Mae Kha Canal

Mae Kha Canal
mae kha , chiang mai photo by kinkubnorn team

Mae Kha Canal is one of the ancient small canals of Chiang Mai. It occurred in the reign of King Mangrai A distance of about 750 meters originally served as an outer moat that surrounded the city. and was a way to drain water overflowing into the Ping River. The water along the Mae Kha Canal flows from Doi Suthep-Pui National Park. Acting both for traffic and drainage routes, after being renovated, the canal was renovated to be beautifully and cleanly until it was nicknamed the ‘Otaru Canal’ in Japan. Around the area are houses, shops, and various souvenir shops that can stop by to support. Products of people in the community

Interesting Thing

In addition to being one of the essential water sources in Chiang Mai. After renovating and improving the canal Make, the Mae Kha Canal has become a trendy tourist destination. Because the atmosphere around makes it feel like being in Japan. At night there will always be live music playing. The banks of the two rivers were also beautifully decorated with lights. As for the corner of the wall, there is cute graffiti for taking pictures, and there is also a yellow bridge that stands out to connect the two sides. There are also a variety of shops for tourists to explore. Choose to shop as you like, whether it’s souvenirs, accessories, clothes, coffee, or various foods, most decorated in Japanese style.

mae kha , chiang mai photo by kinkubnorn team
mae kha, chiang mai photo by kinkubnorn team


In the city of Chiang Mai, East side – south side. It is about 1.9 kilometers from Tha Phae Gate if you take a bus. You can take a red bus from the city straight away

Location: Chiang Mai Municipality, Mueang District, Chiang Mai Province

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Opening days and times: Every day, all the time

10 Hotels Nearby

Hotel NameAddress
Hotel M Chiang Mai (SHA Extra Plus)2-6 Ratchadamnoen Road, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100
Paraiso Hotel Chiangmai4/2 Singharaj Rd, T.Sriphum, A.Muang, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50200
Amora Tapae Hotel (SHA Plus+)22 Chaiyaphum Road, Tambol Chiangmai, Amphur Muang, Tha Phae, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50300
Hotel AONO122/7 Ragang Road, Chang Khlan, ChiangMai, Chang Khlan, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100
Moondragon Hotel Chiang Mai97 Ratchadamnoen Rd. T.Prasingh, A.Muang,, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50200
99 The Gallery Hotel (SHA Extra Plus)99 Intawarorot Rd., T.Sriphum, A.Muang Chiang Mai, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50200
Le Naview @ Prasingh12 Samlan Rd., T.Prasingh, A.Muang, Chiang Mai, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50200
Imm Thaphae Chiang Mai Hotel (SHA Extra Plus)17/1 Kotchasarn Road, Chang Klan, Muang, Tha Phae, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100
Wannamas Chiangmai Boutique House (SHA Extra Plus)9/2 Soi1, Samlaan Rd., T.Prasingh, A.Muang, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50000
Duangtawan Hotel (SHA Plus+)Night Bazaar Area, 132 Loy Kroh Road, Chang-klan, Night Bazaar, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100

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