Dear World Traveler, After visit the Pagoda at the top of the mountain, we had lunch in a lovely local restaurant. We then started the hike in the luxurious forest. Our guide was holding stick… More
Dear World Traveler
Doi Inthanon is the highest mountain in Thailand with an elevation on 2,565 meters. About 2 hours drive from Chiang mai. At the top of the mountain the King & Queen’s pagoda have been built in between 1987 (king) & 1992 (Queen).
The pagodas sit on the mountain and overlook on the country side. A stunning view point in the honour of the sixtieth birthday of the king and the queen. Those pagoda worship Buddha & ancient relics.
Budget including Temple visit, hike in the mountain, Swim on a waterfall, taste local coffee prepared in a traditional way, Day trip: 1,400 baht
Due to the altitude the temperature are quite low at the top, especially in the morning. Bring a jumper to keep warm.