Half Day Tour : Chiangmai City & Temple Tours
Morning 8.00 am – 12.30 pm.
Afternoon 13.00 pm. – 17.00 pm.
HIGHLIGHTS : Chiangmun Temple, Phrasing Temple, Chediluang Temple, Local Market
The city tour provide for you as a half day tour so that you can choose for your convenience. We pick up you form the hotel take you to the 4 Main temple in the old city as the oldest temple is Chiangman temple where is a crystal Buddha image enshrine there and it was built in 1296. Then go to Phra Singh temple, it was built in 1334. Then go to Chidi Luang temple where is the big pagoda was broken by earthquake. Then we go to the Local Market. Return to the hotel.
WAT CHEDI LUANG on Phra Pokklao Rd. is the site of a formerly massive pagoda that was unfortunately destroyed in the great earthquake of 1545. The temple was origainally constructed in 1401 by the order of King Saeng Muang Ma. In 1454, regning King Tilo-Garaj enlarged the chedi to a height of 86 meters.After the earthquake, the chedi lay in ruins 1991, when it was reconstructed at a cost of several million baht. The reconstructed chedi was finished in 1992, and it is every bit as impressive as the original.
WAT PHRA SINGH is located in the center of the city at the intersection of Singharaj and Rajadamnern Rd.,The large chedi was built in 1345 by King Pha Yu to house the remains of his father King Kam Fu. A typical scripture repository is located at this temple as well. These repositories were designed to keep and protect sacred texts written on palm leaves and the delicate saa or mulberry paper sheets used by monks and scribes to keep records and write down folklore. The high stucco covered stone base of the repository protected the delicate scriptures from the rains, floods and pests.
The wall of the chapel are covered with murals illustrating Lanna customs, dress, and scenes from daily life. The lovely Lai Kam chapel houses the revered Phra Singh Buddha image. Sadly, the head was stolen in 1992, and reproduction is now seen.
WAT CHIANGMAN is the oldest temple in Chiangmai. Is located within the walled city on Rajapakinai Rd., King Meng Rai allegedly lived here while the new city of Chiang Mai was constructed. Enshrined in Wat Chiangman is a tiny crystal Buddha called Phra Seh-Taang Kamanee. It is thought have the power to bring rain. Another image, called Phra Sila Khao, reflects the fine workmanship of Indain craftsmen from thousands of years ago
Tour Included :
- Entrance fee mentions on tour
- Air conditioned Transportation with Insurance
- English speaking guide with T.A.T License
- Drinking water
850 THB/Pax ( JOIN GROUP)
**Minimum 2 person Dress Polite is required**
- Below 2 years old is free of charge, but must sit with the parent
- 2 – 8 years old : child and charge 50% from price of adult
- 9 years old up or taller than 120 cm is consider to adult price
- This tour is operated by the professional partner and there are maximum 12 person in the van.
- We offer pick up and drop off hotel in town , kindly of you please ask your hotel location before make reservation