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Huay Tung Tao Lake

107 Don Kaeo, Mae Rim District, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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“large lake” (6 reviews)
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107 Don Kaeo, Mae Rim District, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

The lake is very quiet, so it offers a nice respite from the buzz in Chiang Mai. You can either cycle or walk around the lake and then enjoy seafood and drinks in one of the many small restaurants along the shoreline. Another bonus is...More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We enjoy going to HTT lake for hikes. There is a loop you can hike that takes you by a beautiful waterfall and up the mountain further for a beautiful overview of the park and beyond. It is great for picnicking by the lake in...More

Thank Elllend
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

A big lake surrounded by little bamboo shacks, served by a variety of restaurants. Park your car/motorbike, pick out a bamboo shack and make yourself at home. There are no chairs and tables, so you just sit on the bamboo mat around a low table....More

1  Thank CNXRuss
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Cheap beer, relaxing vibe. We went for a few hours to drink and play cards, highly recommend it for something similar.

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

The only time you see people here is on a Sunday. During the week it is very quiet. I go here to jog and walk around the lake. It is a very beautiful peaceful place. There are little rafts at each restaurant where you can...More

Thank Brian_CNX
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We went to this lake today. It had mostly Thai people there so I don't think many farang (foreigners) know about here. Very picturesque and quiet. There are little huts dotted around the lake shoreline that you can sit in to relax and take in...More

Thank timandamywedding
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The Huay tubg Tao lake is a very good place to spend half a day or a day or rest. Ideal to eat at lunch along the lake and share a special time with your Partner and / or friends

Thank Olivier L
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We had a fabulous last day visit to this lake. We rented a scooter in Chiangmai but I guess you can take a public taxi out there. Relaxing, good food and not crowded because we went on a weekday after a holiday for the Thai...More

1  Thank Stacey C
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Not far out of town is Huay Tung Tao lake and it seems to be a local secret ! The only mistake we made was to take a TukTuk instead of a Taxi/Red bus.. the ride out there and back was a bit scary as...More

1  Thank Rob W
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Around the lake there are lots of huts on the shore and although there are many kiosks selling snacks and soft drinks, I recommend tourists bring their own picnic. Well patronised by locals on the weekend who go there to eat, swim, fish and ride...More

Thank pauly233
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Cynthia R
Is it possible to camp here at the lake?
25 June 2017|
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Response from Parisbreakfast | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is camping at this lake and hiking trails too. We went on a weekday so it wasn't crowded. From what our Thai driver said, he goes here on Sundays with his family and it's very, very crowded. I presume it will be... More
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sleepycat69
Does anyone know if it's possible to bring my water submersible metal detector to look for dropped jewelry where people swim? I'll have it with me in Thailand because I'm spending a few days at one of the islands doing that.
21 December 2016|
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Response from Olivier L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, be aware that due to Bouddhist spirit, you are not owner of nature and I would not recommend to expose yourself in digging ground to collect items your metal detector may have noticed. Olivier
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Nuraan B
Hi! Are there any halal food options near the lake? Thanks
11 November 2016|
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Response from marymerryliu | Reviewed this property |
hello, so sorry for late revert. It's rare find for halal food around the area, so i will recommend you to bring your own food OR/ if you are not that strict on it, you can order the papaya salad(i think thats the safest... More
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