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Wat Phra Singh

Singharat Road | Phra Sing Subdistrict, Chiang Mai, Thailand
+66 94 740 2294
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This temple was built in 1345 under King Phayu, the fifth king of the Mangrai dynasty.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Singharat Road | Phra Sing Subdistrict, Chiang Mai, Thailand
+66 94 740 2294
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The main Hall has a large golden Buddha. That is the only photo opt. remove your shoes and dress politely and elegantly as a sign of respect this private Buddhist establishment. About 20-30 minutes walk from Taphae Gate. I was not impress! IMPORTANT: At the...More

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After our trip in Thailand and visited too many temple but this temple was one of our favorite. The temple was located in the middle if the old city and just right by the sunday market

Thank M J
Reviewed 6 days ago

This temple is opposite of the walking street. If you love to walk, Wat Chedi Luang takes 30 minutes on foot from here.

Thank Stuart D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited many interesting places in Chiang Mai and Wat Phra Singh is one of the temples located in the central parts of The city. It is worth a visit to learn more about the religion in Thailand.

Thank PoolRob
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to this temple today. There has been a monks' meeting and that made the whole thing even more gorgeous. It's a temple with wonderful decorations and many paths to walk along. There is even a peaceful and low budget café, where one can...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very beautiful temple. Very big. One of the nicest temples I have been to. About a 15 minute walk from Tha Phae gate straight down Rachadamnoen Road in the old city.

Thank ddarrylwilson02
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wat Phra singh temple is absolutely beautiful. We saw some amazing temples in chiang mai but this one was the most beautiful by far.

Thank tsesuiwang
Reviewed 1 week ago

Need more energy to reach this temple, locatted in the hill of outside crowded chiangmay. We get there when night coming, so it more peacepull and quite but we see more... than just a beautiful temple. The Ritual of the night prayer and the interior...More

Thank Keukomarawati
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wander round this temple both in the day and at night, lovely quiet atmosphere not too busy, saw the monks doing artwork aswell so really good view into their daily routine, amazing temples and gardens.

Thank VickieBishop
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting temple, and the grounds are lovely, scattered with people selling food and souvenirs.

Thank mometo
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17 June 2016|
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Response from PrittyChak | Reviewed this property |
Liaise with your hotel if they can assist you to book a car, if time is short for you. Booking a car and driver, with gasoline charged is about THB 2500 for half a day, arrange for the driver to pick you and send your back... More
Renee J
6 December 2015|
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Response from SILKTRAVEL | Reviewed this property |
Hi is depend the time (sometimes they open 6 am for the prayers,..) But if you want to be sure: plan for 10 am - 05 pm. And enjoy! Is greatful!