|City walls and moat surrounding the Old City of Chiang Mai.|
While the gardens are beautiful, if you aren’t really into gardens, I would actually recommend skipping the palace, as you aren’t able to enter any of the buildings on the grounds. Oriental Escape also offers a half-day tour to just Doi Suthep, which is less expensive than the combined visit.
|Bhubing Palace Gardens|
|Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep|
|Wat Chedi Luang's golden temple and chedi ruins.|
|Monk stones and wax monk figure at Wat Phra Singh.|
Seriously, he looks freakishly real.
|Celadon pottery at Mengrai Kilns.|
|There really is no reason for this picture. |
But how cute is this dog riding a bike through Chiang Mai?!