Wat Puak Hong Temple, Chiang Mai

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Wat Puak Hong Temple is located in Chiang Mai. Plan your visit to Wat Puak Hong Temple and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Chiang Mai itinerary planning website .
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  • Wat Puak Hong Temple Chiang Mai Lovely little wat worth my stumble upon I stumbled upon this wat by accident. I fell in love with the chedi. So much so I looked up this info: "Behind the viharn is a c...  more »
  • Wat Phuak Hong or "Shrine of flying Swans" is a small temple in the old part of the city wall encircled Chiang Mai. The temple consists of viharna, Chedi, ubosot and Bell. The main attraction of the temple is a multi-level circular Chedi, built in the style, very unusual for northern Thailand. Wat Phuak Hong was built in 16-or 17-th century, the date of its Foundation is not known with certainty. Entrance to the temple is guarded by a pair of Chinthe, frequent mythological lions guarding the Burmese temples.
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  • This temple is not the large or impressive in Chiang Mai, but it worth a visit. It is located at the entrance of the city, close to Saen Pung gate.
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  • Different looking compared wiz the other Lanna temple. It also doesnt look like the normal temple in Thailand.
  • A very good example of an oldest temple with many ancient structures.
  • A cute temple hidden in a corner of Chiang Mai.
  • Beautiful place. Interesting architecture and usually pretty quiet.
  • Good anf quiet place

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