Sights & Attractions
Nakhon PhanomOperating day:
DailyOperating time: 08.00 - 18.00
Amphoe Tha Uthen, Nakhon Phanom
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
This riverside temple is best known for Phra Bang, a sacred 80-inch-tall, standing Buddha image built in the 15th century that rests on an octagon base decorated by 8 elephant sculptures. In dry season, there will be a procession of the Phra Bang image around town as it is believed this ritual brings enough rainfall for agriculture.
How to get there :
The temple is located in Tha Uthen District.