Northern Thailand Sights



Wat Traphang Thong Lang

Wat Traphang Thong Lang Review

The square mondop of Wat Traphang Thong Lang is the main sanctuary, the outer walls of which boast beautiful stucco figures in niches—some of Sukhothai's finest art. The north side depicts the Buddha returning to preach to his wife. On the west side he preaches to his father and relatives. Note the figures on the south wall, where the story of the Buddha is accompanied by an angel descending from heaven.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Just north of Old City walls, Sukhothai, 64210 | Map It
  • Hours: Daily 8:30–4:30
  • Location: Sukhothai
Updated: 03-14-2013

Fodorite Reviews

Be the first to review this property


View more trip reports

View more travel discussions

· News & Features

View more blog stories