Sights & Attractions
Chon BuriOperating time:
Tambon Bang Pla Soi, Amphoe Mueang, Chonburi
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
The temple, used to be called as Wat Luang, is well-known as the maintempleofChonburicity. It is believed to has been built in the late ofAyutthayaperiod as it clearly shows the influence of Ayutthaya-style architecture. There are high-valued wall painting about Buddha tales as well as the beautiful pavilion called Plabpla Treemuk, which all made from wood. The bronze Buddha image at the temple is also beautiful as it’s fully decorated to have the same clothe like the king in ancient era. This bronze statue is also highly revered by locals who believe the ropes from the bronze statue can help sickly children to get well incredibly.
How to get there :
Located on Chetchamnong Road, the temple is opposite to the city hall of Chonburi province.