1.Route 3 forest (Sukhothai – Kamphaeng phet – Mae Wong – Khlong Lan – Khlong Wang Chao)

– Mae Wong national park is a forest boundary between Nakhon sawan temple and Kamphaeng phet province. Many famous plants and birds there are beautiful natural waterfalls such as Mae Kra San, Mae Re Wa waterfall, Mae Wong waterfall. There are also natural warm water wells, and nature study routes which is 80 kilometers away from the city.

– Khlong Lan national park there is a large waterfall, nearly 100 meters high and Klong Nam Lai waterfall.

The ideal time to visit is late rainy winter which is 65 kilometers from the city center.

– Khlong Wang Chao national park beautiful in various forest and waterfalls like Khlong Nam Daeng waterfall. The only slate waterfall in the country.

Trip

From Sukhothai to Kamphaeng phet, use route 101 and use highway 1 Kamphaeng phet – Nakhon sawan. To the junction and then left, take route 1117 which will pass Khlong Lan park and Mae Wong park the Klong Wang Chao National park uses the route 1117, followed by the route 1139, passing Muang Pong Nam Ron Provincial police station turn left onto route 1116 before turning left again. Enter route 1109 to the Klong Chao Park.

2.Route to visit Nan (Nan province)

Phra That Chae Haeng temple is a city sanctuary for more than 600 years, located on the Nan river believed to be the constellation of the year of the rabbit.

– Phu Min temple is an important temple built with Tai Lue art. There are rare paintings. Tell about the Interesting story of Nan’s life in the past. Which the temple is located in Nan city.

– Tai Lue village, Ban Nong Bua is the largest local weaving village in Nan. There is a beautiful mural painting in the temple of Nong Bua temple. About 55 kilometers away from the city.

– Doi Phu Kha is the location of Doi Phu Kha national park about 85 kilometers from Nan city. Is the highest peak of Nan province, there are hard to find plants. Which can only be viewed here.

– Salt pond is one of the most important rock salt production sites in the country. That continues to inherit ancient production to this day.

– Nan national museum located along the road before entering Nan city. Inside the exhibit of the antiques of the native people and various hill tribes the most important thing is the sacred black ivory in this city.

– Wa river rafting one of the rivers of Nan can rafting periodically take rafting approximately 4-5 hours, the ideal period is November-January every year.

Trip

From Nan province, using 1080 route to Tha Wang Pha district, take route 1256 to Pua district​, passing through Doi Phu Kha national park, salt pond, Santisuk district, end at Mae Cha Rim park. And then go to Nan city using route 1168.

3.Hot springs route (Chiangmai – Chae son – Lampang)

– San kamphaeng hot springs Sankamphaeng district is about 34 kilometers from Chiangmai city. There are mineral water pools, large mineral water pools, mineral bath and service houses.

– Lampang city carriage ride see the old contemporary commercial buildings, clock tower, Aswin market, Ratsadaphisek bridge, watch the heavy pole house, on the path of the Wang river.         

Wild elephant conservation center There are many activities such as watch an elephant show, elephant bath, elephant trekking which is 24 kilometers from the city.

– Phra That Lampang Luang temple is the constellation of the year of the ox, watch the miraculous relics, inside the buddha’s arch.

– Ceramic factory chicken brand cup with more than 60 years, at present, Lampang has become a world-class source of high quality ceramic products. Some factories have opened to visit the production process. Including designing and drawing patterns.

Chae Son national park is another place that can visit all year round but the most beautiful period is from November to February.

Chae Son hot spring is a source of 9 hot springs in winter, there are tourists who prefer to bring eggs to soak them. There is also a section that provides water for service.

– Chae Son waterfall there are 6 floors with water throughout the year. Away from the Chae Son national park, 1 kilometer, can walk from the hot spring to the waterfall.

Trip

Travel to Sankamphaeng district, visit the hot springs and continue to Doi saket district, heading to Wiang Pa Pao district for about 15 kilometers (ban pong din junction), turn right into the route, approximately 75 kilometers to the Chae Son national park, into Lampang, Chiangmai.

4.Wild west route (Phitsanulok-Tak-Mae Ramat-Mae sod-Umphang-Tlosu)

– Lan Sang national park is the location of Lan sang waterfall and many other waterfalls.

– Doi muser horticultural experiment station is a winter plant research experiment both ornamental flowers agricultural crops, especially Arabica coffee.

– Bhumibol dam or Yanhee dam around the dam is a resting place. There are hiking trails, nature studies, freshwater species. See exhibitions about dams. And has a beautiful standard golf course.

– Khun Pha Wo national park there are many nature study activities, such as bird watching, traveling to see Khun Pha Wo waterfall. Huai Kra ting waterfall.

– Mae Ka Sa hot spring is a hot spring that has no hot temperature due to the convergence of hot water and cold water.

-Don Kaew temple there is a buddha statue carved from marble, burmese art 3 carvings, the first one is enshrined in Pakistan, the second is enshrined in India, the third person was brought from yangon, Myanmar. Enshrined in the temple of Don Kaew temple.

Phra That Hin Kio temple built on a large rock on a high cliff come down below to see the scenery in Myanmar clearly. The villagers call Hin Pha In Khuan pagoda. There will be worship of the relics in February every year.

– Tak Sin maharaj national park it is a viewpoint of many mountain ranges, forests and waterfalls. Natural resources watch birds there is the largest tree in Thailand.

– Thee Lor Su waterfall is the largest waterfall in Thailand and the most beautiful in Southeast Asia, located in Um Phang animal sanctuary there are trekking, bird watching, waterfall trips, rafting adventures.

– Pha Cha Roen waterfall there are 97 floors, beautiful with small stone layers.

– Suan Yan Phop Phra district there are gardens, roses, marigolds, pomegranate orchards, large custard.

– Mae Sod is a district adjacent to the border of Thailand – Myanmar location of friendship bridge Thailand. Myanmar, there is a Shwedagon pagoda at Chum Phon Khi Ri temple. And Rim Moei border market can cross to visit Myanmar.

Trip

From Phitsanulok province through Sukhothai province to Tak province, to Tak district, Bhumibol dam continue on to Mae Ra Mat district through Khun Pha Wa national park, Mae Ka Sa hot spring, Don Kaew temple, then went to Phra That Hin Kio, before entering Mae Sot district and then changing the route to Um Phang district, this route has a curve of 1,216 curves. Carefully drive.

5.Legendary town route (Phitsanulok-Uttaradit)

– Phra Sri Rattana Mahathat temple is the enshrined buddha image which is the most beautiful buddha image in Thailand, the temple is located in the middle of the city of Phitsanulok.

-Cha Tha Wee folk museum located in the middle of Phitsanulok city as well is a collection of the northern folk appliances of various provinces.

-Phraya Phichai Dap Hak monument located in front of Uttaradit city hall built to honor the courage to sacrifice the loyalty of Phraya Phichai Dap Hak

– Tha Tha Non temple is an old temple by the Nan river, opposite Uttaradit hospital is enshrined in Luang Pho Phet, buddha image of Chiang Saen art of Uttaradit province.

-Sak Yai forest park the largest teak tree in the world, over 1,500 years old, was as high as 47 meters, around 10.10 meters wide, located 54 kilometers from the city.

Khlong Tron national park there are Khlong Tron waterfalls with many rare animals and reservoirs.

– Lam Nam Nan national park is a place to relax and see nature over the beautiful Sirikit dam first 50 km away from Uttaradit province.

Lap Lae district is an ancient community there are many archaeological sites. Such as Don Sak temple, Phra Thaen Sila At temple, Phra Borommathat Thung Yang temple, there are also local food to eat only here. There is a famous durian and Langsad plantation in Uttaradit province.

Trip

From Phitsanulok to Uttaradit, take route 11 before reaching Uttaradit town. There is a junction to turn left along route 1244. Then enter route 1047 through Klong Tron national park, Sak Yai forest park until route 1045 turn left to Sirikit dam through Lum Nam Nan national park enter the city of Uttaradit to Lap Lae district. Take route 102 for about 6 kilometers. Then turn right into route 1041 for another 3 kilometers. Go back to Phitsanulok. Take route 11.

6.World heritage route (Sukhothai – Si Satchanalai – Kamphaeng phet)

Sukhothai historical park is an archaeological group, with prosperity as a source of important historical research in Thailand.

– Sangkhalok museum is an exhibition both in Thailand and abroad located in the city.

– Si Satchanalai historical park is a group of important historical sites in Sukhothai province, 67 kilometers away from the city center. Phra Sri Rattana Mahathat temple is a prominent place.

Golden cloth museum is a shop selling hand-woven fabrics, after the shop is a collection of antique hand-woven museums. Including gold sarong woven with silk and gold lines over 100 years old.

– Kamphaeng phet historical park is a group of ancient monuments, old town, art of Sukhothai and Ayutthaya period, has been declared a world heritage site together with Sukhothai and Si Satchanalai historical park, which has the largest Phra Kaew temple and Chang Lom temple is a prominent place located 5 kilometers from Kamphaeng phet town.

– Ban Na Ton Chan homestay 12 kilometers from Si Satchanalai district, an eco-tourism village, there are natural walking trails. Elephant nomination center watch making furniture from stumps. Native weaving, etc.

Trip

If using Sukhothai as a center Kamphaeng phet is on the south side and Si Satchanalai on the north side has 101 road, cut through Sukhothai Kamphaeng phet 71 kilometers Sukhothai-Si Satchanalai 67 kilometers, from Si Satchanalai to ban Na Ton Chan, take route 102, go to Lap Lae district, about 10 kilometers, then turn left into Ban Tuek district, about 12 kilometers to Na Ton Chan village.

7.Mae Fah Luang route (Chiangrai – Doi Mae Salong – Doi Tung – Mae Sai)

– Doi Mae Salong, oolong tea plantation and Yun Nan chinese food, see the cherry blossoms arranged by the entrance of Santikhiri village. During December – January on the way to Doi Mae Salong there are many hill tribe villages to visit.

Phra That Chedi Srinakarinra Sathit Maha Santikhiri set on the top of Doi Mae Salong, built by Doi Mae Salong people, to give to his highness the princess mother located about 4 kilometers from Santikhiri village.

– Doi Hua Mae Kham is a hill tribe village there are lotus flowers in full bloom during November – December. New year, hill tribe people from December to January.

– Doi Tung palace and Mae Fah Luang garden visit Doi Tung palace lanna art wood house swiss style wood house, see various types of winter flower gardens. History of hrh princess Srinagarindra.

Phra That Doi Tung temple worship the relics of the year of the Pig. It is two lanna art pagodas. Within the relics.

– Doi Chang Mub the source of rare local plants especially a thousand years rose which will bloom in February – March every year.

Mae Sai district is the northernmost district of Thailand. Adjacent to Tha Khi Lek province, Myanmar is a popular commodity trading source.

Trip

From Chiangrai, take highway no. 1 to Mae Chan district until 860 kilometers. Turn left. Take route 1130 for about 10 kilometers. Turn left. Take route 1234 for another 1 kilometer. See the intersection if turn right to Thoet Thai and Doi Hua Mae Kham if turn left, go straight for 16 kilometers to Doi Mae Salong. From Doi Mae Salong to Doi Tung, returning to the same way to Ban Pa Miang found the intersection, turn left, take route 1338 from Doi Tung to Mae Sai district.

8.Eastern lanna border route (Nan-Phrae)

– Wat Phu Min is an important temple built with Tai Lue art. There are rare paintings. Tell about the Interesting story of Nan’s life in the past. Which the temple is located in Nan city.

– Phra That Chae Haeng temple is a city sanctuary for more than 600 years, located on the Nan river believed to be the constellation of the year of the rabbit.

– Nan national museum located along the road before entering Nan city. Inside the exhibit of the antiques of the native people and various hill tribes the most important thing is the sacred black ivory in this city.

Chu cliff is about 78 kilometers from the city. It is a beautiful sunset spot and is home to the longest national flag line in the country. there is Doi Samoe Dao and  Hua Sing cliff. The point of viewing the Nan river can watch the sunrise and sunset in one place.

Phra That Cho Hae temple is the constellation of the tiger who is 9 kilometers away from the city. Is an important place of Phrae province there are annual worship events in march every year.

Phae Mueang Phi forest park is a large natural sculpture strange shape on an area of ​​500 acre, about 18 kilometers from the city.

– Hua Dong Market is a source of products made from wood and rattan 7 kilometers from Phrae town.

Trip

Take route 101 Nan – Phrae through Rong Kwang district to enter route 1216 to Na Muen district, continue with route 1083 to Chu cliff, Si Nan national park. Traverses the high mountains on the pavement should be carefully driven.

9.The route to the north-west border (Sukhothai – Mae Sod – Mae Hong Son – Chiangmai)

– Mae Sod location of friendship bridge Thailand – Myanmar, there is a Shwedagon pagoda at Chumphon Khi Ri temple. And Rim Moei border market large variety of products in Tak province.

– Mae Ka Sa hot spring about 15 kilometers from Mae Sod district, is a hot spring with a height of about 1 Meter from the ground and has Mae Ka Sa cave limestone caves with beautiful stalactites.

– Mae U Su cave, 12 kilometers from Tha Song Yang district, is a large water cave there are stalagmites and only in the winter and hot.

– Mae Moei national park is one of the most beautiful spots to see the sea of ​​fog and sunrise, especially at Mon Kiw Lom, 112 kilometers from Mae Sod district.

Mae Sariang house 24 kilometers from Mae Sariang district, is a large Karen community. Along the Salween river, the border of Thailand – Myanmar.

– Kaew Ko Mol cave inside the cave there are pure calcite crystals, coral and ice crystals 10 kilometers from Mae La Noi district.

– Jong Sung temple or Ut Tha Ya Rom temple in Mae Sariang district, approximately 171 years old, about 100 years old.

– Sri Bun Ruang temple close to Wat Chong Sung, there are churches and monasteries, large Thai art, mixed Burmese art, with delicate patterns.

Trip

From Sukhothai, take route 12 to Tak and switch to route 105 via Mae Sod district, Mae Ramat, Tha Song Yang Sop Moei, Mae Sariang, turn right, take route 108, cut through the shoulder into the curve, through the Ob Luang national vehicle pass. Enter Chiangmai.

10.Route along the Mae Kong river (Chiangrai – Mae Sai – Chiang Khong – Phu Chi Fa – Phayao)

– Rong Khun temple watch the buddhist temple decorated with glass, and murals which was designed by Chalermchai Kositpipat.

– Mae sai district northernmost point of siam, Thai-Myanmar border trade area.

– Golden triangle the boundary between Thailand, Myanmar and Laos is where the river meets the Mae Kong river. Until the name is called Swab Ruak.

– Chiang Saen ancient town there are various archaeological sites in the old town, such as Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong. Chedi Luang temple, Pa Sak temple, Chiang Saen national museum.

-Pha That Pha Ngao temple built on a large rock and Pha That PhutNiMit pagoda two views from the top of the mountain.

– Chiang Khong a small district along the Mae Kong river, is the next point of traveling to Luang PraBang by boat and can cross over to visit Huay Sai in Laos.

-Phu Chi Fa forest park is a sharp peak pointing up into the sky is the point of watching the sunrise and the beautiful mist of the country.

– Doi Pha Tang is a scenic spot to see the sea of ​​mist, especially December – January there will be a blooming flower as well.

– Doi Pha Mon watch colorful tulips winter flower plot at the agricultural extension center.

– Chiang Kham is a district that is still unique, Tai Lue culture is beautiful, watch Tai Lue culture center at Yuan temple, watch the mural painting of the Tai Lue lifestyle in Saen Mueang Ma temple.

-Phra Chao Nang Din one of the unseen Thailand.

– Kwan Pha Yao large fresh water a place to sit and watch the sunset along the pond.

Trip

 From Chiangrai to Rong Khun temple, take highway no. 1 then back to the original route through Chiangrai town to Mae Sai and take route 1290 to Chiang Saen, continue with route 1129 to Chiang Khong. From Chiang Khong to Phu Chi Fah, take the route 1020 to Thoeng district for about 12 kilometers. Found the intersection, turn left, take route 1155 to Wiang Kaen district, about 53 kilometers, turn left before Ban Pang Ka. Use route 1093 to Phu Chi Fa, continue to drive through Doi Pha Mon end at Doi Pha Tang. On the back, drive back down from Phu Chi Fah and take route 1155, continue with route 1021 through Chiang Kham district, Chun district to Phayao town. From Phayao, take highway no. 1 to Chiangrai.

11.Beautiful garden resort route (Chiangmai -Mae Rim – Samoeng – Hang Dong)

– Mae Sa waterfall is the famous waterfall of Mae Rim district there are 8 floors. Cool weather all year round is popular with Chiangmai people and tourists.

– Mae Sa elephant camp in Mae Rim district there are many activities to show the talents, elephant’s intelligence. Including elephant riding elephant training bathing for elephants watching elephants drawing images that are popular with foreign tourists.

-Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden is a source of both domestic and international. Plants in the greenhouse building and nature trail in Mae Rim district.

-Royal Park Rajapruek watch the gilded royal, Thai horticultural history hall gardener house desert plant wetland hydroponics tropical wooden dome.

– Mueang Kung terracotta village located in hang dong district. Terracotta handicraft village, older than 150 years old and is the one village one product of the national level.

Ta Wai village one of the largest wood carving handicrafts in the north. Located in hang dong district and is the one village one product village of the national level.

Trip

This route is a circular tourist route. Start with using route 107 (Chiangmai – Mae Rim), continue with route 1096 (Mae rim – Samoeng). Then choose route 1269 (Samoeng – Hang Dong) and use route 108 (hang dong – Chiangmai) go to the Mueang Kung terracotta village. From Mae Rim at the intersection before entering Samoeng district turn left, take route 1269 for about 30 kilometers, 1 kilometer before Samoeng intersection. Ta Wai village, when arriving at hang dong market, look at the road signs, turn left for about 4 kilometers, turn right into Ta Wai village.

12.Flower mist route (Chiangmai – Chiang Dao – Doi Ang Khang – Fang)

Chiang Dao cave 5 kilometers from Chiang Dao district. Inside the cave has strange stalactites and stalagmites.

– Phra That Doi Ang Khang temple white Buddha created from the faith of the villagers, the surrounding atmosphere is full of pine trees.

-Royal Agricultural Station AngKhang agricultural tourism attraction that is full of winter flowers with a demonstration of planting winter vegetables inside, there are many varieties of bonsai gardens around the world. And during December and January of every year there are cherry blossoms on both sides.

– Fang hot spring it is about 8 kilometers from fang district. The water temperature is 100 Celsius. The water jumped 30-40 meters high and there is also a pond for tourists to immerse themselves.

-Orange garden Fang district is the main source of citrus planting in the north, until being an agricultural tourism destination. Open from July to March every year.

Trip

Take route 107 Chiangmai – Fang to Chiang Dao district and then turn left to Chiang Dao cave then go back to route 107, continue through Chai Pra Kan district when arriving at km 137, turn left, take route 1249 to Doi Ang Khang.

13.Popular route (Chiangmai – Huai Nam Dang-Pai)

– Mok Fah waterfall located at km 20, is a waterfall that is 30 meters high.

– Huai Nam Dang national park located at 65-66 kilometers, is a classic view point and sea mist with a backdrop of Doi Luang Chiang Dao.

– Tha Pai hot springs is a hot spring flowing from the underground must walk another 300 meters from the parking. lot some periods can be soaked in water.

– Pai historical bridge built up world war 2nd popular to take pictures as souvenirs when visiting Pai.

– Phra That Mae Yen temple located on the hill behind Mae Yen village looking down from the temple, you will see the entire city of Pai. If you get up in the evening, you can watch the sunset, with Doi Jig stared as a backdrop.

– San Ti Chon village is a Chinese village 4.5 km from Pai district experience the atmosphere of the clay house, mountains, clouds and Chinese food.

– Pai walking street there are hill tribe products and hand-made work. Visitors come to Pai and shouldn’t miss it.

– Pai river rafting the range can be from October to February. Which will pass through many places.

Trip

From Chiangmai, take route 1095 from Mae Taeng district. To Pai district, Mae Hong Son province.

14.Route Switzerland, Thailand (Phitsanulok – Phu Hin Lung Klaeng – Khao Kho – Thung Sa Laeng Luang)

– Phra Sri Rattana Mahathat temple located on the river Kwai central Phitsanulok with the buddha Chinnarat, the twin buddha statue of Phitsanulok one of the most beautiful characteristics of Thailand.

-Phu Hin Rong Kla National Park is a place full of history, beautiful nature both stone courtyard, waterfall, colorful wild flowers.

– Lumnam Khek rafting can only cruise in the flood season during June to October, the distance is 8 kilometers. It takes 2 hours.

– Khao Kho district the popular hilltop resort forever cool all year round. Filled with many accommodation and attractions and beautiful scenery suitable for photography.

-Thung Salang Luang National Park the vast grassland covers Phitsanulok and Phetchabun. is a gathering of many large wildlife species, rare birds as well as butterfly studies suitable to ride a scenic car, trekking, camping.

Trip

Use route 12 as the main route along the way to Ban Yaeng intersection. Turn left onto route 2013, then turn right onto route 2331 through Phu Hin Rong Kla national park, Phu Thap Boek, Lom Kao, Lom Sak before returning to route 12 in Lom Sak district heading to Khao Kho and Thung Sa Laeng Luang National Park.

15.Siamese roof route (Chiangmai – In Tha Non – Khun Wang – Mae Chaem)

-Phra That Si Chom Thong Worawihan temple in Chom Thong district inside contains the relics and is the annual temple of the year of the rat.

-Doi Inthanon, the highest peak in the country, is characterized by temperate vegetation from the Himalayas. such as rose, thousand years, white roses, orchids, there are beautiful nature trails, there are thousand years rose blooming during January-February. And on the top of the mountain, there are many beautiful waterfalls.

-Phra Maha Dhatu Nabhamethanidol and Nabhapolbhumisiri (The Great Holy Relics Pagoda Nabhamethanidol and Nabhapolbhumisiri) is a scenic spot that can see the sea of ​​fog on Doi Inthanon beautifully.

-Chiangmai Royal Agricultural Research Centre (Khun Wang) watch the winter fruit plots distinctive is the pink cherry blossoms that bloom in December to February.

Mae Chaem district experience the lanna lifestyle. Including dressing houses, temples, interesting tourist attractions and cloth culture.

Thep Pha Nom hot springs is a hot water that reaches nearly ten meters from the ground between Mae Chaem district and Hod district.

-Obluang National Park is a prehistoric human archeology source.

Trip

Circle travel route starting from Chiangmai city, take route 108 (Chiangmai – Chom Thong) before reaching Chom Thong district, 1 kilometer. Turn right onto route 1009 (Chom Thong-Inthanon) from Inthanon to Khun Wang. Turn right at the 31 kilometer. Take route 1284 to the end. From Doi Inthanon to Mae Chaem district take route 1192 down the hill to the district on the way back, take route 1088 via the Thephanom hot spring entrance. Converge on route 108, turn left through Obluang Nationle Park, Hod district to Chiangmai city.

16.Curve path (Chiangmai – Pai – Mae Hong Son – Mae Sa Riang)

Pong Dueat Pa Pae hot springs (km. 42) is the largest geyser hot spring in the country, with a natural hot spring pond.

Pai district, a popular tourist destination with life slow life there are many places to visit.

– Nam Lod cave, Pang Ma Pha district, unseen Thailand attraction visiting natural caves and archaeological sites 2,000 years.

Mae Hong Son province lovely small border province there are many tourist attractions. Such as Phra That Doi Kong Mu temple many burmese art temples, Rak Thai village with a clay house chinese life,

-Thung Bua Tong forest park, Doi Mae U Kho the lotus flowers will bloom in the bright yellow during November to early December every year.

Kaew Komol cave Mae La Noi district, one of the unseen Thailand, watch the crystal-clear white crystal cave glowing around the cave hall beautifully.

Trip

Is a circular travel route start with using route 107 (Chiangmai – Mae Taeng) followed by route 1095 (Mae Taeng – Mae Hong Son) will pass through the entrance to Nam Lod cave before reaching Pang Ma Pha district return Chiangmai, take route 108 through Khun Yuam district, Kaew Komol cave the entrance to the cave will be on the left side of the Mae La Noi hospital. 

Driving a tourist car on the northern route must be extra careful because many tourist routes have to drive on the steep and steep hill.

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