We travel Chiang Mai, Thailand for 20 bucks in this episode! For 20 dollars (700 baht), we got a room in a Chiang Mai hostel, ate a bunch of amazing Thai food and Thai street food, rented a motorbike, visited the Chedi Luang Wat and a ton of other temples, went cliff jumping in the “Grand Canyon,” and bought a gift for a friend at a Chiang Mai night market!
Address: 21/1 Samlan Road Lane7, T.Phasing, A.Muang, Chiangmai
(Southwest are of old Chiang Mai city)
ThailandWOW! 2 Hostel <—- This is where I stayed!
Address: 2 Chaiyaphoom Lane 1, T. Changpuak, Muang Chiangmai
(Northeast corner of old Chiang Mai city)
Summer rate for mixed dorm bed is only 100 baht/night ($2.86)!
[Rates are higher during peak season*]
Total cost to travel Chiang Mai, Thailand for a full day:
Hostel bed – 100 baht
Jok gai (rice porridge with chicken) – 35 baht
Motorbike rental – 160 baht
Wat entry – 40 baht
Bathroom entry – 5 baht
Gasoline – 60 baht
Khao soi gai (yellow noodle curry w/ chicken) – 80 baht
“Grand Canyon” swimming – 50 baht
Lemongrass juice – 10 baht
Egg on a stick w/ sausage – 20 baht
Shrimp pad Thai – 50 baht
Chiang Mai sausage – 40 baht
Fried pumpkin & banana blossom – 20 baht
Small colorful bag (gift) – 30 baht
TOTAL: 700 baht ($20) for a full day!
FOLLOW MONKEY ABROAD 🙂
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