Window to Chiang Mai




Chiang Mai "Rose of the North"

Chiang Mai is a beautiful city with a long history and very old traditions. Chiang Mai is famous for its beauty, culture, natural sceneries and the gentle nature of its people. Chiang Mai (somtimes also written Chiangmai or Chiengmai) is considered the cultural center of the North and it is the second largest city in the country, next to Bangkok.
It is located some 700 km north of Bangkok, among some of the highest mountains in the country. The
Chiang Mai City area has a population of about 1 million.

Chiang Mai Tourist Information

Chiang Mai Sightseeing, Adventure, Jungle and Hilltribe Tours
of Window to Chiang Mai

For resevations by Email - Pickup from Airport, Railway and Bus Station to hotels in Chiang Mai city free of charge!
5% Discount from May to October!
1 Day Adventure, Sightseeing, Hilltribe and Jungle Tours
Elephant Riding, Elephant Show, Bamboo- & Whitewater Rafting, Jungle Walking, Mountainbiking, ATV Rides, Hilltribe Villages, Long-neck Karen, Orchid and Butterfly Farm, Oxcart riding, Show "Monkeys at Work", Snake show, Handicraft Village, Zip Line Canopy Tour through Pristine, 1500 year old Rainforest.
Doi Inthanon, the highest peak of Thailand (2565 m).
Chiang Rai, Chiang Saen (Ancient City), the famous Golden Triangle, Wat Rong Khun (The White Temple), Mae Sai (Thai-Burmese border town), Mae Kachan Hot spring.
Half Day Temple Sightseeing, Boat Cruises, Historic Places
Wat Prathat Doi Suthep, Khantoke Dinner, Cultural Show, Horse Carriage, Wiang Kum Kam, Dinner on the Ping River
1 - 5 Days Hiking, Adventure, Hilltribe & Jungle Trekking Tours
Elephant Riding, Bat Cave, Bamboo- & Whitewater Rafting, Mahout training courses
1 - 4 Days Special Treks & Sightseeing Tours
(AC-Van or 4x4 Offroad) Chiang Dao, Pai, Mae Hong Son, Doi Inthanon Chiang Rai, Mae Sai, Chiang Saen

Freundlicher Moskito

Buddy Tours, Adventure, Jungle and Hilltribe Trekking

Buddy Tours: 1 to 3 Days Jungle & Adventure Trekking

Buddy tours is one of a few real trekking operators in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
We offer exciting adventure trekking tours with elephant riding through the jungle, bamboo rafting and visiting hilltribe villages.

Mahout Training

1 to 3 days Adventure, Jungle & Hilltribe Trekking
and Mahout Training Courses

Learn to control an elephant, be a mahout and stay with an elephant for a day.
Mountain hiking through the jungle, elephant riding, whitewater rafting, bamboo rafting,
overnight stays with hilltribe family & in jungle camp, orchid and butterfly farm.

Classic Home Cooking, Chiang Mai Thailand

Classic Home Cooking, Chiang Mai Thailand
The best cooking school in Chiang Mai

" Learn cute technique Thai food "
Enjoy Cooking, Eating & take away some food
We are the only one cooking school in Chiang Mai where you can choose any dish from more than 50 dishes of our menu.
6 dishes per day for morning class and 4 dishes for evening class. The cooking class is running every day in our own house.

Chiang Mai Motorbike Adventures

Chiang Mai Motorbike Adventures
Motorbike sightseeing and trekking tours for everyone

One to three days motorbike tours with 125 cc. or automatic motorbikes on and off-road through the mountains in Chiang Mai province
with elephant riding, bamboo rafting and other activities.

General Information

Practical Information:

Getting to Chiang Mai
Transport around Chiang Mai
Train and Bus Schedule from / to Chiang Mai
Book railway tickets for Thailand
Communication, Useful Phone Numbers, Climate
Health, Hospitals & Clinics, Security
Malaria Prevention
The Night Bazaar
Map of Chiang Mai City
Useful Thai Language

Activities in Chiang Mai:

Leisure Activities
Traditional Thai Massage

Chiang Mai, Thailand Weather Forecast

Chiang Mai Hotels:

Superior Hotels
Mid-Range Hotels

Airlines (to Chiang Mai)

Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK)

Thai Airways
Bangkok Airways

Transfer Bus Between Suvarnabhumi - Don Mueang
Free Service, but must have an Airline Ticket

Don Mueang Airport (DMK)

Nok Air
Thai Air Asia
Thai Smile Air
Thai Lion Air

The On-line Guide to Chiang Mai, Thailand

Introduction to Lanna:

History of Chiang Mai
People and Culture of Chiang Mai
Festivals in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai City Sights:

To the East and North:

Touring out of Town
North-east to Doi Saket
East to Bo Sang and San Khamphaeng
Wiang Kum Kam & east bank of the Ping River
Mae Rim, the Mae Sa Valley and Samoeng
Pai, Chiang Dao, Fang, Thaton and Phrao
Historic Monuments (City Sights) of Chiang Mai
The Main Temples of Chiang Mai
Wat Chedi Luang
Wat Jet Yod
Wat Chiang Man
Wat Phra Singh
Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep
Wat Suan Dok
Wat U- Mong Suan Puthatham
City Temples of Chiang Mai
Places of General Interest

To the South:

South to Lamphun
South from Lamphun
Hang Dong and the Ping River
Chom Thong and Doi Inthanon National Park
Ob Luang National Park via Mae Chaem

Into the Mountains (Hilltribes) of Chiang Mai:

The Mountains of Chiang Mai
Trekking in Chiang Mai
The Hilltribes of Chiang Mai
The Karen
The Lahu
The Hmong or Meo
The Lisu or Lisor
The Akha or E-Gor
The Mien or Yao
The Lua and Palaung


Handicrafts of Chiang Mai

Laxmi Shop
All kinds of cotton and tie-dye (batik) casual wear at reasonable prices. Tailoring service is also available!
Thai, Hilltribe & Indian Pants, Shirts, Skirts, Dresses, Bags, Hair Bands ... Website: Laxmi Shop