TAT’s new “Green & Slow” campaign
Members of the Chiang Mai Cycling Club joined
forces with the TAT and the Chiang Mai Municipality to promote the use of
bicycle tours and travel for tourists at Tha Pae Gate.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand, the Chiang Mai Municipality and the
Chiang Mai Cycling Club were joined by Vice Governor Charoenrit Sanguansat
at the opening of the new project “Green & Slow” to promote the use of
bicycles by tourists for touring Chiang Mai city. The event saw cyclists
start from Tha Pae Gate on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 8 a.m. and travel around
Ku Muang to return to Tha Pae Gate.
The organizations plan on holding a similar rally in Lamphun and Lampang
which also have close knit historic communities and sites. The next one will
see them travel by train to Lamphun, cycle to Haripunchai and take horse
driven carriages around old Lampang. For more information contact TAT Chiang
Mai Office Tel. 053-276140-2.
3D Painting museum opens in Chiang Mai
First in the North
Visitors are encouraged to interact with the 3D
paintings that fill the museum.
Chiang Mai art lovers now have a new museum to enjoy with the opening of the
first 3D painting museum in the North and only the second in Thailand on July
Art in Paradise Chiang Mai Co., Ltd. opened its 2nd 3D painting museum of and
biggest in the world on Chang Klan Road. The museum was established by Jang Kyu
Suk along with Korean professional artists who contributed almost 130 3D
paintings that are so realistic that visitors need to touch them to check they
are not real. In fact, visitors are encouraged to interact with the paintings.
Art in Paradise is open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets for adults are 180
baht and children 120 baht. For more information Tel. 053-274100.
Rainy season specials at the Chiang Mai Night Safari
Dr. Sarawut Srisakun announces the introduction of a
new promotion to attract visitors to Chiang Mai in the “Green Season”.
The Chiang Mai Night Safari plans on offering special value priced promotions to
attract visitors during the rainy season this year, Dr. Sarawut Srisakun, CEO of
the Night Safari announced on June 27, 2013.
The “Traveling, Eating, Shopping and Resting” promotion will be available from
July to September and will work to promote travel during the Green Season with
the cooperation of hotels, restaurants and Robinson Department Store in Chiang
There will be discount coupons worth 100 baht for adults and 50 baht for
children to the Night Safari for any visitor who stays at one of the partner
hotels including the RatiLanna Riverside Spa Resort Chiang Mai, Centara
Duangtawan Hotel Chiang Mai, Holiday Inn Chiangmai Hotel, The Harbour Community
Mall etc. The coupon will also give users up to a 50% discount for accommodation
in the Chiang Mai Night Safari Resort and 10-20% for discount in restaurant
partners. For more information tell. 053999000, 053-999010. (PR)
Wedding Fair at Chiang Mai Grandview Hotel
Chiang Mai Grandview Hotel hosted a wedding fair at
its Convention Center from July 6 with 13 leading wedding studios and jewelry
shops providing booths with themes ranging from Marina, Be Love, Cherish and
Harmony. Sayan Yongyuth (middle), General Manager of the Chiang Mai Grandview
Hotel was joined by staff and models wearing the latest fashions in wedding
attire including elaborate wedding gowns and jewelry.