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Chiang Mai is one of the most attractive destinations in Thailand today. If you are going to travel by yourself to this beautiful city, here are cheap and safe travel tips for you.
Chiang Mai is Thailand’s largest province, one of the major centers contributed to forming the Kingdom of Thailand today. It is also an attractive destination for tourists in Thailand. But unlike Bangkok or Pattaya, Chiang Mai attracts tourists with the calm, peaceful and slow.
Chiang Mai Travel Experiences yourself
It is suitable for all travelers, from old to young. Chiang Mai tourist visitors, if you like the slow life in the center of the ancient temple sightseeing, eating, wandering photographed by bike or on foot. If you love adventures, you is going to explore the sanctuary with everything from trekking to kayaking, waterfall jumping and rope swing.
GOING TO CHIANG MAI
There are many ways to go to Chiang Mai. A ticket is purchased at Air Asia flight transiting Bangkok. Secondly fly to Bangkok and then buy a ticket to go to Chiang Mai inland. Thirdly fly to Bangkok and then take a bus or train to Chiang Mai.
If you take the train, one thing annoying from the airport, regardless of Suvarnabhumi and Don Muang, you have to find a way to go to the train station or bus station. But in Thailand it is not too hard because of convenient and cheap Thailand subway system around Bangkok.
MOVE IN POWER TRAIN
Bangkok subway map, visitors can take comfortably in the airport. At Suvarnabhumi Airport, the basement is the Airport Railway Link light rail station. There are 2 types of ships, one is Express Line, running straight from the airport to the station Makasan, do not stop at any stations.
The other is usual railway, which stops at 4 stations before reaching Makasan, from the airport to Makasan price is 35 baht / person (1 Thai baht equivalent of 700 VND). If your money is less than 100 baht, you can buy tickets automatically. Click to select English, the table will move to English, click the destination, the number of people, then put money into the slot, the machine will automatically pay the ticket and change.
Tickets are at the same plastic as in the casino. If you have no money in small denominations, you can go to the counter to buy a ticket. To pass the door, scan the typeface on the scanner. Note that you should keep this plastic card to put into the machine to get out of the station. Otherwise, you are stowaway.
On reaching Makasan station, you get off, and go down one floor to the side with the letter Phetchaburi. Following the road you will go to the 2nd station MRT ticket. You buy tickets automatically as the first station, select the station Hua Lamphong with the price of 29 baht. By the end of the station, walk towards the number 2, turn right off the ground is the Hua Lamphong.
At the station, the left side is the ticket counter. Buying a ticket requires that you have a passport, so you can not buy online. You can refer to trains, seats and ticket prices at www.railway.co.th. If it’s not time of departure, you can put your luggage at the door opposite the ticket counter. If your luggage is at normal size, not too hard, the price is of 50 baht / consignment / day.
The train is a very interesting experience. If you buy the most expensive ticket for 800 baht (but no water and cold towels), the bed will have air conditioning. Quiet trains, each bed curtains are very discreet, private space for women and children. Note that the Thai use “car” to refer to the train, for example, will write the car number 3 instead of the wagon number 3.
HOUSING IN CHIANG MAI
On traveling to Chiang Mai on your own, you should rent motels outside of the ancient citadel, just walking about 10 minutes to arrive. Prices range from 350-800 baht motels depending on room type with fan or air conditioning. While in the Citadel, the lowest price is 1,800 baht.
In Citadel Chiang Mai, there are many pubs, cafes and massage parlors located close together. But the shops do not have the same design, all the shops have own their conditions. In Chiang Mai, waiters never insist customers. All are very orderly.
Chiang Mai compared with ancient attractions in Vietnam is nothing more special. But they well exploit, well promote, especially all the people making travel are very professional and very aesthetic.
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(Reference articles from Bangkok)