• I love the monks here. They practically blend in with the temple. - Ana Santos

Golden Temple

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The temple of Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is certainly one of the most important temples in Chiang Mai, as well as one of the most revered among all Thais. The giant Chedi (seen here), covered with gold, is the dominant sight inside. It contains the Buddha relics. Wat Prathat Doi Suthep dates back from the fourteenth century.

The whole Chiang Mai set can be viewed here.

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  1. Jill .... back in the Philippines ages ago | reply

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  3. dan_mueller20 113 months ago | reply

    I have started a new group on places of worship from different religions and would love if you added this and any other pictures to it. Thanks!!


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  8. anjoudiscus 102 months ago | reply

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  11. dipzlamgade 86 months ago | reply

    Beautyful tempal

  12. Gillian94 85 months ago | reply

    fantastic structure

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