Chiang Khong has activities for families, couples or the single traveler. Explore with motorbike, bicycle, or boat ride on the Mekong river.
At Baan Sakuna resort hotel with its beautiful gardens and the restaurant, you'll feel relaxed and ready to explore the town and its many sites of interest.
Ask the Owner Sakuna Mai for suggestions and tailor the activities like Pha Tang and Phu Chi Fha to your own tastes.
You just might find yourself staying longer then expected.
At the resort hotel, you can stroll through the gardens and enjoy the variety of native plants and trees and sit beside the waterfall.
Collect wild herbs along the stream. Select your own fish from the pond for evening outdoor BBQ.
Walking Street in Chiang Khong
Sample the local nightlife with its fresh vegitables, fruit and food.
Activities around Chiang Khong – Where the Mekong meets the mountains.
Explore on and alongside the river and back into the local hill tribe villages.
Learn the history and culture dating back to 1866 the French exploration and beyond.
Bicycling along the river and back into the valleys and hills
Trekking through lush green mountains with excellent views out across to the Mekong and Laos.
Relax in the cool waters of a waterfall
Enjoy various textile activities.
Learn how they grow their own cotton, spinning, dyeing, weaving.
View finished cloth and clothing in various shops.
We thank the Lelaikham for the use of their pictures.
Explore a 700 year old abandoned village tucked back in the jungle.
Experiance old and UniqueTemples
Wat Nuntaram is a temple with beautiful architecture, history and another important place in Chiang Kham district.
Location: Wat Nuntaram
Pha Tang with its cool winter weather and jagged mountain ridge line, make it an ideal location for hicking and motorbike riding.
From the top of the mountain and sitting on the Thai Laos border, you can look into Northern Laos and the mountains beyond.
You can also sample some of thier fresh mountian coffee and strawberries.
Location: Doi Pha Tang
Phu Chi Dow is another scenic mountain top view point, situated on the Thai Laos border.
Location: Phu Chi Dow
Phu Chee Fah a mountain area and national forest park in Chiang Rai province Northern Thailand. It is located at the northeastern end of the Phi Pan Nam Range, 12 km to the southwest of Doi Pha Tang.
The cliff is part of the Doi Pha Mon sub-range, that rises near the border with Loas sloping steeply down towards the Mekong River. The highest point of the ridge is 1628 m high Doi Pha Mon.
With views over the mountains, it is one of the famous tourist attractions of the Thai highlands near Chiang Rai. Tourists visit the mountain especially at dawn in order to catch a glimpse of the "sea of mist". The early morning fog somtimes shrouds the surroung mountains that have heights ranging between 1,200–1,600 m.
The weather on Phu Chi Fa is cool, averaging around 20° C. It has three seasons: hot, rainy, and cool, influenced by the tropical monsoon
Location: Phu Chee Fah