Lamphun Travel Information

Lamphun, known in ancient times as Hariphunchai, has more than 1,400 years of cultural offerings to entice tourists from across the globe. Located 670 km from Bangkok and merely 27 km from Chiang Mai, this enchanting community sits on the banks of the Kuang River and offers an ambiance all its own. Tourists will enjoy exploring relics and ancient sites in addition to the breathtaking landscape of lakes, forests and mountains. Lamphun is most famous for its production of longans, a fruit bearing tree native to Asia.