It’s almost impossible to pick a favorite, but Akha Ama Coffee definitely belongs in my top 3. I discovered the La Fattoria branch (there are 3 branches in Chiang Mai) by accident after visiting the Wat Phra Singh temple.
I sometimes wonder if the coffee culture in Chiang Mai would also exist without the instagrammable interiors.
With no ‘real’ public transport in Chiang Mai, I decided to walk from Nimman to the Old City on my first day.
With the high temperatures in Chiang Mai you spend a lot of time indoors where there’s air conditioning.
Having lunch with colourful flowers in the background sounds like a perfect meal, and you can experience this at the Galae restaurant.
Anna Farm & Eatery provides you with a gorgeous view of rice fields stretching out as far as your eyes can see.
Located on a calm lake, just a short distance outside Chaing Mai is where you can have a cup of java sitting on a hammock over a lake.
True to its name, this cafe in Chiang Mai will woo you with its chic and stylish setting.
Located on a mountain-top, Cafe Baan Mon Muan is where you will witness spectacular sunset while having a mouthwatering meal.
If authentic Japanese cuisine is what you are after, head over to Kouen Coffee & Bistro, a Zen-inspired tea house.
Tucked in a secret garden, surrounded by high bricked walls is Clay Studio Cafe, an outdoor cafe in Chiang Mai with the ideal ambience to have coffee in.
A long drive in Chiang Mai will yield rewards. You will come across The Giant when you take a stroll in the Mae On the region, a cafe cum treehouse.
Let’s look at a hidden gem café where you can skip the overcrowded tourist spots and explorethe rice paddies.
Jungle De Café is the answer if you are looking for an escape from a bustling Chiang Mai city.
Matchappen is calling for green tea lovers! A minimalistic 2-floor matcha teahouse is decorated in white tone with a wooden exterior.
Phufinn is both a restaurant and a café offering a scenic nature view from the mountaintop. It has 3 unique branches where you can enjoy 3 different atmospheres.
Vegan restaurant located on the ground floor of Trams Square Wellness Residency, since 2016. Serves classic Thai food as well some western style dishes.