The Thai - Burmese Border Gate, Mae Sai

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Compare two different worlds with a trip to The Thai - Burmese Border Gate. The ornate gate crosses the river to connect Thailand with Myanmar. See for yourself the differences between the people, the cultures, the markets, and the temples. Explore the onsite market, where you can bargain for souvenirs. Each side of the gate has a healthy supply of tuk tuks available to take you on a tour of the border town. Sample the local dishes and see the monasteries and picturesque countryside. At night, the streets are lit up by traditional, decorative lanterns. Put The Thai - Burmese Border Gate and other Mae Sai attractions into our Mae Sai day trip tool , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This is the land border wherein one can cross from Thailand into Myanmar. You can see the river flowing and bifurcating the two countries. Myanmar is an hour behind Thailand as per time zone and as so...  more »
  • A border crossing nothing else. The bridge to Myanmar, a bridge, nothing else. Before souvenir kitsch, food stalls, nothing else. Save the path.
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  • We stopped here on our tour and quickly walked through the market, passing stalls so fast it was hard to get a gauge on prices. We stopped at the Northern most part of Thailand for a bit and took pict...  more »
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