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Doi Mae Salong: Tours & Tickets

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Doi Mae Salong is a primarily Chinese community that offers a variety of activities. Visitors can take in a morning market, tour General Tuan's Tomb, go to a memorial museum and take in tea tastings while visiting the village.
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Chiang Rai, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As soon as we arrived in Chiang Rai we went up on the mountain Doi Mae Salong. We drove through scenic twisty routes. We could see the world’s most beautiful tea plantations and had tea tasting. The buildings of the Martyr’s memorial museum, Phra Boromathat...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Doris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Phumektawan and it had gorgeous weather and views. Daytime and night time was beautiful as you will see from pictures. Quaint small town in the mountains with Tea every where you look. A must see place in Northern Thailand.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Meander630091
Reviewed 23 August 2019 via mobile

One of my favourite places in northern Thailand. Not the place to do stuff, but to sit in a tea house and simply enjoy the view... Magnificent.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank JosiasL
Reviewed 12 August 2019 via mobile

Steep hill ride. Winding and narrow roads. I loved it! Only thing was the weather was not cooling! I tried Yunnan cooking at the villa. Good black chicken herbal soup. Chatted with some villagers in a tea shop and sampled their Pu Er and Oolong...More

Date of experience: August 2019
63  Thank Jo-AnnKYTan
Reviewed 8 August 2019

We drove a rental car to Doi Mae Salong and it was really worth the trip. Beautiful scenery and really interesting shops in the small village up the mountain. We found a great little tea and coffee shop and had a lovely day out. I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Sue C
Reviewed 29 May 2019 via mobile

Brave the twists and turns of the road as it is well worth it. Make sure you look around as there are a few temples and a monument commemorating the Chinese soldiers and families who settled in Doi Mae Salong. There are also tea plantations...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank K413WQandrewb
Reviewed 1 April 2019

We stayed in Mae Salong for three nights ,and decided that we’ve got to come back next time we’re in N.Thaland , it’s such a great place ! We took the local bus going to Mae Saen and got off in Mae Chan (25 baht...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank chrisandwendy_12
Reviewed 28 March 2019 via mobile

Nice excursion from Chiang Rai into the hilly world in northernThailand. The road is very steep and curvy.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank G1923JTpeterm
Reviewed 22 March 2019

if you want high mountain with Chinese culture you should visit here . there are nice temple to visit and also Chinese restaurant authentic style .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank INFJfah
Reviewed 18 March 2019

If your willing to brave the very steep roads, you will be rewarded with wonderful mountain views, loads of tea farms and fresh air. Don't forget to buy tea right from the local farms. As fresh as you can get. Many of the farms allow...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Albert B
1 February 2019|
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Response from Ron H | Reviewed this property |
Hey Albert there are plenty of vehicles that head to Chiang Rai daily, ask at one of the hotels or cafes or the markets, you should pick up a ride quite easily.
21 December 2018|
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Response from Ron H | Reviewed this property |
You will be able to get transport from up there back to Chiang Rai just organise it with whoever you travel up there with.