Mae Hong Son Vacations
Mae Hong Son, in North Thailand, is a city of roughly 9,000 residents.
Mae Hong Son is situated about 420 miles (676 kilometers) northwest of Bangkok, the national capital, and approximately 75 miles (121 kilometers) northwest of Chiang Mai.
Get active in the outdoors by exploring the nearby natural preserves, such as Namtok Mae Surin National Park and Fish Cave National Park. Go for a hike through the park and discover the biodiversity of the area before having a snack in the reserves’ beautiful grounds.
In this culture-rich city, be sure to investigate the engaging museums, including the Wat Chong Kham Museum, where culture vultures can browse local collections. Savor the peaceful atmosphere, ask the friendly staff about any special events, pick up a souvenir at the gift shop or just enjoy the well-curated displays.
The local zoo, Noi's Elephant Camp, is an amazing place to take your children for an exciting and entertaining few hours viewing local and exotic animals. Ask the staff about one-off events and learn about some of the zoo’s most popular animals.
Vacationers in Mae Hong Son looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will appreciate the Wat Luang, the Wat Phra That Doi Kong Mu and the Wat Klang.