You may reach central located Phrao from Chiang Mai on route 1001
(just 100 km), or from Chiang Dao on route 1150 (42 km), or from
Wiang Pa Pao on route 1150 (53 km). All mountainous roads are in good
condition and lead you through forests together with nice viewpoints.
While driving you are passing lakes and waterfalls a short distance from the road.
17 km before Phrao you will pass the famous temple – Wat Doi Mae Pang.