Why visit Chiang Rai?
Bordered by lush green mountains in Northern Thailand, custom made tours to Chiang Rai provide globe-trotters a chance to relax, breathe the cool alpine air, and unwind in a quiet, picturesque garden city. Travel to Chiang Mai and cycle through the verdant botanical gardens around the town or, if you are craving a leisurely adventure, trekking through the nearby Ramkhamhaeng National Park is immensely popular for nature-lovers. For the history buffs, Chiang Rai must not be overlooked. The Sukhotai Historical Park ruins is one of Thailand’s most impressive World Heritage Sites. Chiang Rai is a small city with a big heart and a rich history.
Tours In Chiang Rai?
Our custom made tours to Chiang Rai focus on exploring the unique natural landscape and local culture. Our guides will take you cycling through the city, while filling you in on the 800 year history of Chiang Mai.
Tours to the Sukhotai Historical Park are a must for history lovers or those fascinated by unique architecture. Discover the ruins of ancient temples across 21 historical sites within walking distance. Motorbikes and cars are no longer allowed inside the park, which adds to the tranquil, peaceful atmosphere.
If you love chasing waterfalls, we offer tours to the Ramkhamhaeng National Park. Trek through low-lying agricultural areas, then ascend the rolling hills and mountains in search of the brilliant flora and fauna unique to Chiang Rai.
Book your Tailor Made Tour to Chiang Rai
Accommodation in Chiang Rai is fantastic. We have relationships with a number of four star resorts and hotels perfect for groups, families or couples. If you’d prefer to stay closer to the centre of town, Le Patta Chiang Rai is a great option, complete with comfortable, classy lodgings and a poolside area to enjoy a good book and unwind. Many travellers prefer to stay a few nights closer in a cultural retreat a small distance from the city’s centre. The Tharaburi Resort even offers Thai cooking classes and bike tours through the local area.
As a travel destination, Chiang Rai is steadily growing in popularity, however, many parts of this beautiful city remain unexplored. We have been taking groups of travellers to Chiang Rai for many years and have forged strong relationships with local guides we trust to fulfill your travel expectations. On the surface, Chiang Rai does not appear to be a destination abundant with activities, but a tailor made tour to Chiang Rai ensures your appetite for uncovering new experiences will be satisfied. We take care of every aspect of your visit to Chiang Rai, from transport, accommodation, and booking the diverse range of available activities.
Travellers can fly to Chiang Rai from Chiang Mai, Bangkok, and many other destinations in Thailand.
The most popular option is to catch a train from Chiang Mai to Sukhothai, followed by a private car to Chiang Rai.
Customers of Wide Eyed Tours needn’t worry about transport, as getting you to any destination in South-East Asia is a key part of our service. We will organise transport based on your budget and personal preferences.
What To Do In Chiang Rai
Visit the Mae Aha Chan hot springs for a dip and the famous White Temple, which was designed to balance the changing modern world and ancient Thai Buddhist Traditions.