Photo: Wat Tha Ton.

Things to see and do

Kok River boat cruise
Tha Ton Public Boat Office, Rim Nam Kok, Moo 3, Tha Ton. T: (053) 053 727

Flowing out of the hills of Burma’s Shan State at Tha Ton before winding its way across Chiang Rai Province to empty into the Mekong just south of Chiang Saen, a boat trip down a scenic stretch of the Kok River between Tha Ton and Chiang Rai has long been a highlight for travellers to this part of ... Read more about Kok River boat cruise .

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Wat Tha Ton
Tha Ton

A row of hills along the northern edge of town is all that separates Tha Ton from the border and Burma’s Shan State and dotted among these forested slopes and strung along the summit ridges you’ll find the sprawling temple complex of Wat Tha Ton. ... Read more about Wat Tha Ton .

Exploring the surrounds
Around Tha Ton

Nestled among wooded hills, with the picturesque Kok running right through the town centre and the pastoral landscapes of the valley stretching south and east, Tha Ton lends itself perfectly to exploration on foot or by bicycle while short motorbike rides can let you explore ... Read more about Exploring the surrounds .

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Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Tha Ton? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.

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