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A trip worth making. A must go place for the experience of local and ethnic products. At least half a day to explore esp. shopping and local atmosphere of the 2 borders. We went with a private minibus. Interesting place to visit and will go...More
I came to Mae Sai to do a border run and to visit Myanmar for the 1st time. I stayed at the Yunnan hotel which is only 20 minutes walk from the border. I exchanged 330 Baht for a 10 USD note. You will also...More
Easily accessible, there were no queues, departed the Thai Immigration, only a short walk across the bridge where you will find amazing shopping, it is full of tourists all taking advantage of this shopping opportunity, they all speak Thai and many speak English. Visas are...More
Guards patrol the small bridge to catch anyone trying to wade or swim across from Myanmar into Thailand or vice versa.
If you stand long enough on this spot your iPhone will self adjust its time to half an hour later as the time difference...More
We were staying in Mai Sae in Thailand and wanted to go to Myanmar to visit a pagoda and go to the markets just for the day. We are travelling on Australian passports. We walked across the bridge in Mai Sae and went through the...More
We rode our scooter here from Chiang Rai, purely for an interest point. It's 60 klms from Chiang Rai. We went to just check out the border crossing and markets. The markets were very good plenty of everything to be bought. We bought a kilo...More
IF, you want to say you have crossed the border to Burma, do it... Otherwise I would not go to the trouble.. For What? Sometimes it will cost you 500thb to get the Stamp and sometimes it wil be free,, sometimes your Passport will be...More
Hi, l drove myself from Chiang Mai, l parked close to the border crossing and walked across, be aware that you do need your passport to be stamped out and in again when you return, also pay the relevant fee when you... More
Hi, l drove myself from Chiang Mai, l parked close to the border crossing and walked across, be aware that you do need your passport to be stamped out and in again when you return, also pay the relevant fee when you return
There was not much interesting to buy, some foodstuffs, the usual copy DVD's and fake bags etc etc
There is many places to shop in Mae Sai, again mostly inferior copies, worth a visit just for the experience