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Wild Flowers Blooming Fair

Wild Flowers Blooming Fair

Wild Flowers Blooming Fair is held each year from January 13-15 at the Fah Thai village in Thoeng district. It features several hill tribe performances and various sports events and is a great day out for all the family.

Communities & Old Markets Thoeng,
Chiang Rai

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Wat Rong Khun

Wat Rong Khun

The Wat Rong Khun is a lifetime project of artist Chalermchai Kositpipat, blending traditional Buddhist art with contemporary themes. The temple is almost entirely white with small pieces of mirrored glass. It is designe...

Temples & Other Religious Sites Muang Chiang Rai,
Chiang Rai

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Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong

Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong

The Wat Phra That Doi Chom Thong is a temple built in the mountain city of Doi Chom Thong. In 1260, King Mengrai is said to have visited, viewed the surrounding area, and pronounced it suitable for the establishment of ...

Temples & Other Religious Sites Muang Chiang Rai,
Chiang Rai

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Wat Phra That Chom Kitti

Wat Phra That Chom Kitti

Wat Phra That Chom Kitti Temple is located on an hilltop and has a pagoda containing a Buddha relic. Wat Phra That Chom Kitti is known for its crooked chedi, which contains a fragmented piece of the Buddha relic, which ...

Temples & Other Religious Sites Chiang Saen,
Chiang Rai

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Wat Phra That Chedi Luang

Wat Phra That Chedi Luang

Wat Phra That Chedi Luang Temple is located next to Chiang Saen National Museum and is an ancient 88-metre high, bell-shaped, Lanna style principal chedi. The base of Chedi is 24 metre in circumference and it was constr...

Temples & Other Religious Sites Chiang Saen,
Chiang Rai

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Wat Phra Kaew (Chiang Rai)

Wat Phra Kaew (Chiang Rai)

Wat Phra Kaew is one of the oldest and most revered Buddhist temples in Chiang Rai. It is unclear when the temple was founded. The temple was originally called Wat Pa Yeah or Wat Pa Yah as it was surrounded by a dense ye...

Temples & Other Religious Sites Muang Chiang Rai,
Chiang Rai

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Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong

Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong

Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong is located within the city walls of Chiang Saen and was built by Prince Thong Ngua, a son of King Tilokkarat. A fairly large Buddha statue with a lap width of two metres and height of over three ...

Temples & Other Religious Sites Chiang Saen,
Chiang Rai

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The Pla Buek Catfish Breeding and Conservation Fair

The Pla Buek Catfish Breeding and Conservation Fair

The Pla Buek Catfish Breeding and Conservation Fair is held at the Hat Krai village in Chiang Khong district from May 18-30. The annual event is a great opportunity to learn all about the various catfish that can be foun...

Communities & Old Markets Chiang Khong,
Chiang Rai

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The King Mengrai Great Memorial

The King Mengrai Great Memorial

The King Mengrai Great Memorial is located in the town on the intersection leading to Mae Chan. Originally, King Mengrai was the ruler of Nakhon Hiran Ngoen Yang, an ancient town on the banks of the Mae Khong around Chia...

Palaces & Historical Sites Muang Chiang Rai,
Chiang Rai

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The Golden Triangle

The Golden Triangle

The Golden Triangle in Chiang Rai is a place well worth seeing if you are in Chiang Rai province. This famed border location where Thailand, Laos and Myanmar meet on the Mekong River was once supposed to be the centre of...

Palaces & Historical Sites Chiang Saen,
Chiang Rai

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