Chiang Rai is a city in northern Thailand, in the mountainous province of the same name. They city is near the borders of Laos and Myanmar (formerly Burma). Wat Phra Kaew is a royal temple that once housed the jade Emerald Buddha and now displays a replica. Nearby, the Navel City Pillar is a monument made of more than 100 Khmer-style pillars. Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park is a museum showcasing Lanna artifacts.

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Wat Rong Khun – White Temple

Wat Rong Khun, perhaps better known to foreigners as the White Temple, is a privately owned art exhibit in the style of a Buddhist temple in Chiang Rai Province, Thailand. It is owned by Chalermchai Kositpipat, who designed, constructed, and opened it to visitors in 1997

Doi Tung

Doi Tung is another mountain in Chiang Rai Province At its summit is the Mae Fah Luang Garden, a beautiful floral park and a royal villa, the Phra Tamnak Doi Tung, really beautiful place that can make you enjoy cold weather along with stunning sightseeing.

Wat Huay Pla Kang

Wat Huay Pla Kung is a quite recent temple. It is located 6 kilometers out of Chiang Rai city and quickly became a must-see place for any visit here. The temple is also nicknamed the “9-tier temple” f

Wat Rong Suea Ten (Blue Temple)

Chiang Rai Blue Temple or Wat Rong Seua Ten is located in Rong Suea Ten in the district of Rimkok a few kilometers outside Chiang Rai.It is above all its magnificent blue interior with a large white Buddha that marks the spirits.

Choui Fong Tea Plantation

Choui Fong Tea Plantation is large tea plantation about 40 kilometers from Chiang Rai city is one of the best known and the largest in the province, one that people usually visit At the top of the hill, there is a square building on the roof of which you have a nice view over the tea fields and inside there is a shop where you can buy Choui Fong tea of course and other products or you sit at a table

Singha Park

Singha Park is owned by Boon Rawd Brewery, the company who produce Singha Beer, but visitors hoping to find a brewery and endless supplies of Thai beer are out of luck. Instead, the picturesque park in the Chiang Rai countryside is a family-friendly attraction and makes for a pleasant way to spend a morning or afternoon.