Looking for the golden sands of Chiang Mai’s Hottest Beach!?
You’re not the only one. Many a would be travellers pursue the hunt for Lanna-lands golden coasts.
Check out this Google graph showing that Chiang Mai beach is searched for more than Chiang Mai Massage and Chiang Mai Spa’s.
Now I don’t like to be the bearer of bad news, but Chiang Mai doesn’t have any beaches. It’s literally hundreds of miles away from the picturesque beach scene above in southern Thailand, but don’t you worry your little socks off!
Now I know you’re probably disappointed in the lack of Chiang Mai beaches, but there’s plenty of awesome stuff to do in Chiang Mai.
If you’re planning on heading up to northern Thailand, then how about these Chiang Mai Beach Alternatives.
Head out to Chiang Mai’s Grand Canyon Waterpark
Kayaking Down The Ping River
Cool Off At These Awesome Open-to-the-public Swimming Pools
I’ll be honest, nothing quite beats relaxing on Thailand’s stunning southern islands beaches.
But why not have your cake and eat it!
You can visit Chiang Mai for a few days, see the epic Elephant sanctuaries and then take the cheap 1h:30m flight back down south.