area : Tourist areas
The yellow area on the map is where Thapae Road and Chang
Khlan Road, the two major business and tourist areas of
Chiang Mai, are situated. Many banks, shopping centres,
shop houses as well as Thai and International restaurants
are nestled there. If you prefer shopping at night, you
can enjoy the nightly vibrancy of Chiang Mai at Chiang Mai
Night Bazaar located along Chang Khlan Road, where an amazing
variety of local products and handicrafts are awaiting you.
Green area: Thapae Gate
The green area on the map covers the Thapae Gate area which is the centre for traditional and cultural activities in Chiang Mai. Every year during the Chiang Mai Flower Festival, Songkran Festival and Loi Krathong Festival, both locals and tourists gather here to enjoy the colourful festivities.