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Wat Nong Wang

Th Robbung, Khon Kaen, Thailand
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If you visit Khon Kaen, Nong Wang temple is a must-see place. There are 9 floor if you want to... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
TheNayzer
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Phuket, Thailand
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Best time to visit is in the evening sunset.

We make a stop at Khon Kaen on our way to Udon Thani. It was just right timing that we arrived in... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
wgws
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Singapore, Singapore
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Th Robbung, Khon Kaen, Thailand
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

If you visit Khon Kaen, Nong Wang temple is a must-see place. There are 9 floor if you want to climb up top. The view on the top floor is amazing. Going up 9 floor is not impossible since there are museums on each floor...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We make a stop at Khon Kaen on our way to Udon Thani. It was just right timing that we arrived in the late afternoon and headed straight to this temple on the #1 Top Things To Do on TripAdvisor. We can imagine how uncomfortable...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Living in Thailand means that you are constantly seeing and maybe even visiting temples. And whilst I sympathise with those who say that “if you’ve seen one you’ve seen them all” I still think that every now and then you come across one where you...More

Thank A K
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Each layer is different and the climb gives a little extra focus. Enjoy the view from the outside looking up, and the inside looking down. A good place to catch a cool breeze o. Even the hottest day

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Very impressive temple set in lovely grounds. I thought it looked amazing from outside, plus there is lots of beautiful statues and paintings on the inside. Well worth the trip and the effort to walk up to the ninth floor for the wonderful view.

Thank Alan P
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

The temple locate in Khon Kaen. Temple have an icon of 9 storey pagoda. Each step, we can see the town view .

Thank Thanlisa
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

This impressive temple, adorned with gold, is a litlte way out of Khon Kaen itself, but nevertheless well worth visiting. On this occasion, there was a delightful traditional Thai dance being performed, which added a magical atmosphere just before dusk. The temple is large inside...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

A friend who lives locally brought us to this temple and I had no idea what to expect. There is a big spacious area for parking, stalls and refreshments at the base of the temple The first level is large and cool and a place...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Temple has an icon of 9 storey pagoda located in the center of town. Once climb up to the top of the pagoda, one can have full view of the city. Bear in mind to dress properly when enter temple and take off shoes.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Easy to locate and has good parking available. A nicely appointed multi story temple with 9 floors. Ground floor has numerous monks for blessings etc and is great for Thais and cool for foreigners. A nice climb to the top where views of the surroundings...More

Thank Russell P
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i live locally and am not aware of any local tour companies, have you tried contacting TAT the tourist authority of Thailand
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