Boundary Tourism Spots  
Chiangsan Checkpoint.
       It is located 60 km. away from Chiangrai and located at the same place as Chiangsan Boat Pier. Opposite Chiangsan Checkpoint is Ton Pung Checkpoint of Laos PDR. This is the place that tourists can travel along the Mae Khong River to Myanmar and some parts of China.
Chiang Khong Checkpoint
       It is located 114 km. away from the city of Chiangrai. There is the Buck Pier that located at the same location. Here, tourists can cross the Mae Khong River and then visit Laos PDR. (Luang Prabang, Vientiene ,the capital of Laos) and re-enter Thailand again at Nong Khai Province in the northeastern . Visa for 15 days is 1xxx Baht.

There are Speed Boats and Slow Boats at the Buck Boat Pier that cross the Mekhong River to Laos.
    1. Speed Boats leave at 9.00-11.30 a.m.
        Fare: 1xxx Baht per person
        - Only 5 persons can go for each boat and it takes about 6 hours.
    2. Slow Boats leave at 9.00-10.30 a.m.
        Fare: xxx Baht per person
        - The boat trip will take about 2 days and 1 night.
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More information : Chiangrai Tourism Management Center
2nd floor Chiangrai Bus Terminal , Prasobsuk road, City of Chiangrai, Chiangrai 57000
Tel. 053-740-584 Fax. 053-740-598
Email : tourinfochiangrai@yahoo.com
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