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Chiang Dao Cave

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Address: Amphoe Chiang Dao, Chiang Dao, Thailand
Phone Number:
0947402294
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Thailand Cave

This cave is very interesting. It is located about 3 kilometers from Chiang Dao and smooth paved road all the way to the Cave. Small shops there with lots of local products. A... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Mae Taeng, Thailand
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Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Its an interesting place to visit. The caves are huge and you have guides to bring you along for a small fee. Can spend an hour or 2 there and there are some lovely boutique resorts nearby where you can stay as well.

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Mae Taeng, Thailand
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This cave is very interesting. It is located about 3 kilometers from Chiang Dao and smooth paved road all the way to the Cave. Small shops there with lots of local products. A small stream cuts thru the site and has many fish to see in the crystal clear water. Fun site to visit.

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Thank ManCoot
Bengaluru, India
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The caves are well maintained. There are some treacherous paths. Guide is a must to have if you want to explore the cave. Definitely recommend to visit these caves if in Chiang Dao

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Rothenberg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I came here for many times. Everytime I visit, I always get a good impression not only by the natural but also from local people who works as a local guide in this cave.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The cave is very interesting to explore. You'll have a guide with a lantern who will bring you into some strange caverns. We travelled as a family and even the 3 year old could walk the trails. Everyone loved it. Some say dragons used to live below. Some Budha shrines in the caves.Wear comfortable shoes.

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Thank Directeur0
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best in Chiang Dao, I would go to Chiang Dao from Chiang Mai even only for seeing this. The caves are quite large, with many shapes inside formed by many different materials. Also there are some buddhist statues inside. There are two ways - one about 300m long, enlightened with small colourful lights, where you don't need a guide... More 

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Thank Martina M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Interesting cave to visit ... it has lots of information in English explaining all the whereabouts and how all different Buddhas come about ... same came from Burma!! Which I thought was interesting ... the cave walked was $200 (donation and guide tour inside the cave ) and photographer will follow u for pictures and she will take so many... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

I was staying close by and walked to the cave on a whim and was happy I did. I paid the fee to go in (I think it was 100 baht), but did not hire a guide. You can go a fair distance in this large well lit cave without a guide and it's worth seeing. It is quite extensive... More 

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Yorkshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We hired a guide with a lamp and saw both routes through the caves. One route involved a bit of crawling and scrambling and would possibly be challenging to anyone with mobility issues. You need to wear clothing to cover shoulders and knees as there are temples within the cave. We saw a turtle in the large pond area at... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

First I should admit that I am Totally biased, I love caves. I came to this area specifically to see the cave. And while it was not the most beautiful cave I have ever seen, it was a very interesting experience. The cave has many statues and shrines within the structure that are fun to view. We took the guided... More 

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