An amphoe (sometimes also amphur, อำเภอ) is the second level administrative subdivision of Thailand.
Mueang Phayao is the capital district (amphoe mueang) of Phayao Province, northern Thailand.
Phayao (พะเยา) is one of the northern provinces (changwat) of Thailand.
Thailand is a unitary state that is divided into 76 provinces (จังหวัด) and two special administrative areas, one representing the capital Bangkok and another the city of Pattaya.
Tambon (ตำบล) is a local governmental unit in Thailand.
Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.