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Wat Phra That Phanom

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183/13 Chayankun Road | That Phanom Subdistrict, That Phanom 48110, Thailand
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

I came here because I was born in the year of the monkey, and Wat Phra That Phanom is THE temple for monkey year born people. We first saw it at night illuminated, it was almost full moon... Inside there's lots of things to do....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

Very beautiful and traditional north east architecture , one of the most famous stupa in Thailand. Don't miss this place only one hour drive from Nakhon Phanom. The 212 road is suggested to use to be able to see Mekong river side view from Nakhon...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

This temple is build close Mae Nam Khong river (Mekong for europeans). Relatively small, compared to Wat Pho or Wat Arun, but harmonious. Very rich paintings and sculptures, golden statues of Buddha, all in amazing condition. Trees around providing a welcome shadow. Don't miss the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

The Stupa is sacred to the people and they have huge ceremonies at times in the Wat. (Saw a picture). It holds a breastbone of the Buddha. There are awesome statues lined up as you first walk into the walk with an incredible Naga protecting...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

decided to stop and have a sticky beak some money has been spent, on the spire, the surrounds are a works in progress so next time we will stop and see what has been added.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful temple with the Buddha breast bone relic in the chedi. I walked around it 3 times and sat down to meditate. There was a rain shower. In the warm rain I had a strong feeling of. ‘Why do I follow the kilesas? What do...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

the iconic ancient historical sacred temple of people in this area, the place was well maintained and organized. the temple has located in the middle of small town, hence it's quite convenient to travel by several alternative transportation options.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Huang W
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

The temple is outside of the major tourist routes and I would be hard pressed to say this place is worth a visit unless you are passing by for any reason. Misunderstand me right, the temple is beautiful, it is revered by the Thais and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Reslimpan
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This is one of the 12 major Buddhist Temples in Thailand. It is somewhat off the beaten path. It is rumored that it is a depository for the Buddha collar bone. There is a festival here around the beginning of February and in the last...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The lightening effect make the wat looks beautiful at night. Located near the Mekong river give a windy and chill experience while visiting at night (for me, lol). When you're coming here in January, they were held festival, many vendors are open their stand near...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Simon B
January 20, 2017|
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Response from Mikael D | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - well - there are 2 options. If you're not a Thai person it is about the following possibility's : 1. Private taxi is about 1500 Baht total, and if you are 4 persons, it will be 1500/4=375 Baht each. 2. A mini bus... More
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Response from Kag521 | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean to ask if the temple hold matrimonial ceramony? The answer is NO.
January 1, 2015|
Response from SYDBKK | Reviewed this property |
No. Buddhist Temple in Thailand do not offer relationship/marriage ritual service.