5 Best Travel Destinations in Thailand, not only Phuket


Do you want to try a holiday abroad but are lazy with the complexity of visa making? One of the visa-free countries in Asia that you can try to visit is Thailand. If you get the chance to visit Thailand, where do you want to go? We can guarantee that your answer will be Bangkok. In the capital city of Thai, many hotels have full services such as Ibis Styles Bangkok.

Chiang Mai is the second-largest city in Thailand. There are many differences between Chiang Mai and Phuket. Chiang Mai locates din northern Thailand is presenting more beauty of the mountains. Do you want to know more? Let’s take a look at the five best tourist destinations in Chiang Mai that will make your vacation more exciting and interesting.

Phra Doi Suthep

Phra Doi Suthep is the most popular destination in Chiang Mai. The location is right at the top of the hill. Here, you will find cultural and religious destinations at the same time. From downtown, you can use a special red tuk-tuk tourist car. Make sure that you used clothes that are not exposing too much skin so that the officer will accept you to enter this place. After all, Phra Doi Suthep is a place of worship, so you should still respect it with dress properly.

Doi Inthanon National Park

Only a few kilometers away from Phra Doi Suthep, Doi Inthanon National Park is a place that you should visit. This place is the highest peak in Thailand. It has a flower garden that was built by the kingdom of Thailand. You will find various species of flowers here. There also another natural destination around, one of the examples is a waterfall. You need to spend about two hours from the city center to arrive here. You don’t need to worry about being hungry, Phra Doi Suthep has a restaurant which also often visited by the royal family.

Elephant Nature Park

Visiting Thailand will not be complete if you don’t have direct contact with elephants. Located in the mountains with very cool air, Chiang Mai is the best place to meet Thai elephants directly from their birth habitat.

The average zoo in Thailand has a special show for elephants. However, if you want to feel the sensation of being a handler for a day, then the most appropriate choice is Elephant Nature Park.

Grand Canyon Hang Dong

Grand Canyon Hang Dong is a hangout place for young people in Chiang Mai. The location is in the middle of a high cliff. This place also has a very soothing lake.

Doi Pui Hmong Tribal Village

In this village, you will be welcomed by various dances and people who wear traditional clothes. In this place, there are several natural destinations, one of them is waterfalls. Besides, you can enjoy the sensation of lunch directly at the home of local people. Khao soi a Chiang Mai’s special dish is available at Doi Pui.