Wed 18/01

Morning / Afternoon: 08:00 - Hire a taxi for around four to five hours...

EllaQueensland on TA recommended a driver named Pooh - Telephone: 08-2181-8359 - should be approximately THB600.
  • Visit Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
  • Browse and buy at Orchid Jade -  7/7 Srivichai Road, In Front of Wat Prathat on Doi Suthep Mountain
  • Visit Chiang Mai Zoo and Safari - then have the driver drop us off for...
Lunch: Hong Taew Inn Nimanhaemin Road (opp Nimanhaemin Soi 1) Telephone: 053 218 333

Nice Northern Thai restaurant with nostalgic 20's setting on trendy Nimanhaemin Road. Great place for dinner or lunch. Try the Pomello Salad, Fried naem (deep fried pickled pork).

Price: around THB80-100 / dish

Afternoon: Samlor tour...

Negotiate the hourly rate for a couple of Samlors to take us around the streets outside the east walls of the moated town... as directed.

    • Markets off Tha Pae Road
    • Wat Mahawan
    • Gekko Garden Pub & Restaurant
    • Princess Jewellery on Chan Khlang
    • The Red Lion

Evening: 19:30 for 20:00 - Dinner at Kad Kafé at the Shangri-la.