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Best in January or February

This mountain top location is treacherous to get to with exceedingly narrow roads and steep drops... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Quaint village with a quaint coffee shop

We were looking for a coffee estate and found one in Doi Suthep. Drove up in a 125 cc mobike. The... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
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Huai Kaeo Road. | Suthep Subdistrict, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

This mountain top location is treacherous to get to with exceedingly narrow roads and steep drops down the mountainsides. The Cherry blossoms which occur in January and February are AMAZING. Originally a gift from the chinese they were abandoned during the war and literally propagated...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a coffee estate and found one in Doi Suthep. Drove up in a 125 cc mobike. The road get smaller and smaller to a single lane twisty mud road though the final stretch is concrete. The coffee research station was closed...More

1  Thank Kochi-Wanderer
Reviewed 27 January 2018

So glad we made it to see the sakaru! The ride up was a bit chaotic - in the peak season, imagine narrow road with 2-way traffic, and lots of personal cars (out of Chiang Mai's)! Wished the local authority would enforce only local cars...More

1  Thank sweelengy
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I went there with 2 friends with expectation to see this flower which blooming only during Dec-Jan every year. The road to go there are proper road but drive up on the mountains may make you feel car sick. But when you reach to the...More

10  Thank TipOnTheRoad
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I really love Chang Khian it was beautiful natural , nice people and helpful. I recommend you to visit there.

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Khun Chang Khian is the most beautiful place. I love this place very much. The road is a narrow. You should got the red truck to it.

1  Thank Mary S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Very beautiful place, fresh berries, coffee... beautiful temperature and weather. I'm in love with this place! A must visit in Chiang Mai. My suggestion to come here is to take get an Uber to the University and then hire the red trucks. My friend and...More

3  Thank Jiarrhea
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We were lucky to get there while the Himalayan cherry trees were in full bloom. The road is a bit tricky and narrow (one paved lane), will require very good driving skills; better to get there on one of the mini-buses plying the route.

1  Thank Sarakit C
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you're down in Chiang Mai during their winter months (from November to January), you just have to take a trip up to Khun Chang Khian. Especially if you love flowers. Our guide arranged for a truck to take us up to the mountains and...More

2  Thank VicKy J
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This lovely landscape middle of mountain Suthep-Pui. This Blossom full boom during January till mid of Feb shortest tme among the year. This period of time is high season in Nothern part, nice weather and temperature is very nice , around 16-22 Cel. Due to...More

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30 November 2017|
Response from Kochi-Wanderer | Reviewed this property |
There is tented accommodation available a couple of kilometres before the village. I guess it's part of the national park. There is an office with all information and a small restaurant there.
suki n
1 February 2017|
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Response from KK123ChiangMai | Reviewed this property |
I think you may be still, coz mostly flower bloom till mid of Feb.
Rita C
11 November 2016|
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Response from Jacob S | Reviewed this property |
Sakura Blossom is normally only over a Short Term in January - depending on Weather from middle to the end of the month. In March these Flowers will have been gone and in my Opinion it's not a perfect month at all to visit... More
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