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Chiang Rai City and Temples half day tour

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  • Visit the main market area and Wat Phra Kaew Chiang Rai
  • See the Wat Doi Thong, with its Navel Pillars, overlooking the Mae Kok River
  • Travel to Wat Rong Khun, also called “The White Temple"
What to expect

Visit the main market area and Wat Phra Kaew Chiang Rai, where the famous Emerald Buddha (in Bangkok) was found in A.D. 1434.

Next see the Wat Doi Thong, with its Navel Pillars, overlooking the Mae Kok River, and King Meng Rai’s Monument with its annual festival in February.

Then travel to Wat Rong Khun, also called “The White Temple”; inside it contains murals and paintings of the Buddha image and painted enamel ceramic floor. The outside was created with lime sculpture Thai designs decorated with small pieces of mirror that make the building sparkle and shine under the sunlight.

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