11 days in Chiang Mai Province Itinerary

11 days in Chiang Mai Province Itinerary

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11 days in Chiang Mai Province Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale
Fly:  30​h
1
Chiang Mai
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Mae Wang
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Mae Taeng
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  32​h
End: Fort Lauderdale

4
nights
Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai ©
Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Popular historic sites such as Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan are in your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Thai Elephant Home and Supreme Collection. Explore Chiang Mai's surroundings by going to Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim) and Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Mae Wang). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain), paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, browse the eclectic array of goods at Bumrung Buri Market, and delve into the distant past at Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai itinerary planner.

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Chiang Mai is an approximately 30-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, tram, and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Indochina Time is 12 hours. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in February, you will find days in Chiang Mai are a bit warmer (91°F), and nights are about the same (63°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Mae Wang.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Maerim Elephant Sanctuary, Thai Elephant Home, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Elephant Family Sanctuary ©
Elephant Family Sanctuary
Thai Elephant Home ©
Thai Elephant Home

1
night
Mae Wang

Mae Wang ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Khun Wang Royal Project, then examine the collection at Mae Wang National Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mae Wang online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Mae Wang takes 1.5 hours. February in Mae Wang sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mae Taeng.

Things to do in Mae Wang

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Mae Wang National Park ©
Mae Wang National Park

2
nights
Mae Taeng

Mae Taeng ©
Located in Northern Thailand in Chiang Mai Province, the district of Mae Taeng remains known for its natural beauty and interactive elephant experiences.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Thai Elephant Home. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Bua Thong Waterfalls (Nam Phu Chet Si) and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Mae Taeng trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Mae Wang to Mae Taeng in 2.5 hours. February in Mae Taeng sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mae Taeng

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Thai Elephant Home ©
Thai Elephant Home
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Bua Thong Waterfalls (Nam Phu Chet Si) ©

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