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Chiang Mai Thailand Travel Guide

How to go to Chiang Mai

As Thailand’s second city, Chiang Mai has a full range of transport connections to Bangkok, Phuket and internationally. The airport has direct flights to Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Taipei as well as both Bangkok and smaller Thai cities. By rail the city has direct connections to Bangkok, and by road its an easy, but long journey, by Route 1. By Air: Airlines providing direct routes...
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Attractions in Chiang Mai

The charm of Chiang Mai lies in its magnificent ancient temples, the surrounding mountains and the people who are regarded as the most striking of the Thai race. Clichés such as “Rose of The North’ have been overused by those trying to describe the city, but it is a lovely place to visit, especially in the November to February period when the cool mountain air gives it a freshness not found in many Thai locations...
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Nightlife in Chiang mai

Nightlife in Chiang Mai

The city is lively at night with plenty of pubs, clubs, go go bars, and sports bars . Add to that a vibrant Karaoke scene (which locals enjoy), very good restaurants and cinema complexes, and you can see that Chiang Mai is a great place for the night owl. There are the customary Irish bars, namely O’Malley’s on Chang Klan Rd and The Irish Pub in Ratvithi Rd. Too numerous to mention there are bars in and around...
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Chiang mai hill tribes

Chiang Mai Tribal Groups, Hill Tribes

Chiang Mai is the most popular starting point for the many treks and activity trips into the hills surrounding the city. They vary from one day excursions in a 12 seater van to see a village such as a Meo tribe, to 5 or 7 day treks to take in the more remote villages to the north and to the east near the Myanmar border. Hotels and the local TAT office can advise on tour operators: Tourism Authority of Thailand...
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Trekking in Chiang Mai

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