Pick up from your hotel to begin a day of adventure around Chiang Mai!
First, visit Wat Chedi Luang, the most ancient temple in Chiang Mai. Wat Chedi Luang is located in the middle of downtown Chiang Mai, which was originally the administrative center of the Lanna Kingdom. Wat Chedi Luang has many sacred things for visitors to worship.
Next, visit Wat Phra Singh, one of the most important temples in Chiang Mai. This temple houses a significant Buddha statue: the Phra Buddha Singh, which is a respectable sacred Buddha statue of Chiang Mai and Lanna Kingdom. The statue is also known as “Chiang Saen Singh Neung” which is a Chiang Saen art style. The temple is full of magnificent Lanna style architecture that is every famous in Thailand. Wat Phra Singh is the heart and soul of Chiang Mai people. Visitors from all over the world who have faith in Buddhism will come and worship this Buddha statue.
After that we will sightsee at Bhubing Rajanives Palace. This is a royal residence renowned as a beautiful and important palace of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Queen Sirikit, and the royal family. The palace was built in the architectural style of Central Thailand. There is a well-maintained natural environment and a charming flower garden inside as well.
Then we will head to Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, one of the most religious sacred sites and holding important history of Chiang Mai. Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is a sanctuary that shows the best of gorgeous Lanna style architectures of Chiang Mai.
After visiting the beautiful Doi Suthep, we will drive to Doi Pui Mong Hill Tribe Village.
Lunch time! Experience and taste the delicious, spicy Chiang Mai local food. Chiang Mai is regarded as a land of diverse nationalities, thus, the original local food comes from various groups of people mixing together.
After lunch, we will roam around and shop for fresh produce and other souvenirs at “Central Market” or “Warorot Market”. This is the largest and the oldest market in Chiang Mai. This market is a must-visit where tourists and locals can buy an abundance of necessities.
Then we will head to our last stop at Bann Tawai, the best known village for wood sculptures and wood carved products. It is the origin of the elegant wood carvings in Chiang Mai which are full of value and quality.
Finally, we will end our day with a relaxing and stress relieving Lanna Thai style massage.