This beautiful city boasts a unique charm and breathtaking landscapes, not to mention some of the most famous temples in the country. Needless to say, there are many things to do in Chiang Rai and make it a popular place to visit.

Whether you want to explore ancient temples or bustling night markets, or visit hill tribe villages and stunning national parks, there’s no shortage of attractions in Chiang Rai.

Things to Do in Chiang Rai

It’s time to share with you some of the top attractions in the city!

Take an Evening Purple Tricycle to Wat Phra Kaew

Listening to Buddhist monks chant is like sitting watching a fire on the beach. It mesmerises and fascinates and makes you just stare in space and think nothing.

Visit the White Temple

Unlike traditional temples, the White Temple was designed by a contemporary artist and features an all-white exterior adorned with intricate carvings and mirrored glass that reflects the sunlight.

Check out the Blue Temple

This stunning temple features a rich blue color scheme and intricate gold detailing, making it a unique and visually striking attraction.

Visit the Black House Museum

The black color scheme and use of animal bones and skins throughout the museum give it an eerie and otherworldly atmosphere that’s unlike anything else in Thailand.

Eat Street Food at Chiang Rai Night Bazaar

The night bazaar is a vibrant and bustling hub of activity, with stalls selling everything from clothing and souvenirs to handmade crafts and jewelry.

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