8 days in Chiang Mai & Nan Itinerary

8 days in Chiang Mai & Nan Itinerary

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Chiang Mai
— 5 nights
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Nan
— 2 nights

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Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai ©

Rose of the North

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Go for a jaunt from Chiang Mai to Doi Inthanon National Park to see Doi Inthanon National Park about 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, get to know the resident critters at Chiang Mai Zoo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai road trip tool.

Bangkok to Chiang Mai is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in November, Chiang Mai is a bit cooler at night with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nan.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Parks · Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Doi Inthanon National Park ©
Doi Inthanon National Park

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Nan

Nan ©
It takes some determination to reach Nan, a northern city close to Laos.
Nan is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phumin, get engrossed in the history at Nan National Museum, make a trip to Wat Suan Tan, and hunt for treasures at Kuang Mueng Nan Walking Street.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Nan road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Nan takes 5 hours. November in Nan sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nan

Historic Sites · Shopping · Spas · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wat Phumin ©
Wat Phumin
Wat Ming Muang ©
Wat Ming Muang
Risasinee Spa ©
Risasinee Spa

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