). An ancient temple in the forest just outside Chiang...

Wat Chiang Man

Temple in Chiang Mai
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Wat Chiang Man, Rajpakinai Rd. The oldest royal temple in the city. Presumed to date from the year Chiang Mai was founded (1296), it is famed for two Buddha ...

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

Temple in Chiang Mai
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Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is a Theravada Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand. The temple is often referred to as "Doi Suthep" although this is ...

Wat Suan Dorg

Temple in Chiang Mai
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Wat Suan Dok (Suthep Rd). A large open-sided hall with a jumble of roughly hewn Buddhas with a huge dazzlingly whitewashed chedi behind.

Elephant Nature Park

Activity Place in Chiang Mai
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Elephant Nature Park, a unique conservation project set in Chiang Mai Province, Northern Thailand has been in operation since in the 1990's with a goal to ...

Chiang Mai Zoo & Aquarium

Zoo in Chiang Mai
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Extremely popular with Thai tourists, and so expect long queues. While better than some zoos, the animals are nevertheless kept in small enclosures. Operates an...

Wat Lok Moli

Temple in Chiang Mai
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Wat Lok Moli , sometimes also seen written as Wat Lok Molee ) is a Buddhist temple (Thai language: Wat ) in Chiang Mai , northern Thailand. The temple is ...

Chiang Mai National Museum

Museum in Chiang Mai
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Operated by the Fine Arts Department and established in 1973, the Chiang Mai National Museum functions as the primary caretaker of Lanna artefacts and as the ...

Wat Ched Yot

Place to Visit in Chiang Mai
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Wat Chet Yot is a Buddhist temple (Wat) in Chiang Mai in northern Thailand. It is a centre of pilgrimage for those born in the year of the Snake. The design of ...

Tribal Museum

Place to Visit in Chiang Mai
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The Tribal Museum is an ethnographic museum in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand, showing the life of Thailand's minority hill tribes.

Baan Haw Mosque

Mosque in Chiang Mai

Baan Haw Mosque is located at the night bazaar in Chiang Mai, and is one of the biggest mosques in the province, and also one of the seven Chinese mosques in ...

Wat Pan Tao

Temple in Chiang Mai
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This pretty little temple evokes mist-shrouded forests and the largess of the teak trade. The main wí·hăhn is constructed entirely of moulded teak panels ...

Wat Sri Suphan

Temple in Chiang Mai
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Wat Sri Suphan is a worthy addition to our current Chiang Mai temple coverage - it's a good one and its location adjacent to the Wualai walking street market...

Huay Tung Tao Lake

Lake/River/Water body in Chiang Mai

Huay Tung Tao is a fresh water reservoir at the foot of Doi Suthep mountain, just a few kilometers north-west of the Chiang Mai city center. The lake is used ...

Mae Sa Waterfall

Garden/Botanical Garden in Chiang Mai

Located in the Mae Sa Valley area this famous 8 tiered waterfall is one of Chiang Mai's most accessible waterfalls and worthy of a visit if you are in the Mae ...