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Temple to see absolutely, for its remarkable architecture and embellished relief decorations. Located at the epicenter of Chiang Rai City, Wat Klang Wieng is home to the sanctuary that is originally the city's pilar as well as a spectacular temple complex built in a contemporary...More
It's on the list of wats, so you stop by as you walk around. It is unique with some life size sculptures for rice planting, guardian, etc. At the entrance, there is a small tree shaded resting are with benches and tables. This made this...More
This didn’t look like too much from the outside but it is actually a large complex. The temple is lovely and red and behind it is a pretty white and gold monument. Definitely take some time to explore the grounds!
We came across Wat Klang Wiang by walking around Chiang Rai. It was empty, apart from a monk and a woman praying so we had ample of time to explore it. A lot of different ornamentation on the buildings and an excellent example of Lanna...More
YOU don't often need a plan to get round a city temple complex but you do here.
When I visited Wat Klang Wiang the first thing that caught my eye was a large area plan of the temple which highlighted more than twenty halls, pillars,...More
Striking architecture, ornate decorations, spectacular temple complex built in true Lanna style. Built in 1432, this temple has ornate grill work on its red facades, not a normal colour for temples, located not far from the Clock Tower, a beautiful place to visit
There is so much going on within this complex that it is hard to take it all in. Mainly red or white with gold decoration, it contains so much within a small area and because of this you are able to see a lot of...More