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Address: Mueang Chiang Mai District, Doi Suthep, Thailand
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+66 53 295 003
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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Located high in the hills above Chiang Mai, this magnificent temple was...

Located high in the hills above Chiang Mai, this magnificent temple was commissioned by King Kuena, ruler of the region from 1367-1388.

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still one of the grate temple in thailand

The Doi Suthep is one the most beautiful temple in Thailand , the view is grate you can see all the chiang mai city in one relaxing atmosphere .

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

The Doi Suthep is one the most beautiful temple in Thailand , the view is grate you can see all the chiang mai city in one relaxing atmosphere .

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Thank sergio l
Rockville, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

This is a major tourist attraction and will likely be very-very crowded. It is also difficult to get to becuase of its mountain top location. A long winding road. If it is hazy, there is not much of a view from the top. There are 300 steps to get to the top, or youmay pay for a funicular. The templesand... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We took a coach up here and a cable car ( no view, inside the mountain) to see Wat Phra That Doi Suthep which was stunning and a bit different than some we saw previously. I thought it would provide a view of Chiang Mai but it was too smoggy.

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Thank Brenda P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wat Phra That is perched atop Doi Suthep mountain and it may take a little while trying to get to this site, depending on the traffic. Taxi, tuk-tuk, minivans and scooters must wind up the two lane street up to the temple. The drive is worth it though because it has a great view of Chiang Mai. You have to... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This view and temple are certainly beautiful. I don't necessarily think it is a must do as I was told before coming to Chiang Mai. The ride there is pretty long but there was some cool things on the way like driving through Chiang Mai University (CMU) and Wat Umong. Great ice cream at the top - my husband and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited this place which is quite a long journey outside of the old town in Chiang Mai but was very happy to come, it was very busy when we arrived and we spent several hours here looking around the various sites and shops here. Definitely something to do whilst in Chiang Mai

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Thank Elliot D
Buenos Aires
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went there today, we took a private driver and arrived very early, we were able to beat the crowds. There were tourists but it didn't feel packed yet, we were there at around 8.30 AM. The temple itself is stunning and the views are also spectacular!

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited this at end of trekking up the mountain from Chiang Mai itself, and having spent a few hours walking through the jungle, stopping on the way at the serene Wat Lat, arriving at Way Doi Suthep was an anticlimax. It was heaving with people, and the road leading up to it was very very busy with cars, bikes and... More 

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East Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful views, amazing golden temple. We took the funicular up but took the stairs down. There were crowds, but quiet and serene just the same as everyone is very respectful.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just get a red bus up to the temple rather than paying for a tour guide. They'll wait for you while you're there. Nice morning out while in Chiang Mai if you're into temples. Once we saw one temple, they pretty much were the same after seeing a couple.

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