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Royal Park Rajapruek

Mae Hia | Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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Rare Park in ‘Chiang Mai - quiet and nearly empty in November

We spent several hours here on a hot day in November - enjoying the shuttle ride around the park... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alexandrina X
Beautifully kept gardens

Rent push bikes, get there early (opens 0800 hrs) and enjoy. Romantic and fun. Orchid pavilion was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brisbane, Australia
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The Ratchaphruek Flower Gardens are a must-see when visiting the Chiang Mai area. The expansive gardens are incredibly picturesque. Bike rentals are available and, for less active travelers, an electric bus is available to take you around.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Mae Hia | Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent several hours here on a hot day in November - enjoying the shuttle ride around the park, and then walked the park ourselves. There are many separate garden exhibits created by different countries — some are wonderful and some are under construction or...More

Thank Alexandrina X
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rent push bikes, get there early (opens 0800 hrs) and enjoy. Romantic and fun. Orchid pavilion was a highlight with a large number of different varieties. Very fun!

Thank 193CXE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful place and nice to see. When we were there is was still underconstruction. It was being updated with information about the late King will be especially nice.

Thank Donald P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enyoyed my visit there, specially at the orchid house. I'm a big fan of orchids and we saw variety of species, orange, pink, white, big and small... Park was not busy at all. It was just us walking there and a bunch of...More

Thank Ieva P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is huge but seems empty. I expected flowers in the park, but i see none. Maybe it will be better if you come in nov and dec. There is a pretty pavilion which is in lanna design. Other than that, i do not...More

1  Thank hakuta00
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since we had some spare time we decided to visit the Royal Park Rajapruek. At the entrance everything is well organized. The prize management is pretty discriminating towards foreigners and fees seem to have raised recently (200 Baht for adults and 150 Baht for children)....More

Thank Seabass2302
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Entrance fee about 200 Baht, it's include the buggy to take you around the garden. There are several kind of small gardens design from diffirent countries. The buggy will stop at some main points and you are welcomed to discover every single corner to take...More

Thank Antoine_Nguyen
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I would say it was good, not very good, but definitely not average. The temple and its surroundings are beautiful, though when we visited it there was scaffolding a truck and demolish rubbish lying around which detracted from the overall impression. I could just imagine...More

Thank KendalVisayas
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This place is very big garden in Chiang mai. They have difference kind of flowers and trees. Difference style garden decoration and the big building in the middle of the garden which normally use for big event. I heard that there are some couple arrange...More

Thank Tip I
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Having been to Chiang Mai before we were looking for different places to visit. The Royal Gradens were recommended to us and did not disappoint. These gardens are spread over a huge site but there is a free shuttle bus / mini train that runs...More

Thank Graham R
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15 November 2017|
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Response from Donald P | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall the price.....probably about 500 baht per person (foreigners' price is always higher). We are having family come to Chiang Mia. Here is the things we are planning to do: Day one: Visit Wat Phrathat Doi... More
3 October 2017|
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Response from KLworker | Reviewed this property |
Better to combine a visit to this park with a visit to the Night Safari (which is right next to the park). Suggest to get a taxi or songthaw to the park in morning then move on to the night safari late afternoon (you can... More
Jo C
20 February 2017|
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Response from FranckBKK | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a coffee shop (at least one) but opening ours seems to be really up to the mood...