Pong Yaeng Tourism

Pong Yaeng (Thai: โป่งแยง) is a tambon (subdistrict) of Mae Rim District, in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand. In 2005 it had a total population of 9,922 people. The tambon contains 9 villages.


A place in Thailand, Pong Yaeng is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Chiang Rai also deserves a visit. Add Chiang Rai to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Golden Triangle, Phu Chi Fa Forest Park, Wat Rong Khun. A holiday in Pong Yaeng can generally be of 1-2 days.

Pong Yaeng is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Pong Yaeng before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 79.04 (High)
    • Water Pollution 61.02 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.44 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 48.77 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 44.07 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 49.15 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 66.29 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 55.93 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Pong Yaeng for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Pong Yaeng.

    • Burglary and Theft 23.05 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.1 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 21.15 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 69.62 (High)
    • Car Stealing 16.12 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 17.76 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 12.34 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 28.85 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 96.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 81.56 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.66 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10.26 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 20.51 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Pong Yaeng is 125.33 (High)

    • Safety Index 78.2 (High)
    • Climate Index 75.93 (High)
    • Pollution Index 76.16 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.48 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 84.99 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 17.62 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.25 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pong Yaeng

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.87 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.41 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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