Few world cities offer the range of interesting and varied shopping opportunities found in Chiang Mai.
Like all cities, down town Chiang Mai has itts share of shopping opportunities, from relatively expensive shopping centres to the famous night market, Saturday and Sunday walking street. But Chiang Mai has much more than this, boasting the largest handicraft village in the world where business buyers spend months visiting the various large and small manufacturers. The tourist is able to visit a central area to purchase an amazing range of products at a fraction of city prices. All crafts are represented from intricate jewelry, silk and wood flowers, hand painted, umbrellas, teak furniture, pottery, silks, to near life size wooden elephants.
In addition there are the fresh flower, wet fish, meat and vegetable markets near the city centre.
Golden Cupids Hotel is situated surrounded by tropical gardens in a Thai village, 20 minutes away from city noise, fumes and traffic, but central to most of the many tourist attractions and less than 15 mins away from the best superr and locall markets. Guests taking cooking lessons start by purchasing their ingredients assisted by Golden Cupids cooks and staff, giving an ideal opportunity to experience Thai food and herb shopping.
If shopping is not your interest just check out the long list of activities offered.
Golden Cupids situated near 5 famous golf coures, which are Maejoe Gold Club, Sansai New Golf Course, Green Valley, Lanna Golf and Royal Chiang Mai Golf club.
(3) Thai cooking lessons
(4) Thai massage and fresh herbal steam therapy
We offer Thai traditional massage, herbal oil massage, foot massage, and fresh herbal steam therapy.
(5) Places of interest
Golden Cupids Hotel are pleased to arrange visits to all exciting features including :-
(1) Elephant shows (at work and play)
(2) Elephant safariis
(3) Elephant caring programme
(4) Bamboo river rafting
(5) Ox cart riding
(6) Monkey, Snake, Tiger
(7) Buffalo village
(8) Orchid farms and butterfly houses
(9) Botanic Gardens
(10) Long neck lady village
(11) The Kinggs project
(12) Kinggs palace
(13) Doi Suthep Golden Temple
(14) City tour
(15) Old city tour by horse carriages
(16) Handicraft village (the largest in world)
(17) Umbrella village
(18) Hot springs - bathing
(19) Waterfall bathing
(21) Mountain climbing
(22) Tropical markets for flowers fruit and vegetable
(24) Silk factory
(25) Jewelry factory gold, silver and gems
(26) Furniture factory
(27) Flowers from silk, wood or paper
(28) Saturday and Sunday Walking market
(29) Chiang Mai Zoo
(30) Chiang Mai Zoo Panda and Snow Dome
(31) Birds watching
(33) Chiang Mai Night Zafari
(34) Visiting Don Chan Orphanage
And much, much moree
Golden Cupids staff will be pleased to assist you choose a suitable programme