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Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

Categories: Local Destinations > Temples & Other Religious Sites

Address: Chiang Mai, Sriwichai Rd., Suthep, Muang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai 50000 Thailand See map

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The Wat Phra That Borommathat Doi Suthep is a temple located in Chiang Mai, on the side of Suthep Mountain, some 3,000 feet above sea level. The temple was built in the reign of King Gue-Na in 1383. The 22-metre high temple chedi is copper-plated, covered in gold and contains Buddha relics. There are four chapels and a golden Buddha image. From the base of the mountain is a 300-step staircase and a cable car.

  • Open days

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

  • Service hours

    07:00 to 17:00

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Map

  • Address

    Chiang Mai, Sriwichai Rd., Suthep, Muang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai 50000 Thailand

  • Phone number

    +66 (0) 5329 5012 

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