Temples of Thailand - a photographic journey
Bangkok Area Provinces: Central North North-East West South East
Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong
Wat Phra Chao Lan Thong was built in 1489 and contains the Buddha image of Phra Chao Lan Thong (indiacting with the name the price of the gold used for this image) and Phra Chao Thong Thip, both representing beautiful Lanna-style images. The temple has two impressive naga-lined balustrades at it's entrance, which roll up to form a pool in which water is collects to form a pool. Behind the viharn is a smaller brick chedi.