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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Tambun Mae Fa Luang, Amphoe Mae Fa Luang, Chiang Rai, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

enjoyed our visit to the palace and the residence.Audio review made the experience enjoyable. Beautiful gardens and views from the residence.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank westendave
Reviewed 1 December 2018

We hired a taxi for the day and spent 3 hours at two places, the Royal Villa and Mae Fah Luang Garden, Doi Tung. Mostly at the latter. The Royal Villa is beautiful, serene and well maintained with nice flowers in its garden. Visitors have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

An excellent place to visit to see first hand how royalties live in their palaces. The walk around aided by portable audio enabled visitors to understand Thai culture and also the personal life of the Princes Mother. There is a strict dress code for entry...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chan_pup
Reviewed 22 November 2018

If you are visiting the gardens (which are very good) you should also visit the Swiss style palace. It is quite beautiful and contains many of the original artifacts. The views of the gardens and neighbouring mountains are also very good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Merevaik
Reviewed 3 November 2018

beautiful palace with exquisite gardens. We went there for a day trip with the family and enjoyed every part of it. It was nice to see how they preserved the old palace and educate people on what the late royal family done for the country....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

This house offers a good view of the Doi Tung Mountains. There is fee for this house but it is guaranteed that the view of the house inside is suitable with the cost.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MuhammadK2053
Reviewed 30 August 2018

The use of the recorded information made the visit very interesting and educational. The visit made us appreciate the work of the princess mother and explains why the Thai people held her in such reverence.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Doug N
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My Thai wife wanted to visit for the Royal culture. I was surprised how interesting the palace was and the gardens held interest for the whole family. The tree top walk was great for the whole family... a great few hours. Driving to/from is also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Built on top of the hill right in centre of Doi Tung, it used to be used by princess Srinagarindra, when she was staying here (now is used by other members of royal family from time to time). Very pretty inside with lots to see...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The royal villa was built on the top of the hill surrounded by the tranquil nature. The audio guide was very informative and provided a comprehensive delineation of the late empress’s life. The royal garden consisted of all sorts of flowers carefully planned out and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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동현 안
17 June 2018|
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Response from Art2911 | Reviewed this property |
Take local bus header for Mae Sai, jump off at Huai Khrai and find a local truck that can take you up the mountain.
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23 March 2018|
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Response from singhasam | Reviewed this property |
Hi Abdullah, Many parts of the Doi Tung Palace and gardens are accessible by wheelchair, but the real problem for wheelchair users comes with the way the whole site has been landscaped. This means that, while some paths are... More
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