50180 Chiang Mai, Thailand
Queen Sirikit Botanical Gardens is located in the popular Mae Sa valley. Established in the lush mountains of Doi Pui-Suthep on the Mae Rim-Samoeng road, the spectacular gardens are in a beautiful location at the apex of three major streams. The Queen Sirikit Botanical Gardens not only provide a beautiful location but also botanical study and research facilities. Request it and botanical experts will walk you through the conservatories and glass houses with detailed explanations – the garden is home to many rare and endangered species, particularly those indigenous to Thailand. There is a restaurant overlooking a waterfall, which is the perfect place to enjoy some lunch. If you like hiking and to get off the beaten path, there is a network of forest trails that are not too strenuous and ideal for the whole family.Other areas worth visiting around the QSBG include the Natural Science Museum, climber collection, Thai orchid nursery, the arboretum and rock garden.