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A Definite Must See in Nan, Thailand

This temple (Wat) and Chedi is a marvelous visit, but I wouldn't recommend it on a rainy day... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mark F
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Renton, Washington, United States
Temple dedicated to the Chinese Zodiacal sign of the Rabbit

Like many temples, or 'wats'; as they are called in Thailand, this one is dedicated to a particular... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2018
aslimversgwm
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This temple (Wat) and Chedi is a marvelous visit, but I wouldn't recommend it on a rainy day. :-) Most of the attraction of the temple and Chedi is from the outside with very little to see on the inside. There are many vantage points...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Like many temples, or 'wats'; as they are called in Thailand, this one is dedicated to a particular Chinese zodiacal sign: the rabbit. This tradition illustrates the close ties Buddhism has across many nations in South East Asia including China and Thailand. As my Thai...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Wat Phrathat Chae Haeng is about 400 year old Buddhist Temple complex on small hill roughly 2-3Miles from center of Nana on the other side of Nana river practically outside the city proper. It has a building housing a huge reclining Buddha not as beautiful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This temple situated close to the centre of Nan. A bicycle ride to the temple is easy with bicycle lane, really enjoyable and recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

I’m a rabbit by Chinese zodiac so good to go to this place. Nice and clean and not overly commercialised.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The Wat is just on the outskirts of Nan . A place to make merit for those born in the year of the rabbit .An impressive reclining Buddha

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

Located on the outskirts of Nan city, this Wat offers an outstanding view of the city, but unless you are a devout Buddhist, there is little here to arrest your interest.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Great murals on a historic location in the centre of Nan. A must see in Northern Thailand. Some wall paintings are famous for the Thai people, as Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa is for the Europeans visiting Paris.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

The major pagoda is beautiful. The scatter building and sala around the area are also worth a visit. Make sure that you dress properly in the temple, otherwise you can borrow sarong that provided before entering to the main building.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

It's located on the small mountain around 3 km from down town I recommend you to hire or rent a bicycle to ride. This temple was the biggest pagoda in Nan, 700 years ago with Suthothai architecture styles. Beautiful !

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from Bernie W | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all, only a few minutes drive from Nan, about 4-5 km.
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