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Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Khong - amazingthailand.org

Chiang Khong is a small, peaceful district on the bank of the Mekong River opposite Huaixai, Lao PDR.

Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org
Akha Homestay - amazingthailand.org

Spend a day with the Akha people in the mountains of Chiang Rai and stay overnight in an Akha mud house. Watch how the hill tribe people live and work, learn about their history, traditions and culture.

Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org
Thawan Datchani National Artist House - amazingthailand.org

Covering over 100 rai, it comprises more than 25 buildings of pure and applied northern architectural styles.

Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park - amazingthailand.org

One of the most famous destinations uphill in Chiang Rai, especially during winter time, when visitors try to reach its cliff that offers spectacular views of the valley and sea of mist at sunrise.

Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org
Chiang Saen National Museum - amazingthailand.org

Located in old town Chiang Saen, this museum exhibits artifacts excavated locally including a well-known Chiang Saen-style bronze Buddha image and Lanna Thai artifacts.

Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org
Wat Rong Khun - amazingthailand.org

Wat Rong Khun, better known as “the White Temple” is one of the most recognizable temples in Thailand. The temple outside the town of Chiang Rai attracts a large number of visitors, both Thai and foreign, making it one of Chiang Rai’s most visited attractions.

Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org
Waterfalls - amazingthailand.org

Most waterfalls in Chiang Rai are within national parks.

Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org
Trekking and Elephant Trekking - amazingthailand.org

Wilderness jungle, multi-tier waterfalls, endless winding paths and a sense of discovery all combine to make trekking a must-do activity among adventurous types.

Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org
Caves - amazingthailand.org

If you are not scared of the dark and enjoy a walk into the unknown, then try Chiang Rai’s Wat Tham Pla (‘Fish Cave Temple’, but also called ‘Monkey Temple’).

Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong - amazingthailand.org

Set atop a low hill – the highest point in the city centre – Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong overlooks the entire city area and a scenic panorama of the Kok River.

Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org
Wat Phra Singh - amazingthailand.org

With the exception of the elaborately sculpted front gate – which will likely catch your attention and draw you inside – the unassuming façade of Wat Phra Singh belies a fascinating world of Lanna art and a history dating back to the 14th Century.

Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org
Wat Klang Wieng - amazingthailand.org

This is a must-see temple, for its striking architecture and ornate relief decorations.

The Naval City Pillar - amazingthailand.org
The Naval City Pillar - amazingthailand.org
The Naval City Pillar - amazingthailand.org

Fusing ancient Khmer and Lanna concepts of the universe and man’s position in relation to them, the Naval City Pillar is a series of carved stone pillars – about 1m high – set atop Jom Thong Hill.

King Mengrai the Great Monument - amazingthailand.org
King Mengrai the Great Monument - amazingthailand.org
King Mengrai the Great Monument - amazingthailand.org
King Mengrai the Great Monument - amazingthailand.org
King Mengrai the Great Monument - amazingthailand.org
King Mengrai the Great Monument - amazingthailand.org
King Mengrai the Great Monument - amazingthailand.org

The spiritual heart of Chiang Rai, this life-size monument is dedicated to King Mengrai the Great (r. 1262 - 1311), founder of the Lanna Kingdom.

Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org
Hill-Tribes Museum and Education Centre - amazingthailand.org

If you plan to visit the hill-tribe villages, it’s a good idea to first drop by the museum and get familiarised with their culture.

Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org
Oub Kham Museum - amazingthailand.org

Oub Kham Museum is an attraction in Thailand’s Chiang Rai province and is home to a diverse range of memorabilia from across the former Lanna Kingdom.

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