In Chiang Rai province, there are many impressive places which are waiting you to visit and it's easy to hop around freely by your own.
Doi tung another famous place in Chiang Rai, it's located away from city around 60 km., spend around 1 hour by car. You can hire the local bus or taxi to go for one day trip. There are a lot of impressive place such as Doi Tung Royal Villa (House of King Rama 9's mother), Mae Fah Luang Art and Culture Park and Wat Phra That Doi Tung etc. This route will give you enjoyment of the beautiful mountainous nature and Northern culture.
Singha Park or Boonrawd Farm is located away from city around 12 km. not too far from the White Temple. You will enjoy the magnificent view of tea plantation. They grow the Chinese Oolong tea there. You will surprise the great taste of the food here. Apart from famous Beer (Singha Beer), Italian cuisine and Thai food are worth to try. If you like to bike, it has bike lane for sightseeing around the Singha Park. The park also provide with their own bus for tour around their farm.
We provide the bicycle to serve you to tour around StayKtion. There are Fungmin Temple, a local temple, and Wat Rong Suae Ten not too far from our house. In addition, you just ride across the bridge, you will get the sightseeing Chiang Rai city which have a lot of impressive place such as Golden Clock tower, Monument of the King Mengrai, Old City Hall, Wat Phra Kaew, Wat Phra Singh etc.
The White Temple
(Wat Rong Khun)
The White Temple, one of the most beautiful temple in Thailand, established by Master Chalermchai Kositpipat, a famous artist natively born in Chiang Rai. Temple is located 15km. from city, near the main road.
Master Chalermchai has creating the unique gracefully art blend impressively with Buddhism concept of life. It is a place that you shouldn’t miss!!
There are many places to enjoy eating both of cafe or restaurant such as Chivit Thamma Da coffee house, a vintage cafe&restaurant, Manorom Cafe, near Wat Huay Pla Kang and Phu Lae, close the Kok river.
Northern traditional cuisine like Sa Lung Kam and Lu Lum would be great place to taste the original Northern food.
When you relax in our Stayktion, at the night time, you will see lights of restaurants across the Kok river.
Master Thawan Duchanee house (Black House Museum)
Master Thawan Duchanee house or Black house is a famous museum in Chiang Rai. It contains a lot of art created by Master Thawan Duchanee, a famous National artist, and have 36 different houses. You will see a lot of wood handicraft, painting and sculpture of Master Thawan Duchanee.
It's 10kms from city and close to the main road, Phahonyothin.