Wiang Tha Kan | Bangkok Post: Travel

Find accommodations & travel services

Add a new listing

Wiang Tha Kan

Negotiable

Contact us online

Address:Ban Klang, San Pa Tong, Chiang Mai 50120 Thailand

Tel:+661672, +665324 8607, +665324 8604

Service day:Everyday, Service hours: 09:00-17:00

Click here to help us improve information on this page
twitter

0

Official description

Wiang Tha Kan is an ancient city dating back to around the 10th century, before the rise of King Mengrai. During excavations of this site, sandstone and earthen Buddha images including earthen amulets, brown jars with bones and Chinese porcelain from the Yuan Dynasty (1280-1368) were found in the area of Tha Kan village. The best preserved of the ruins are the pagoda and the foundations of the viharn, constructed from bricks and laterite.

Location

Ban Klang, San Pa Tong, Chiang Mai 50120 Thailand

Keep/share this link in

twitter

0

0 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments

    Over 100,000 stock images of Bangkok Post editorial photography available now in high resolution images.