Chiang Mai is the largest city in northern Thailand. It was a former capital of the kingdom of Lan Na (1296–1768), which later became the Kingdom of Chiang Mai, a tributary state of Siam from 1774 to 1899, and finally the seat of princely rulers until 1939. It is 700 km (435 mi) from Bangkok with nearly 1.8 million people covering area 20,107.057  km2. The city sits astride the Ping River, main tributaries of the Chao Phraya River the main river of Thailand.

        Chiang Mai is No.2 on Travel and Leisure’s 2019 list of “The Top 10 Cities in Asia”. The city has became the UNESCO Creative Cities Network in craft and folk art field in 2017. Moreover. It was UNESCO’s World Heritage Tentative List in 2015, which the property zone is in the old city walls and Doi Suthep national park.


Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep
Doi Pui Tribal Village and National Park
Bo Sang Handicraft Village
Pang Chang Mae Sa

Old City

Wat Phra Singh
Wat Chedi Luang
Chiang Mai Art and Cultural Center
Three Kings Monument

Nature & Parks

Pha Chor (Mae Wang National Park)
Grand Canyon
Mae Kam Pong
Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden
Doi Luang Chiang Dao
Doi Ang Khang
Doi Inthanon

Local Shopping

Night Bazaar Chiang Mai
Sunday Night Market
Waroroj Market

Chiang Mai Attractions: http://www.tourismchiangmai.org/en