Wat PA Sak
Moo 7 Pa Sak, Tambon Wang Tai, Amphoe Wang Nuea, Lampang, 52140, ตำบล วังใต้ อำเภอ วังเหนือ ลำปาง 52140, Thailand
About Wat PA Sak
Wat Pa Sak, 'The Teak Forest Monastery' owes its name to the teak trees which still stand along the perimeter of Chiang Saen's city walls, which are located just a few hundred meters from this monastery. Its principal item of interest is a brick and stucco chedi dating from around 1319 . Apart from the chedi, the ruins of an ubosot with several standing stone columns can be found in front of the chedi. There are also scattered stone foundations of indeterminate purpose in the fields surrounding
Attractions near Wat PA Sak
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