Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai via Mae Kajan-Walking experiences
Breakfast at your hotel. Drive from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai via the Mae Kachan Hot Spring there are separate pools where you can soak your feet in the naturally warm water and relax amid the gardens. Arrive Chiang Mai Lunch at local restaurant and explore one of Thailand’s most walk-able cities.
Starts in the old city area at the Chiang Mai City Arts and Cultural Centre the former Provincial Hall of Chiang Mai and learn the history, tradition, culture, custom and life style of Chiang Mai. Continue to Wat Chedi Luang, where the great chedi which was built at the end of 14th century is located. Nearby is Pun Tao Temple, famous for its teak wooden chapel for lay people to pray-on and was one of the four monastic temples. Then walk along beautiful road to Tapae Gate this eastern main entrance gate is still the main center of Chiang Mai’s public city activities and festivals. Continue to Warorote Market, the biggest local Market in Chiang Mai which sells everything from clothes and textiles to fruits, herbs, flowers, vegetables, insects and even fireworks. Next, walk across the Mae Ping River to visit the area of "Wat Gate". Visit the unique Gate Garaam Temple there are old, solid timber built houses many of which are over 100 years old. End your walking trip with soft drink at the local restaurant which overlooks the view of Mae Ping River. Return to the hotel by songtaew Chiang Mai’s unique local transportation
Overnight in Chiang Mai