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Chiang Saen
Chiang Saen is located about five hours from Chiang Mai. The town offers a glimpse into the history of northern Thailand with ruins from the past. The town was founded in the 1300s.

All things to do » Things to do

Hall of Opium Museum
Hall of Opium Museum
Located in the heart of the infamous Golden Triangle, this museum is dedicated to educating visitors about the history of the opium trade and the dangers of addiction.
Attraction type: History museums; Specialty museums
Wat Chedi Luang
Wat Chedi Luang
Attraction type: Religious sites
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Wat Pra Dhat Pha-Ngao
Wat Pra Dhat Pha-Ngao
Attraction type: Landmarks & points of interest
The Opium House
The Opium House
Attraction type: Museums
Wat Pa Sak
Wat Pa Sak
Attraction type: Religious sites

All places to eat » Places to eat

Mekong Pizza
Mekong Pizza
Ranked #1 of 10 Restaurants in Chiang Saen
Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Delivery
Sala Mae Nam Thai Restaurant
Sala Mae Nam Thai Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 10 Restaurants in Chiang Saen
Price: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations
Janine cafe
Janine cafe
Ranked #3 of 10 Restaurants in Chiang Saen
Cuisines: Italian
Sriwan Coffee & Restaurant
Sriwan Coffee & Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 10 Restaurants in Chiang Saen
Cuisines: Thai
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Lavallee
Ranked #5 of 10 Restaurants in Chiang Saen
Cuisines: Asian

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Sabai Hotel at Chiang Saen
Sabai Hotel at Chiang Saen
$21 - $31
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Buakham Resort
Buakham Resort
$13 - $73
Ranked #5 of 7 Hotels in Chiang Saen
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Golden Cherry Hotel
Golden Cherry Hotel
$61 - $64
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Tachileik
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Wanliya Resort
Wanliya Resort
$20 - $24
Ranked #1 of 12 Hotels in Mae Sai
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle
5.0 of 5
Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle
$2,459 - $3,223
Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Chiang Saen
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Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort
5.0 of 5
Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort
$1,127 - $1,398
Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Chiang Saen
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Manee Dheva Resort & Spa
4.0 of 5 Manee Dheva Resort & Spa
$72 - $130
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Mae Chan
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.