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Phrathat Nong Khai

Phrathat Nong Khai

Categories: Local Destinations > Palaces & Historical Sites

Address: Mi Chai, Muang Nong Khai, Nong Khai 43000 Thailand See map

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For visitors to Nong Khai, seeing a spire sticking out of the waters of the Mekong river during the dry season may be surprising, but to locals, it is an opportunity to make merit and wrap the spire in garlands and fabric. It is the spire of Phrathat Nong Khai which collapsed into the Mekong in 1847. With erosion, the pagoda has slowly drifted to the centre of the river where it is seen today.

  • Open days

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

  • Service hours

    08:00 to 17:00

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Map

  • Address

    Mi Chai, Muang Nong Khai, Nong Khai 43000 Thailand

  • Phone number

    +66 (0) 1672 +66 (0) 4232 5406/7 

  • Fax number

    +66 (0) 4232 5408 

  • Email

    tatudon@tat.or.th 

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