Chiang Mai - Doi Suthep Temple, Hmong Hill Tribe Village and Phu Ping Palace
Full Day Tour
TOUR CODE : CNX011
|Phra That Doi Suthep Temple,
This temple is Chiang Mai’s most important and visible landmark, and
overlooks the city from its forested mountain backdrop. It is 3,520
feet above sea level, and dates from 1383. The temple is approached on
foot by climbing a steep staircase comprising 290 steps. The less
energetic may ascend by funicular railcars. The temple’s golden pagoda
contains holy Buddha’s relic, and attracts Buddhist pilgrims from all
over the world throughout the year.
Hmong Hill Tribe Village, at Doi Pui. It offers an insight into how Thailand’s tribes live. The villagers wear traditional Hmong clothes, sell traditional Hmong handicrafts, and live in traditional Hmong-style homes.
Phu Ping Palace, is the Royal winter residence where temperatures are lower than in town and the atmosphere is more moist. The Palace that was completed in 1961 is also used to receive guests of the Royal Family.