Activities to Do in Chiang Mai Old CityChiang Mai National Museum, Wat Chedi Luang, Wat Bupparam, Wat Phan Tao, Wat Phra Singh, Visit Chiang Mai Art and Cultural Centre, Pamper Yourself with a Thai Massage, Go for a Bicycle Tour, Chat with the Monks and many more.
Chiang Mai is well known for its misty mountains and modern architecture, but the array of things to do in Chiang Mai Old City is what makes it a hidden gem of Northern Thailand! Lined with ancient temples and historical museums, Chiang Mai Old City offers rich cultural experiences. It also proves to be a one-stop shopping destination, with spectacular street-food, massage parlours, cooking classes and delightful tours across the Old City!
Amongst the many museums and educational centers to visit here are the Lanna Folklife Museum, Chiang Mai Art and Cultural Center, and Chiang Mai Historical Center, that boast of the city’s rich history. Take a tour of the Tribal Museum which pays tribute to the lively tribes, inhabiting the villages of Northern Thailand. Visit Three Kings Monument, an epitome of beauty, dedicated to the founders of the city.
Temples like Wat Suan Dok and the brightly lit Wat Chedi Luang give you an opportunity to meet and meditate with the monks. Shop at Sompet Market and Sunday Walking Street for souvenirs, and gorge on sumptuous street food all around town. Whether you choose to explore the city on foot, or take a bicycle tour, make sure you experience the beauty of it all, to know why Chiang Mai is called the Rose Of The North!