Chiang Rai is a charming city in the north of Thailand, with temples and vintage buildings standing as a testament of Thailand’s rich history and proud culture. There is a haunting beauty to this misty mountain town. You will feel lost in time when visiting the famous Akha or Karen villages, surrounded by lush rolling hills and home to warm-hearted locals preserving ancient traditions. In contrast to this, The White Temple is a more modern installment of Thai culture, creating an artistic dream with sculptures and murals depicting heaven and hell.
Found 11 tours in Chiang Rai
Visit the side of Thailand you can't find in the city on this exploration of Chiang Rai's most exotic tribes. you will have the chance to visit Mae Sai, as well as the hill tribe villages known as Akha and Yao.
Enjoy the blend of Thai and Burmese culture in Chiang Rai. You'll see all the temples this humble town is famous for. Wat Pra Kaew will take you to an incredible emerald Buddha, and the Tham Pra cave takes you to a temple hidden away in a myseterious atmosphere. These two temples will leave you amazed by the artistry involved in creating them.
Visit the hill tribes of Chiang Mai on a gentle cruise down the Mae Kok river.
You'll get a full blast of Chiang Rai culture on this full-day tour of its gardens, temples, and borders.
Go back in time on this historical Golden Traingle to Akha Hill Tribe Village tour, where you will have the chance to see some of the oldest village and trading towns in Chiang Rai. On this tour you'll see the Golden Triangle, the old city of Chiang Saen,Doi Mae Salong, and other great stops along the way.
Tour the ancient hill tribes like never before on a cruise down the Mae Kok river. You will learn a lot about Chiang Rai history and Thai culture on this day on the water and in the villages.
This full-day trip takes you to Chiang Rai's famous Karen village, where you will learn about traditional village life and see the amazing handcrafted items they sell there. You will also spend the day with majestic elephants and explore the local markets on a rickshaw.
Cruise down the Mae Kok river on a half-day journey through the villages of Chiang Rai. You'll explore the Karen Village, go on a Thai elephant ride, and visit the Emerald Buddha Temple.
Experience a side of Thailand away from city lights and shoppings malls; Chiang Rai is a mountainous city steeped in ancient charm. This full-day tour will take you to the villages such as Doi Mae Salong, and to see local temples and the Karen long-neck woman.
Experience a slice of royal grandeur on a tour of the swiss-inspired Chalet built by the late Princess Mother. The surrounding gardens are full of blooms and plants not found anywhere else in Thailand.
Get lured into the wonders of Chiang Rai and discover why this often-overlooked paradise should take centre stage on any trip to Thailand. Breathe in the fresh air of Chiang Rai while exploring several awe-inspiring temples, including the White Temple, Blue Temple, and the Black Temple. Become one with nature on this Chiang Rai tour as you venture into the verdant natural sites, including the fascinating Golden Triangle, where you'll see the meeting point of Laos, Myanmar, and Thailand. With so many wonderful things to do in Chiang Rai, you may end up staying much longer than just one day.