Chiang Mai, the rose of the north, is situated in Northern Thailand, 700km north of the capital city Bangkok. Chiang Mai is the 2nd largest city in Thailand. The city is now becoming increasingly popular with overseas travellers as word spreads of this magnificent tourist location. There are various ways to travel to and visit Chiang Mai. From Bangkok it is a 1hr flight. Several airlines offer 4-5 flights a day from Bangkok to Chiang Mai and vice versa. Roughly 130 flights both Domestic and International fly in and out each week. Many airlines operate direct in and out of Chiang Mai International Airport.