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Chiang Rai Golf Locations
Chiang Rai, the northernmost province of Thailand is 785 kilometers north of Bangkok, on the Kok River basin. Chiang Rai covers an area of 11,678 square meters with an average of 580 meters above sea level. The province, which is located within the renowned Golden Triangle area where Myanmar, Laos and Thailand converge.
Chiang Rai, which was founded in 1262 by King Meng Rai, was the first capital of the Lanna Thai Kingdom (Kingdom of a million rice fields), which was later conquered by Burma in 1556. It was not until 1786 that Chiang Rai became a Siamese territory and was proclaimed a province during the reign of King Rama VI in 1910.
Today, Chiang Rai is a paradise with abundant natural tourist attractions and antiquities; the province itself is evidence of past civilization. Attractions range from mountain scenery, ruins of ancient settlements, historic sites, Buddhist shrines and ethnic villages who maintain fascinating lifestyles, and is fast becoming a popular escape for tourists wanting to get away from the troubles they left behind.
Thailand Golf Holidays/Sunny Golf Holidays brings to you a premium Chiang Rai Golf Holiday of your choice. You can choose from some of the best golf courses in Asia, or have the choices made by our expert team for your Golf in Thailand. Being golfers ourselves our belief is to give you the best Chiang Rai golf holiday possible. Please read the customer testimonials on this website for further information on the way our customers have enjoyed our Thailand Golf Service.