Things to do in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Known as “The Rose of the North” or “The most splendid city of culture", Chiang Mai is Thailand’s second-largest city. Yet, with its mountainous setting, greenery and old landmarks, it retains a generous amount of small-town charm. Discover infinite opportunities for outdoor adventures and cultural exploration in the city and surrounding forests.

Chiang Mai Historic Sites

With its long Lanna history, Chiang Mai boasts historical and cultural sites that will fascinate your inner explorer. The city has over 300 temples and natural beauty in abundance further afield.

Thai Culture & Adventure

Chiang Mai is synonymous with scenic natural beauty thanks to the region's forested mountains, rivers and waterfalls. Experience the outdoors, learn about Thai boxing and relax with a Thai massage.

Shopping Destinations

Chiang Mai is a great place to buy Asian handicrafts. From modern air-conditioned shopping centres to traditional markets, you might come back with a full suitcase of treasures.