Chai Nam Restaurant Chiang Rai

Chai Nam Restaurant Chiang Rai

Chai Nam Restaurant on the Kok River just north of Town is by far the best hidden secret of Chiangrai. Well known to the local and Bangkok Thai   Chai Nam has a modest wine list; the rather extensive menu offers Traditional Thai food and some Western European food. The old rule of thumb that […]

Lychee Fair Chiang Rai

Lychee Fair Chiang Rai

  Chiang Rai is famous for its tasty lychees. Therefore, this fair is the ideal opportunity to enjoy this fruit. And certainly, you can buy as many as you would like at very reasonable prices. Of course, local entertainment and beauty contests will be performed to add colour to the fair. Many beautiful handicrafts are […]

King Meng Rai Festival (Jan – Feb)

King Meng Rai Festival (Jan – Feb)

King meng rai is national festival of Chaing Rai. This is celebrated all over the city. Festival, consisting of spectacular parades, cultural performances and competition. It is held to celebrate the establishment of Chiang Rai and the Lanna Kingdom. During this festival there is a great deal of food stalls and shops. Main items of […]

Stand Up Paddling in Chiang Rai Province

A visit to Thailand’s far north provides a fascinating fusion of past and present. Lush mountains, exotic food and numerous hilltribes create an incredible cultural mosaic. Chiang Rai, the kingdom’s northernmost province, borders Myanmar on the west and Laos to the east to create the infamous Golden Triangle – a perfect venue to gain an […]

Chiang Rai Dirt Biking – Smiling Albino Tours

The Kingdom’s northernmost province deserves an intimate exploration. This unique adventure explores the many faces of Chiang Rai in a creative, cozy and immensely enjoyable manner. From life along the Myanmar and Laotian borders, to the delectable food and charming accommodations, you’ll satiate your senses through the back roads of the far north, where getting […]

What to See in Chiang Rai

What to See in Chiang Rai

Muang Chiang Rai Muang Chiang Rai (เมืองเชียงราย) refers to the city and it is here where most tourists to the province will base themselves. Here you will find plenty of hotels, restaurants, bars, bookshops, and all the other things that tourists like. Most people who visit the city remark that it feels a lot more […]

Chiang Rai Arrivals and Departures

Chiang Rai Arrivals and Departures

Chiang Rai International Airport is located about ten kilometers outside the city. It is a small airport with just one terminal and very little in the way of entertainment as you wait for your flight. Even though it is classified as an international airport there are actually no scheduled routes outside of Thailand as yet. […]

Shopping in Chiangrai Night Bazaar

Shopping in Chiangrai Night Bazaar

  Chiang Rai Province is home to a handful of natural-born artists and craftsmen, but shopping in Chiang Rai itself feels more like an undercurrent than mainstream activity. The Night Bazaar and Saturday Walking Street are probably your best bet when it comes to enjoying a shopping experience. Unlike in Chiang Mai, where arts and […]

Boomerang a New Adventure Park in Chiang Rai

Boomerang a New Adventure Park in Chiang Rai

  Boomerang Park is just 3 Km northwest from Chiang Rai town. Features outdoor rock climbing, 2 dozen routes, all skill levels. Top quality equipment at site. Bt.500/half day or Bt.900 full day includes all activities including zip lines, traverse climbing, slack lines, bouldering and caving. Friday evenings are sing-alongs around a campfire. Saturday evenings […]

Wat Rong Khun (White Temple ) Chiang Rai

Wat Rong Khun (White Temple ) Chiang Rai

Wat Rong Khun, more well-known among foreigners as the White Temple, is an unconventional Buddhist temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Designed in 1997 by noted Thai painter-turned-architect Chalermchai Kositpipat, this magnificent temple is a bizarre blend of traditional Thai architecture and the surreal. The main building is painted white to symbolise Buddha’s purity, and is […]