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Pretty, well maintained, impressive

Near town center, in a pretty and well maitained park, it is one of the best sites in this lovely... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
yoramb240
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
via mobile
An evening walk around

We checked out this venue a historical site and dropped by with great desire. Having led by the... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Edlileung
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

These ruins are a bit outside of the city past the old brick walls and moat. I walked from the bus station there in about 30 min (maybe 20). There is a small 50 Baht entrance fee but it is well worth it. The ruins...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Near town center, in a pretty and well maitained park, it is one of the best sites in this lovely and modest town. The old stupa is in an excellent condition, serene, quiet, inviting. Worth a visit and worth the 50 baht entrance ticket.

Thank yoramb240
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We checked out this venue a historical site and dropped by with great desire. Having led by the Goggle for nearby destinations, we arrived at last using our common sense. By the time we arrived, we were the only visitors. Charged a little for entrance...More

Thank Edlileung
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old temple so stunning to see started pouring down when we were there sadly had to cut our time short will definitely go back again

Thank Redtaffy12
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Only one main structure in the old temple. However, you can see the most proportional structure, the most delicate looking, not bulky looking like the new era stoops.

Thank s p
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is history, preservation, beauty and tranquility. Unusual for its age, just beyond the city walls, peaceful and worth a few minutes of reflection and meditation on the past linked to the present.

Thank alanpcoleman
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

the teak forest temple or wat pa sak as it is called in thai is located in a beautiful and well taken care off forested location. the centuries old stupa is decorated with masterpiece decorative stucco that is still intact after centuries. a walk around...More

Thank popp194
Reviewed 23 January 2017

One of the tourist attraction in Chiang Mai built in a vast wooded area. There is ornate carvings & calligraphy,this place represents a piece of beautiful art and skillful craftmanship., worth a visit,you need to do a lot of walking as its a huge place

Thank Lucy9908
Reviewed 10 January 2017

There are two two chedis remaining. Wat Pa Sak ,( teak temple) which is outside the walled city is most memorable for the ancient teak trees that surround it. The temple's name alludes to the hundreds of teak trees planted on the order of Saen...More

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This was made several 100 years ago and is now in ruins. It is stioll possible to see its beauty. It is well worth a visit.

Thank raghupalat
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Wat Chedi Luang gets all the hype - and it is impressive - but Wat Pa Sak stands alone in a quiet teak tree woodland. It is the loveliest monument with intricate carvings right to the top of the chedi. A stones throw from the...More

Thank John W
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