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Wat Phra That Doi Suthep


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

Tel:+665329 5012

Service day:Everyday, Service hours: 07:00-17:00

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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.


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

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