Chiang Mai (Thai เชียงใหม่) is the largest city in the North Thailand region. It is roughly 700 kilometres north of Bangkok and is a great place to spend some days, or even more if you want to explore the region around the city and do some of the activities mentioned below.
From the Chiang Mai Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Chiang Mai
This small hostel was fantastic. The box units in the dorm gave a degree of privacy that you wouldn't ordinarily get in a dorm facility. The hostel was clean, the service was exceptional and, best of all, the dorm itself was really well insulated from street noise which is a rarity in the old city. A great place to stay. ... more
that s a very good place to stay in chiang mai, it is close to many things, the staff is very kind and helpfull, specially PingPong , very good guy , allways there to help , and i mean it !!! the owners are good people too, speak better english and very kind. ... more
First of all, the place is hard to find. The couple that run the place were very kind. Wifi is Ok. The beds are very hard. Airco did not work. They do not serve breakfast or drinks. When we asked to clean the room the towels were not replaced. Other services are provided by the Tailand Guesthouse nearby. ... more
We're packing our bags and getting ready to go to the train station. We're off to Chiang Mai! Our train leaves at 7:30 and we should be arriving in Chiang Mai around 8:00 tomorrow morning. We got ...
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