"Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden" Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden Tip by Tedsocoa
Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden, Chiang Mai: 2 reviews and 9 photos
When you like flowers, trees, waterplants, orchids and rainforest plants; make a half day trip to QUEEN SIRIKIT BOTANIC GARDEN. This large garden is laying on the foot of the Doi Suthep Mountain, on about 15 km outside Chiang Mai, on the way to Mae Rim. It is a very large hillside botanic garden, beautifull arranged in the green mountains of the natural landscape. At the entrance, please the the minibus to go up, because the way up is long, unless you'r 18 years. But by feeth, you can follow also the walking trail. You will find many greenhouses, every one with an own dedication; orchids, waterplants,cactus (wonderfull collection, if you like).
In the large main entrance, you'll find a good collection of books about orchids and all other subtropical flowers
In the landscape, there are also a beautiful waterfall and a Thai orchid nursery.
Address: km 12, Samueng road, Mae Rim
Directions: North to Chiang Mai, on the way to Mae Rim, go left on Old Samueng Road, km 12. Opposite the Botanic Resort Hotel.
Phone: 66 53 841-000
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