Thailand is a country abundant with temples. There is a Buddhist belief that building temples brings great merit, and the Thai have surely tested this notion throughout the years, with more than 32,000 temples existing nationwide. Some of these are found in the city of Chiang Mai, which has the oldest temples in the country. These majestic temples of the city attest to the rich history, culture and civilization of Chiang Mai, so allow us to help you discover the Wat Umong, Wat Sri Suphan, Wat Bup Pha Ram, Wat Suan Dok, the Wat Jed Yod and other Chiang Mai temples.
- Wat Umong – Wat Umong is known to be the jungle temple located at the foot of the Doi Suthep Mountain. One of its [Read more…]