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Unique Lanna Architecture

Not far away from the central of Lampang province is the 500-years old temple called Wat Pongsanuk... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Bangkok, Thailand
One of a must temple to visit when visiting this city

This temple complex is divided into North and South. Main attraction is in the South section... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Not far away from the central of Lampang province is the 500-years old temple called Wat Pongsanuk. Compared to nearby temples, this place has unique architecture including Sanctuary of the Thousand Buddha located in southern part. Guessing by name, this sanctuary has numerous Buddha image,...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This temple complex is divided into North and South. Main attraction is in the South section . There is main monastery with unique square with 4buddha statues sitting on each side of main pillar, facing out in 4 directions. Down the hill, there is open...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

After a month in Thailand, we were getting tired of visiting temples. Each one is a bit different, but, after a while, you feel, "temples are temples!" We were glad, though we stopped here. When we went there early April after lunch during the week,...More

Thank VPGallagher
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Very imprssive wat ,with good landscaping.The naga bridge at the rear and waterwheel are so tranquil.Oldest parts have interesting Ramakien murals which sadly need restoration ,see them now.Again some areas of wat prohibit women.

Thank WileyCoyote2
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

One of the loveliest wats (of many!) We have visited in Thailand. There are two seperate temples on the same site. The Lanna style one has a very lovely interior whilst the old Burmese pagoda style with the golden chedis next to it is especially...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

It is hard to say what makes one Thai wat special and another pedestrian. Whatever the answer, this one falls within the special group. All of us agreed that it was somehow very unique and appealing, with a potent air of spirituality. It is a...More

Thank camsean
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Very old Wat with large grounds. Impressive stairs at the entrance & a reclining Buddha. Not a tourist in sight! Loved it!

Thank LarRanTravels
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Come and see by yourself. There are two temples ,i.e.the North and the South temple within the same area.Both temples receive the Award of Merit from UNESCO.You can take a bicycle from the city.

Thank Breathing2010
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Unimpressive temple but I recommend a visit to see Reclining Buddha so worth seeing in a nutshell.This place is huge so wear comfy shoes and clothes. Lots of tourists so come as early as possible. Thb 100 entry during the day plus a small bottle...More

Thank AlexandraM1827
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

There are many temples in Lampang, this one we selected from a brochure from the Indra ceramic outlet. With limited time we stop and slowly walked around the temple, it is ornate and a lot of history at this location. The reclining Buddha is quite...More

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