Destination guide

Travel to cozy Chiang Rai

Take a vacation to Chiang Rai and enjoy the area's temples, monuments and festivals. This city's riverfront, waterfalls and local tours draw many visitors. Wat Rong Khun and Wat Pra Singh are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Chiang Rai

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Chiang Rai. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mae Fa Luang Botanical Garden (26.5 mi / 42.7 km)
  • Pongphrabath Waterfall (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Pha Soet (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Doi Chang (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Chiang Rai

Fly into Chiang Rai (CEI-Chiang Rai Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Houayxay (HOE), which is 46.2 mi (74.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Chiang Rai Province?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Chiang Rai Province. From 5 Houses to 3 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Chiang Rai Province for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Chiang Rai Province?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Chiang Rai Province. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • อ.เมืองเชียงราย: 16 vacation rentals
  • Chiang Rai Clock Tower: 16 vacation rentals
  • Central Plaza Chiangrai: 16 vacation rentals
  • Chiangrai Rajabhat University: 16 vacation rentals
  • Nang Lae: 15 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Chiang Rai Province! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Chiang Rai Province?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Chiang Rai Province:

  • Nang Lae: 15 rentals
  • Wiang Chai: 15 rentals
  • Mae Yao: 15 rentals
  • Ban Du: 15 rentals
  • Chiang Mai City: 441 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Chiang Rai Province?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Chiang Rai Province. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chiang Rai Clock Tower: 16 rentals
  • Central Plaza Chiangrai: 16 rentals
  • Chiangrai Rajabhat University: 16 rentals
  • Pongphrabath Waterfall: 16 rentals
  • Wat Pra Singh: 16 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chiang Rai Province listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.