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Chiang Mai overview

Visitors speak favorably about all that Chiang Mai has to offer, including its temples, rich culture, and restaurants. Enjoy the festivals and natural setting, and even book a local tour during your stay. You can learn about the local heritage of Chiang Mai at top landmarks like Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep and Wat Chiang Man. Popular sights like Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center and Chiang Mai National Museum are sure to leave an impression.

Where to stay in Chiang Mai

A welcoming city for all, Chiang Mai offers a variety of hotels and other lodging choices. There are 1329 hotels in Chiang Mai and you can shop as many as 8140 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 78%. We have room prices as low as 3 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Chiang Mai as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 32 5-star hotels from 118 USD per night
  • • 271 4-star hotels from 35 USD per night
  • • 933 3-star hotels from 14 USD per night
  • • 262 2-star hotels from 5 USD per night

How to get to Chiang Mai

Fly into Chiang Mai (CNX-Chiang Mai Intl.), 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from the heart of Chiang Mai. Chiang Mai Station is the closest train station, located 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from the city center.

What to see around Chiang Mai

Here are some local attractions:
  • • Chiang Mai Zoo
  • • Elephant Parade House
A top draw is the area's cultural scene including places like:
  • • Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center
  • • Chiang Mai National Museum
  • • Wat Ket Karam Museum
  • • Art in Paradise
  • • Old Chiang Mai Cultural Center
Nature lovers will appreciate these places:
  • • Mae Ping River
  • • Buak Haad Park
  • • Bua Thong Waterfalls
  • • Doi Suthep-Pui National Park
Below are some shopping areas where you can find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • Chiang Mai Night Bazaar
  • • Warorot Market
  • • Anusarn Market
  • • Muang Mai Market
  • • Sunday Walking Street Market
Top places to visit include:
  • • Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep
  • • Wat Chiang Man
  • • Bhuping Palace

When to visit Chiang Mai

Wondering what time of year to travel or what clothes to pack? Here are some average seasonal norms to help you plan your vacation:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 98°F day, 58°F night
  • • April-June: 99°F day, 71°F night
  • • July-September: 90°F day, 73°F night
  • • October-December: 89°F day, 58°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.20 inches
  • • April-June: 0.83 inches
  • • July-September: 1.30 inches
  • • October-December: 0.51 inches

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