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About Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai is the northernmost large city in Thailand, with a population of about 200,000 people. It is located in Mueang Chiang Rai District, Chiang Rai Province. Chiang Rai was established as a capital city in the reign of King Mangrai, in 1262 CE.

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Want to know about travelling to Chiang Rai, Thailand? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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There are 224+ hotels available in Chiang Rai. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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