Wiang Haeng District

Amphoe Wiang Haeng ( in Thai: เวียง แหง ) is a district ( Amphoe - administrative district ) in the north of the province of Chiang Mai. The Chiang Mai province is located in the northern region of Thailand.


Neighboring districts are ( from northeast clockwise): the Amphoe Chiang Dao Chiang Mai province and Pai of Mae Hong Son province, and the Shan State in Myanmar.


Wiang Haeng was founded on 5 May 1981 as a sub-district ( King Amphoe ). On November 4, 1993 Wiang Haeng received the full Amphoe status.


The circle is divided into three subdistricts (tambon ), which are further subdivided into 26 villages ( Muban ).

There are also three " Tambon Administrative Organizations" (TAO, องค์การ บริหาร ส่วน ตำบล - administrative organizations) in the district.