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Top Choice National Park in Southern Chiang Mai Province

Doi Inthanon National Park

Thailand’s highest peak is Doi Inthanon (often abbreviated to Doi In), which is 2565m above sea level, an impressive altitude for the kingdom, but a tad diminutive compared to its cousins in the Himalaya. The 1000-s…
Arts & Crafts in Southern Chiang Mai Province

Ban Tawai Tourism Village

About 2km east of Hang Dong, Ban Tawai Tourism Village is a vast, pedestrian-friendly tourist market, with hundreds of small shops selling handicrafts and knick-knacks to spruce up your interiors back home. This vas…
Art in San Kamphaeng & Bo Sang

Bo Sang Umbrella Festival

In late January the surprisingly untouristy Bo Sang Umbrella Festival (têt·sà·gahn rôm) features a colourful umbrella procession along Bo Sang's main street.
National Park in Mae Kampong

Chae Son National Park

Above Ban Mae Kampong, this peaceful park has a lodge offering rooms (from 900B), hot springs, waterfalls and jungle trails.
Antiques in Hang Dong

Chilli Antiques & Arts

Chili Antiques & Arts is a massive showroom of bronze and wooden Buddhas, sculptures, woodcarvings and fine decor.
Arts & Crafts in Hang Dong

Crossroads Asia

Crossroads Asia sells ethnic art and ­antiques from across Asia and the world.
Antiques in Hang Dong


Rare and beautiful Japanese antiques, with hair-raising price tags.
Antiques in Hang Dong

De Siam

Extravagant antiques with expensive price tags.
Monument in Doi Inthanon National Park

Phra Mahathat Naphamethanidon & Naphapholphumisiri

About 3km before the summit, set amid lush tropical gardens, the twin stupas of Phra Mahathat Naphamethanidon and Phra Mahathat Naphapholphumisiri were built by the Royal Thai Air Force to commemorate the king’s and…
Arts & Crafts in Hang Dong

World Port Services

Thai and Burmese handicrafts and knick-knacks, including a great selection of lacquerware.