Cheap Flights to Chiang Mai
Have you ever wondered what is the literal translation of Chiang Mai? It is called ‘New City’ - based out on the northern part of Thailand, this wonderful destination is the perfect spot for those who are eager for backpacking or a laid-back trip. Being the second biggest city of Thailand, Chiang Mai’s beauty and elegance are light years away from Bangkok’s hustle bustle. Instead, it is ideally set amidst the northern hills which are loaded with numerous centuries-old Buddhist temples. The oxymoron setting of its luxurious boutique hotels and eye-pleasing ancient temples hold the true essence of the city’s culture and advancement.
All the hidden and famed gems are in proximity of the city - more than a hundred of Buddhists reside in over 300 ancient temples located within the dynamic city of Chiang Mai. With the modern touch of numerous restaurants and bars, Chiang Mai has become a must-visit holiday destination, especially for those who crave for the nightlife in the different city.
Guarded and ancient walls along with moats give a true characterization to this city. Are you interested in art? If yes, you should definitely pay a visit to the Wat Phra Singh temple where the world-famed image of Lion Buddha and walls painted with dazzling mural artworks are quite fascinating - also the Lanna Folklore Museum. The attractions and activities that you should never ignore are the Patara Elephant Sanctuary, Flight of the Gibbon park, Doi Suthep temple, Hang Dong Night Safari, Karen Long Neck Tribe at Chiang Dao Cav, and the Night Bazaar.