Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-07-41-52_p1030974_bhubing-palace.jpg  Bhubing Palace was built in 1961 and is surrounded by beautiful gardens. These are open to the public.Visitors must dress respectfully.

Bhubing Palace is a royal winter residence in the hills overlooking Chiang Mai

Bhubing Palace was built in 1961 and is surrounded by beautiful gardens. These are open to the public. Visitors must dress respectfully.


2011-01-22-07-26-42_p1030964_bhubing-palace.jpg  The roses grow well here at Bhubing Palace. The garden sits high in the mountains where the cooler air suits the rose.

The rose garden at Bhubing Palace

The roses grow well here at Bhubing Palace. The garden sits high in the mountains where the cooler air suits the rose.


2011-01-22-07-28-09_p1030965_bhubing-palace.jpg  The rose garden at Bhubing Palace is very well looked after. There are many different types of roses and most plants are labelled.

Bhubing Palace Rose garden - blue roses

The rose garden at Bhubing Palace is very well looked after. There are many different types of roses and most plants are labelled.


2011-01-22-07-28-22_p1030966_bhubing-palace.jpg  The rose garden at Bhubing Palace sits on a level terrace with a flower covered hillside behind

Bhubing Palace. The rose garden terrace

The rose garden at Bhubing Palace sits on a level terrace with a flower covered hillside behind


2011-01-22-07-30-24_p1030967_bhubing-palace.jpg  This shaded garden is protected from the heat of the sun at Bhubing Palace. A wide variety of plants enjoy the slightly moister conditions.

The shaded garden at Bhubing Palace

This shaded garden is protected from the heat of the sun at Bhubing Palace. A wide variety of plants enjoy the slightly moister conditions.


2011-01-22-07-31-27_p1030968_bhubing-palace.jpg  The shade garden at Bhubing Palace contains many decorative features including this selection of ceramic pots.

Decorative pots in the shade garden at Bhubing Palace

The shade garden at Bhubing Palace contains many decorative features including this selection of ceramic pots.


2011-01-22-07-38-43_p1030969_bhubing-palace.jpg  Flower covered terraces at Bhubing Palace beside the main walk way.

Flower covered terraces at Bhubing Palace

Flower covered terraces at Bhubing Palace beside the main walk way.


2011-01-22-07-40-15_p1030971_bhubing-palace.jpg  One of the more recent buildings at Bhubing Palace

Bhubing Palace is a range of attractive modern buildings in a traditional style

One of the more recent buildings at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-07-40-40_p1030972_bhubing-palace.jpg  An edging of red, blue and white summer bedding at Bhubing Palace

Bright summer bedding plants provide an edging to the rose garden at Bhubing Palace

An edging of red, blue and white summer bedding at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-07-41-22_p1030973_bhubing-palace.jpg  Blue morning glory scramble over a fence at Bhubing Palace

Morning glory on the jungle edge at Bhubing Palace

Blue morning glory scramble over a fence at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-07-51-19_p1030977_bhubing-palace.jpg  The architects at Bhubing Palace have chosen a traditional simple style.

More of the buildings at Bhubing Palace

The architects at Bhubing Palace have chosen a traditional simple style.


2011-01-22-07-55-31_p1030978_bhubing-palace.jpg  Many examples of native plants are also carefully tended on the slopes behind Bhubing Palace. Follow the paths that wind up the hillside.

Paths lead up through a well tended jungle at Bhubing Palace

Many examples of native plants are also carefully tended on the slopes behind Bhubing Palace. Follow the paths that wind up the hillside.


2011-01-22-08-01-42_p1030979_bhubing-palace.jpg  Further up the hillside a rectangular reservoir has dramatic fountains that rise and fall to music. Bhubing Palace

Fountains play on the reservoir at Bhubing Palace

Further up the hillside a rectangular reservoir has dramatic fountains that rise and fall to music. Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-08-01-47_p1030980_bhubing-palace.jpg  many different fountains put on a display in the reservoir at Bhubing Palace

Fountains in the reservoir at Bhubing Palace

many different fountains put on a display in the reservoir at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-08-03-58_p1030981_bhubing-palace.jpg  Beside the reservoir these golden hedges enclose more geometric designs of bedding plants at Bhubing Palace

Bhubing Palace. Beside the reservoir formal gardens surrounded by golden hedges

Beside the reservoir these golden hedges enclose more geometric designs of bedding plants at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-08-04-04_p1030982_bhubing-palace.jpg  The fountains rise out of the reservoir at Bhubing Palace

A view of the fountains in the reservoir at Bhubing Palace

The fountains rise out of the reservoir at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-08-06-41_p1030983_bhubing-palace.jpg  Beside the reservoir a steep hillside is covered with flowers at Bhubing Palace

Steep hillside covered with flowers at Bhubing Palace

Beside the reservoir a steep hillside is covered with flowers at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-08-06-48_p1030984_bhubing-palace.jpg  brightly coloured flowers grow well on this steep slope at Bhubing Palace

Another view of the flower covered hillside at Bhubing Palace

brightly coloured flowers grow well on this steep slope at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-08-09-58_p1030985_bhubing-palace.jpg  It is well worth climbing up from the palace to the reservoir above to stroll along this path at Bhubing Palace

Bhubing Palace. the path beside the reservoir.

It is well worth climbing up from the palace to the reservoir above to stroll along this path at Bhubing Palace


2011-01-22-08-10-37_p1030986_bhubing-palace.jpg  These intricate carvings need closer inspection at Bhubing Palace, alongside the reservoir.

Carvings adorn this part of the garden at Bhubing Palace

These intricate carvings need closer inspection at Bhubing Palace, alongside the reservoir.


2011-01-22-08-24-13_p1030987_bhubing-palace.jpg  Bhubing Palace Flags flying at the entrance

Bhubing Palace. Flags flying at the entrance

Bhubing Palace Flags flying at the entrance