Chiang Mai is about the best place in Thailand to celebrate the Thai New Year. The celebrations are concentrated at Tha Pae ... More
Chiang Mai is about the best place in Thailand to celebrate the Thai New Year. The celebrations are concentrated at Tha Pae Gate but spread over the entire city. Activities include religious merit-making, parades, beauty contests, dancing and, the good-natured water-throwing that marks this festival. However, there is little of the aggressiveness and impoliteness here that sometimes jade the celebrations in Bangkok. Some people might even ask your permission before they splash water on you. The enthusiasm and vigor of the event make for an experience you will not forget.
This is a great place for walking, jogging or having a picnic. There are lots of shady areas to sit
and also a fitness park and football pitch. The Tribal Museum is located behind the Park, in the middle ...
Come and watch the majestic elephants in one of Thailand's best elephant camps along the Mae Sa Valley. With shows
every day , you can watch these mammoth creatures play football, among other tricks. There are also opportunities to ...
Up till 1998, more than 1,000 examples of traditional crafts from the hill tribes had been located in a small
museum at Chiang Mai University. Now this collection is displayed in a modern three story building located by the ...