You are probably familiar with Wat Doi Suthep, maybe also Wat Doi Kham, but how about Wat Ban Pong? It is another temple, or at least a pagoda on a hill top. And with a great challenging staircase for the people that wants the excercise. Chiang Mais white pagoda on the hill really stands out in the landscape, and the temple is really one of these local treasures. Still under construction it will take some time before it becomes a major tourist attraction.
When in Chiang Mai, it is obligatory to see at least some temples. Temples are the core of the ancient heritage and history of this historic capital of Northern Thailand. The new capital in the kingdom of a million rice fields. Here are some suggestions for you, some of the real highlights when it comes to temples in Chiang Mai.
Some tips for good coffee shops and accommodation in Mae Kampong. A well preserved heritage in Chiang Mai.
The reasons for why I started writing and sharing travel tips online. When Covid 19 struck the travel industry I found myself with too much time. So a restart for me when it comes to blogging.