Mai is a beautiful city with a long history and very
old traditions. It is famous for the beauty, culture, natural
sceneries, and gentle nature of its people. Now considered
the cultural center of the North, and it is the second largest
metropolis in the country, next to Bangkok.
How to Get There :
1) By Car. The distance from
Bangkok to Chiang Mai is approx.
695 kms. Travelling by car will pass through many provinces
and visitors can enjoy rural Thailand.2) By Bus. Take the air or non
air-conditioned bus from Moh Chit bus terminal, Kamphaeng Phet Rd.,
3) By Railway. No direct trains to
Sukhothai. One may travel by
train to Phitsanulok and then take a local bus to Sukhothai,
a distance of 60 kms.
4) By Air. Thai Airways operate several flights daily to Chiang Mai.