Wat Phra That Chang Kham Worawiharn

   
Nan
(4)
Recommended duration : 0 hr 30 min

Opening Hours

- Open Daily : 06.00 - 18.00.


Description

- Wat Phra That Chang Kham is located in the historic core of Nan, opposite to the Nan National Museum.It was previously called "Wat Luang" or "Wat Luang Klang Wiang", constructed during the reign of Chaopu Khaeng in 1406.

- The chedi comprises a gilded upper portion supported by a square base, around which are the forequarters of 24 elephants--six to a side. In Buddhist cosmology this represents a the structure of Mount Meru, the central world-mountain whose base is supported by elephants.

Credit : วัดพระธาตุช้างค้ำวรวิหาร

http://nantourism.go.th/travel-detail.php?id=72

Wikipedia


You need to know

- Please dress politely(No short, tank-top shirt or short skirts).


Maps

Wat Phra That Chang Kham Worawiharn
Nan
(4)
   
Recommended duration : 30 min
Start : $ 0.00
Opening Hours

- Open Daily : 06.00 - 18.00.

Description

- Wat Phra That Chang Kham is located in the historic core of Nan, opposite to the Nan National Museum.It was previously called "Wat Luang" or "Wat Luang Klang Wiang", constructed during the reign of Chaopu Khaeng in 1406.

- The chedi comprises a gilded upper portion supported by a square base, around which are the forequarters of 24 elephants--six to a side. In Buddhist cosmology this represents a the structure of Mount Meru, the central world-mountain whose base is supported by elephants.

Credit : วัดพระธาตุช้างค้ำวรวิหาร

http://nantourism.go.th/travel-detail.php?id=72

Wikipedia

You need to know

- Please dress politely(No short, tank-top shirt or short skirts).

Maps