Wat Phra That Khao Noi, Du Tai Subdistrict, Mueang Nan District, Nan Province. Phra That Phra That is located on the top of Doi Khao Noi. In the west of Nan city. Built-in the era of Chao Pu Khaeng in 2030. Phra That is a chedi made of bricks, holding the whole body. It is a Burmese and Lanna art. Inside contains the hair elements of the Lord Buddha. The temple has undergone major renovations during the reign of King Suriyaphong Phritdech between the year 2449-2454 by Burmese technicians. And the temple was built in this period as well.
Wat Phra That Khao Noi is another important and ancient sanctuary of Muang Nan, assumed to be the same age as Phra That Chae Haeng. The temple is located in Doi Khao Noi. Approximately 240 m above sea level, there are 303 steps in front of the temple.
From Wat Phra That Khao Noi Can see the surrounding scenery of Nan city. Currently, the viewpoint area has Phra Buddha Maha Udom Mongkhon Nanthaburi, Sri Nan is enshrined. Which is a Blessing Buddha image on a lotus base, 9 meters high, on the top of the hair, made of gold, weighing 27 baht, built in the auspicious time of His Majesty King Rama V on the 6th of December 1999.
The Fine Arts Department surveyed and registered it as a historic site in 1980. With being a temple on a high hill It is a beautiful viewpoint that is the only point where you can see Nan from a high angle. We will see large and small mountains surrounded Nan city as a background. This point also shows us clearly the urban setting of the north. They often choose a location on the plains and valleys.
Wat Phra That Khao Noi Map
Address: 89 Pha Sing, Mueang Nan District, Nan 55000
7.4 kilometers from Nan Nakhon Airport.
2.3 kilometers from Nan Bus Terminal.
3.5 kilometers from Nan Province.
79.6 kilometers from Pua District.
91.5 kilometers from Bo Kluea District.
36 kilometers from Santi Suk District.
71.1 kilometers from Na Noi District.
91.9 kilometers from Na Muen District.
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