Chiang Rak Yai Vacations
Chiang Rak Yai is located some 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Bangkok, the national capital, and about 80 miles (129 kilometers) from Pattaya.
Chiang Rak Yai is not the only place in Central Thailand worth seeing; those with enough time should also hit the road and discover the magic of the nearby countryside, cities and cultural attractions. Visit the Rangsit University and Future Park Rangsit in Pathum Thani, 5 miles (8 kilometers) away from Chiang Rak Yai. You could also check out the IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Centre and IMPACT Arena in Pak Kret. It is 11 miles (18 kilometers) from Chiang Rak Yai.
When it's time to spread your wings, check out the nearest regional city. Ayutthaya is around 20 miles (32 kilometers) away and is home to sights like Wat Phra Mahathat, Chao Sam Phraya Museum and Wat Lokayasutha. Wat Phra Ram, Wat Phra Si Sanphet and Wat Chai Wattanaram are a number of other interesting attractions worth investigating for those who find themselves with time to spare.
Whatever your beliefs, visitors are sure to enjoy in Central Thailand's shrines and other sites of spiritual significance. Drop into Central Thailand's popular war relics and monuments, it's a great way to familiarize yourself with the area's colorful history.
If you spend much of your time working, the ideal vacation is often all about finding good places to relax. When it's time to unwind, take your lead from the locals and enjoy wildlife watching or cycling.
Everything has to end, but be rest assured, when you're ready to say "Laa gòn ná" to Chiang Rak Yai, you'll have plenty of memories and keepsakes to treasure.