The Mae Ya Waterfall can be found in the Doi Inthanon National Park, which is located approximately 58 km from Chiang Mai. The Doi Inthanon National Park, which contains Thailand's highest mountain, Doi Inthanon (2565m), is a popular destination for day trips. The area is also popular with birdwatchers; there are more than 400 bird species. The Mae Ya Waterfall is one of the biggest attractions in the national park. The water at this waterfall plunges down from a spectacular height of 250 meters.