Temple

Some of the temples I have visited when I was in Thailand:

Temple with Church Design in Bang Pa In near Ayuthaya

A temple with a church design in Bang Pa In, near to Ayutthaya วัดนิเวศธรรมประวัติ

There is an interesting monastery in Ayuthaya- outwardly, it has the design of a church. The temple is located in ...
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Wat Tha Karong Ayutthaya washroom

Wat Thakarong วัดท่าการ้อง Ayutthaya- most beautiful and inviting washrooms

Wat Tha Ka Rong (วัดท่าการ้อง)  is located in Ayutthaya, Thailand. The temple has a shrine hall and another hall where ...
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Khao Khitchakut เขาคิชฌกูฏ National Park, Chandrapuri, Thailand

Khao Khitchakut เขาคิชฌกูฏ National Park, Chandrapuri, Thailand

Many Thais know about Khao Khitchakut (อุทยานแห่งชาติเขาคิชฌกูฏ) but this place is relatively unknown to tourists. Khao Khichakut is a forest/national park/holy ...
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Amulet Market located near Wat Saket

Amulet Market located near Wat Saket

There is an amulet market where a huge selection of amulets are being sold. When I was there, I saw ...
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Wat Tha Sung Uthai Thani วัดท่าซุงอุทัยธานี

Wat Tha Sung Uthai Thani วัดท่าซุงอุทัยธานี

Wat Chan Tharam (Wat Tha Soong) วัดจันทารามหรือวัดท่าซุง is located in Uthai Thani. History background of Wat Tha Sung Wat Tha Sung ...
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Wat Pho Reclining Buddha in Bangkok

Wat Pho วัดโพธิ์ in Bangkok- longest reclining Buddha

Wat Pho วัดโพธิ์ has the longest reclining Buddha and you will need to pay 50baht entrance fee (to help in temple ...
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Do and Don't when see a monk in Thailand

Do and Don’ts when you see a Monk in Thailand

You would see monks in saffron robes in many places where travelling in Thailand. As monks have to observe 227 ...
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Wat Bowornnivet Bangkok near Khao San

Wat Bowornnivet วัดบวรนิเวศวิหารราชวรวิหาร in Bangkok

Also known as Wat Bowon, this temple is located at Khao San area. Here is what has been written on ...
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Wat Chai Watthanaram in Ayutthaya วัดไชยวัฒนาราม อยุธยา

Wat Chai Watthanaram in Ayutthaya วัดไชยวัฒนาราม อยุธยา

Wat Chai Watthanaram in Ayutthaya วัดไชยวัฒนาราม อยุธยา is one of the ancient temple located in Ayutthaya. It is the remains ...
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Oldest Underwater Temple in Kwan Phayao, Wat Tilok Aram

Oldest Underwater Temple in Kwan Phayao, Wat Tilok Aram (วัดติโลกอาราม)

In Phayao province (พะเยา)  in North Thailand, there are a few big lakes. In front of one of the big ...
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Wat Patun Waranam or Wat Sapatum วัดปทุมวนาราม next to Siam Paragon

Wat Patun Waranam วัดปทุมวนาราม or Wat Sapatum – located between Siam Paragon and Central World

Wat Patun Waranam or Wat Sapatum วัดปทุมวนาราม is a quiet little temple sandwiched in between Siam Paragon and Central World ...
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Golden Buddha Phra Phutthanawalantue พระพุทธนวล้านตื้อ at Golden Triangle

Golden Buddha Phra Phutthanawalantue พระพุทธนวล้านตื้อ at Golden Triangle สามเหลี่ยมทองคำ

Below are photos taken at the Golden Triangle Temple- where the river intersects between Thailand, Myanmar and Laos. The Golden ...
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Wat Phra That Phanom in Nakhon Phanom

Wat Phra That Phanom Chedi วัดพระธาตุพนม is located in Nakhon Phanom นครพนม district in Northeast Thailand. This is a very sacred temple and many local Thais as well as from Laos would make the trip here to pay respect to the Chedi. The area is opened till about 7pm at night if I remember correctly. [...]

Isan, Temple

Golden Buddha Phra Phutthanawalantue พระพุทธนวล้านตื้อ at Golden Triangle สามเหลี่ยมทองคำ

Below are photos taken at the Golden Triangle Temple- where the river intersects between Thailand, Myanmar and Laos. The Golden Buddha statue (made of bronze) weighing 69 tonnes is known as Phra Phutthanawalantue พระพุทธนวล้านตื้อ. It has the height of 15.99 meters and widest width of 9.99 meters. The Buddha is seated on top of a [...]

Chiang Rai เมืองเชียงราย, Temple

Wat Phra That Lampang Luang วัดพระธาตุลำปางหลวง

Wat Phra That Lampang Luang (วัดพระธาตุลำปางหลวง) was restored several times for example in 1449 Chao Haan Sri Tae Thong constructed Chedi in 1476, Chao Muen Kham Pech consaan Sri Thata restored Chedi 24 metres wide and 45 metres (the present one). Some legend mentioned that Phra Nang Chamdevi come to worship Phra That about 8th [...]

Lampang ลำปาง, Temple