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Wat Phra Singh

Singharat Road | Phra Sing Subdistrict, Chiang Mai, Thailand
+66 94 740 2294
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This temple was built in 1345 under King Phayu, the fifth king of the Mangrai dynasty.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Singharat Road | Phra Sing Subdistrict, Chiang Mai, Thailand
+66 94 740 2294
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We reactly visit this Temple as a half day tour with the hill tribes was a fantastic tour it was great going with a English guide as they could tell us the history of the temple, I would recommend going with a guide so you...More

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Relaxing and beautiful place but it really is just more temples. Don't get me wrong I like it, but don't beat yourself up for missing it. Shouldn't be at the very top.

Thank Simon J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's one of the most important yet well known temple in Thailand. No entry free needed just that you might contribute or give but of offering while you enter into the temple (no compulsory). The story behind of the temple is interesting.

Thank Jackoism
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went really early to avoid the heat and the crowds, definitely worth it. Beautiful temple buildings, best in Chiang Mai

Thank chrisw22016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to visit, historic and interesting. Buildings are beautiful. Enjoyed our visit to this temple.

Thank sroeauthor
Reviewed 1 week ago

A stunning temple with beautiful architecture and artwork. Would definitely suggest going on a guided tour if you want to learn more about the temples and what is inside. Enjoy this beauty! Women need covered shoulders and legs. Men need covered shoulders. I don't recall...More

Thank Rory B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this temple is in the center of the old quareter of the city inside the former ancient city walls , there are many important spots in the vicinity including the old city shrine, the main monastery with big buddha inside, the golden pagoda, viharn for...More

Thank jajavalB
Reviewed 1 week ago

interesting temple with many statues to see, not as large as some of the other wats in town, but quite lovely. entry fee for tourists.

Thank kelly b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was down the road a bit from our hotel. What a beautiful place. I first visited it 40+ years ago. what a change!

Thank TruthCalifornia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is nice and beautiful to see :) Outside temple have some not nice guys try to trick us with scam :(

Thank ningloshen
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16 June 2016|
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Response from PrittyChak | Reviewed this property |
Liaise with your hotel if they can assist you to book a car, if time is short for you. Booking a car and driver, with gasoline charged is about THB 2500 for half a day, arrange for the driver to pick you and send your back... More
Renee J
6 December 2015|
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Response from SILKTRAVEL | Reviewed this property |
Hi is depend the time (sometimes they open 6 am for the prayers,..) But if you want to be sure: plan for 10 am - 05 pm. And enjoy! Is greatful!