Visit Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai
1.8 million

Chiang Mai is the second largest city in Thailand, located in the northern region of the country. It is known for its historic temples and vibrant culture. Chiang Mai is an incredibly popular tourist destination due to its picturesque mountain views, cultural attractions, and range of outdoor activities.

For tourists visiting Chiang Mai, some of the most popular sites to visit include Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep, a Buddhist temple built on top of a mountain overlooking Chiang Mai, and The Old City-Walled City which highlights traditional Thai architecture with decorative gates, shrines and cobblestone streets.

Chiang Mai has been inhabited since 1296 when King Mengrai founded it as a capital for his Lanna Kingdom. Throughout its history various rulers have left their own mark on this city; making it one of Thailand's historical gems!

Cities in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai, San Pa Tong, Hang Dong, San Kamphaeng