Doi Inthanon National Park places to visit in Chiang Mai

Doi Inthanon National Park places to visit in Chiang Mai
Beautiful sunset at Kew Mae Pan viewpoint in Doi inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
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If talking about traveling in Chiang Mai, Many people would think of this place, Doi Inthanon or Doi Inthanon National Park.
One of the must-visit landmarks when visiting Chiang Mai with a height of 2565 meters above sea level. This mountain peak is the highest point in Thailand. And it has become a popular place for tourists to watch the sunrise in the morning.

Doi Inthanon National Park

Doi Inthanon, formerly known as “Doi Luang” or “Doi Luang Ang Ka,” covers Chom Thong District, Mae Chaem District, Mae Wang District, and Doi Lo District in Chiang Mai Province. Resulting in a large area of approximately 482.4 square kilometers or 301,500 rai, and since Doi Inthanon is 2,565 meters high, the weather is cold all year round. January is the coldest month, about 5.5 degrees Celsius, and the temperature used to drop to -8 degrees Celsius. In the summer, the top of Doi Inthanon is always cold.

Interesting Thing

The exciting thing about this mountain is not only the highest peak in the country. But a variety of terrain and forest conditions and Cold weather all year round. Especially in winter, there will be fog covering most of the day.

In addition, Doi Inthanon National Park There is also a tourist public relations center. Located near the top of the mountain, it Shows the story of Doi Inthanon from the past to the present. Knowledge of geography, biology, forests, and creatures, some of which can only be found here in Thailand. Which is open for viewing in the morning from 5:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

sunrise in view point of doi inthanon,the tallest mountain in thailand by martinhosmart (istockphoto.com)

Travel

  • From Chiang Mai City, Head along National Highway No. 108 (Chiang Mai – Hod) for about 56 kilometers, about 2 kilometers before reaching Chom Thong District, turn right along Provincial Highway No. 1009 (Chom Thong – Doi Inthanon) to begin entering Doi Inthanon, National Park.
  • Open for viewing in the morning from 5:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
  • The entrance fee for the national park is 50 baht for Thai adults, 20 baht for children, 300 baht for foreign adults, 150 baht for children, and 30 baht for a car.

10 Hotels Nearby

Hotel NameAddress
RaibumrungpholUnnamed Road, San Pa Tong, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50360
Tawan Riverside202 Moo 9, Tambon Mae Win, Amphoe Mae Wang, Doi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50360
Motho Homestay Motho HomestayDoi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai Elephant Friends202 Moo 9, Tambon Mae Win, Amphoe Mae Wang, Doi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50360
Nai Khun Khao Resort259 M.9, Samoeng, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50250
Beside Khao Khangkhao CampDoi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand
3 Pok Maewang jinxiang Gold elephant park14/3 Moo 5, T. Mae Win, A. Mae Wang, Chiang Mai 50360, Doi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50360
Motho Homestay , Mountain and rice field view 2paxDoi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Sai Nam Wang Resort188, Moo.5, T.Mae Win , A.Mae Wang, Doi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50360
Motho Homestay, Mountain,rice field view for 2 PAXDoi Inthanon, Chiang Mai, Thailand

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