Chiang Mai Overview
Chiang Mai, in the north of Thailand, was the ancient capital of the Lanna Kingdom, where it has been a center for the exchange of religion, knowledge and commerce, and many buildings with different architectural styles were left behind and can be seen today. The city has a rich cultural and historical past, which makes it an excellent destination.
The city has much more to offer than just its past, Chiang Mai is surrounded by lush green forests that are open for exploration, and especially fun when zip-lining through the trees. There are gardens, waterfalls, mountains which are all in close vicinity of the city, while inside the city, the markets, both day and night, shopping areas, massage parlors, many restaurants and bars will all cater to the need of the travelers.