More than 36 wats exist within the old city walls and even more spread out over the stunning countryside surrounding Chiang Mai. Follow your expert guide on this private tour of Chiang Mai City and Temples and see some of the top attractions of northern Thailand. Visit the summit of Doi Suthep, a 5300-feet peak where the 600 –year-old temple of Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep. You’ll explore the enormous dragon-headed serpent known as a Nagras as you make your way to the mountain’s peak using the 306-step staircase. Look out over epic Chiang Mai landscapes with incredible temple views once you reach the summit.
Your guide will also take you to Wat Chedi Luang temple, which was built in 1411. It once reached a height of 278 feet but was partially destroyed by an earthquake in the mid-1500s. You’ll see the city pillar and learn about the guardian spirits that keep the temple and its worshipers safe.