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Chiang Mai

Rose of the North

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region. Attractively set within the highest mountainous area in the country, the city offers extensive vistas of the surrounding scenery, while its hilltop temples and riverside markets play on and highlight the extremes of the landscape. Enjoy regional specialties at cozy sit-down restaurants or from food vendors flanking atmospheric market streets. Enrich your Chiang Mai itinerary by arranging for ecotours to the national parks surrounding the city and its suburbs. Add Chiang Mai and other destinations in Thailand to your travel plans using our Thailand tour itinerary maker tool .
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While visiting Chiang Mai, keep in mind that the old town district and the area surrounding the famous night market offer both boutique (relatively expensive) and backpacker (relatively inexpensive) options. The riverside neighborhoods boast exclusive hotels and resorts, where comparatively pricey rooms come with good views and extensive facilities.
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