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A Guide to Chiang Mai, Thailand

A Guide to Chiang Mai, Thailand, Chiang Mai, Thailand (B)

Chiang Mai, is the most popular city in the North of Thailand. It is now a major destination on most peoples itineraries and who can blame them. Chiang Mai offers a great mix of culture, history and modern city life. Theres plenty of things to do and see; from the beautiful temples, great shopping, incredible views and not to mention some of the most delicious foods. Chiang Mai is a place that you could easily stay a while in.

Chiang Mai is easily reachable by bus, air or train from Bangkok. The overnight sleeper train being the most popular option with tourists. Trains leave Bangkok’s Hua Lamphong station daily at around 7:30pm and take approximately 15 hours. There are 4 different types of trains with different classes of cars. Personally, I think that second class sleeper is perfectly fine. If you are short on time, flying is the fastest option, have a look at some of the budget airlines for decent fares. Thai airways, Airasia, Lionair andNokair.

When you arrive I would just take a taxi to the centre or to your accommodation. It’s relatively cheap and very easy. Just remember to ask for the METRE!! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: A Guide to Chiang Mai, Thailand
Guide Location: Thailand » Chiang Mai
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Louise Allonby
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Wat Phra Singh
  • Wat Chedi Luang
  • Wat Phra Doi Sutep
  • Asia Scenic Thai Cooking
  • Baan Thai
  • Talat Warorot
  • International Buddhism Centre
  • Namo
  • Trekking Collective Co
  • Chiang Mai night Safari
  • Rachamankha
  • Sri Pat Guesthouse
  • Julie’s Guesthouse
  • Salsa Kitchen
  • Zoe in Yellow