Top things to do

Buddhist Temple in Mae Sai

Wat Phra That Doi Wao

Take the steps up the hill near the border to Wat Phra That Doi Wao for superb views over Mae Sai and Myanmar. This wát was reportedly constructed in memory of a couple of thousand Burmese soldiers who died fighting…
Thai in Mae Sai

Sukhothai Cuisine

This open-air restaurant serves the namesake noodles from Sukhothai, as well as satay and a few other basic dishes. There’s no English-language sign here, but it’s the busy place right on the corner.
Thai in Mae Sai

Bismillah Halal Food

This tiny restaurant does an excellent biryani, not to mention virtually everything else Muslim, from roti to samosas.
Thai in Mae Sai

Night Market

An expansive night market unfolds every evening along Th Phahonyothin.
Market in Mae Sai

Gem Market

Mae Sai's open-air gem market.
Taoist Temple in Mae Sai

Chinese Temple

A Chinese temple in Mae Sai.