Chiang Rai is the capital of Chiang Rai province in Northern Thailand, where 12 young football players and their coach went missing after setting out to explore a cave. Far from the beaten tourism track, the city is home is several impressive Buddhist temples. Is it worth a visit?
Chiang Rai International Airport serves the Northern Thai province of Chiang Rai, which is Thailand's northern-most province. The airport is also the closest airport to the cave where 12 teenage footballers and their coach went missing.