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Address: Thapae Rd., Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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I really enjoyed visiting Tha Phae Gate, actually walking around the exterior of the walled city is a pretty cool experience for anyone that enjoys history.

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pensacola Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Many tourists frequent this area. Since we were here a year or so ago, many pidgeons are now in residence. A lot of people there have seen an opportunity there and are now selling bird seed to the tourists to feed the birds. Tourists, mainly Chinese, love these birds and really enjoy the occasion. We have seen wedding photography going... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Take pictures and feed the pigeons and the fish. Do take a closer look at the architecture and be amazed.

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed visiting Tha Phae Gate, actually walking around the exterior of the walled city is a pretty cool experience for anyone that enjoys history.

Thank rizhomeschool
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Tha Phae Gate, part of the old wall along the Thapae Road, sit and soak up the sun watch the Thai folk about their business , always some monks wandering across the square, or take some bread to feed the fish in the pools further along whilst waiting to go to the Famous Street Market.

Thank JimNurse
Carlsbad, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gate for gate-sake? Not so much, but as a gateway to your "must do" Sunday Market experience? Absolutely! To see what's behind the gate (pics) and for more tips and adventures in Thailand, visit onthelooselive.com 5 minutes at the gate - hours at the Sunday Market and surrounding sights.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its a meeting point of human and pegions!! You will see people taki g photos with pegions flying as background...some feed them with unpopped popcorn.

Thank May L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are close by then the gate is worth seeing. You won't spend much time here and if you go to the Sunday market you will be able to see the gate at the same time.

Thank Reggie309
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't go out of your way, but if your passing by. Read the history of this walled city...great story behind it. Amazing to see it and awe at its age.

Thank Mandy E
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a restored gate and plaza in the old city moat. Pretty touristy, but worth a visit. The best time to come is in the evening. A lot of young Thais congregate.Get a cool drink or coffee and sit and people watch. On Sunday evenings a tourist market is set up. You can find some nice things. The area... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At Night is better on weekdays it have road shows by foreigner. But this place more interesting when weekend at morning or night day. 😂🤘🏻

Thank Shud S

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