Sights & Attractions
Roi EtOperating day:
DailyOperating time: 06.00 - 17.00
Wat Burapha Phiram -
Tambon Nai Mueang, Amphoe Mueang, Roi Et
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
It is located in Roi Et city. The third-class royal temple was formerly known as Wat Hua Ro and was later renamed as Wat Buraphaphiram. There is the tallest standing Buddha image in Thailand known as Phra Phuttha Rattanamongkhon Mahamuni or Luangpho Yai, which was built with reinforced concrete in the blessing attitude. The Buddha image is 59.2 metres tall and if the base is included, it would be 67.85 metres tall. There is a museum at the base. Luangpho Yai is highly-revered by the people of Roi Et.