Chiang Mai is one of the most popular places for tourists to visit, and there is a wealth of attractions for visitors to enjoy. If you are planning a trip to Northern Thailand and looking for inspiration for what you can do when you are there, look no further. Below are some of the top attractions in Chiang Mai that will help to ensure that you have a truly memorable holiday.
Give The Elephants A Bath
If you are interested in visiting an elephant nature park, Chiang Mai has more than one that you choose between, and all of the offer similar itineraries. For people on a day trip, they will get picked up from their hotel in the morning and taken to the park where they can spend time observing, as well as interacting with these gentle beasts. During your stay, you will learn about elephants and also have a chance to feed them, and you will also get the opportunity to give an elephant a bath, which they love. Most parks will also have an overnight option which allows you to spend much more time with the animals.
Fly Through The Trees
If you are looking for some adventure when you visit Chiang Mai, you may wish to consider going to the Flight of the Gibbon Experience. You can feel what it is like to swing through the trees by enjoying the zip line adventure that is on offer here, and it is an excellent way to feel close with nature. The only requirements for this activity are that participants are at least one metre tall, and they do not weigh more than 120kg.
Learn To Cook Thai Food
If like many people who visit Thailand, you fall in love with the food, then you may wish to consider attending one of the many cooking schools where you can learn to cook authentic Thai cuisine. These schools are usually a half-day or full-day, and all the ingredients are included in the price. As well as teaching you to cook, they will also take you shopping and show you what to look for in the ingredients that you buy, to ensure that you get the real Thai taste.
Take Some Instagram Worth Pictures
There are many places n Chiang Mai where y can take Instagram worthy pictures, but one of the best places is to visit Art in Paradise, which will give you plenty of different photo opportunities. Art in Paradise is an art gallery made up of 3D pictures and is fun for people of all ages. You are guaranteed to take some quality pictures that are worthy of posting on your Instagram page or any other social media platform for that matter.