Sights & Attractions
Chiang RaiOperating day:
DailyOperating time: 08.00 - 17.00
located within the city wall, Amphoe Chiang Saen, Chiang Rai
Tel. 0 5365 0804
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong is located within the city walls. This temple was built by Prince Thong Ngua, a son of King Tilokkarat, the 12th Lanna ruler in 1489. A 1,200-kilogram Buddha statue with a lap width of 2 meters and height of over three meters was cast and named Phra Chao Lan Thong. Another statue called Phra Chao Thong Thip which is made of brass in the Sukhothai style was also cast.