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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. Arrange to visit The Thai - Burmese Border Gate and other attractions in Mae Sai using our Mae Sai vacation builder.
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  • When staying in Chiang Rai for some days, I planned a day tour to Mae Sai, Doi Mae Salong and Doi Tung. By driving in that direction, you arrives automatically in Mae Sai, the most northern place (sma...  more »
  • We were pleased to visit Mae Sai at the border with Burma/Myanmar. WE enjoyed a wonderful buffet lunch and did some great duty free shopping. Wonderful view from a wat overlooking Burma and Thailand. 
  • Sai island is considered a gate, gate of economically important North. An extensive range of products allows us to buy oodles that can make us lose at all. But be aware, because the goods are cheap means inferior quality. Some may have noticed a little one, but some of it can be negotiable as shopping fun. Leg to Myanmar to return empty-handed, hands are busy people.
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