Wat Nong Pa Phong in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Wat Nong Pa Phong

Non Phueng, Warin Chamrap District, Ubon Ratchathani 34190, Thailand

Buddhist Temples

About Wat Nong Pa Phong

Established by Venerable Ajahn Chah in 1954, Wat Nong Pah Pong is the main monastery in the Ajahn Chah family of monasteries. It follows the Thai Forest Tradition, mainly focused on meditation other than study.

Attractions near Wat Nong Pa Phong

Wat Tai Phrachao Yai Ong Tue8.6km from Wat Nong Pa Phong

Wat Tai Phra Chao Yai Ong Tue is an important temple of Ubon Ratchathani, it was built in 1779. The temple's ordination hall was built with a combination of styles such as Thai, Khmer, and Vietnamese styles.

Wat Maha Wanaram9.24km from Wat Nong Pa Phong

It’s regarded as the principal wat in Ubon. This old temple is where the highly referred Buddha image titled Phra Chao Yai Indra Plang is located.

Wat Phra That Nong Bua11.67km from Wat Nong Pa Phong

Wat Phra That Nong Bua is a Dhammyuttika temple, one of the important temples in the province Ubon Ratchathani. The best part of this place is Sri Maha Pho Chedi, which was worked in 1956 to respect of 2500 years of Buddhism.

Wat Pra Lao Thep Nimit57.67km from Wat Nong Pa Phong

Wat Phra Lao Thep Nimit is a Buddhist temple in Amnat Charoen Province, Thailand, situated on Highway 2134, 2 km from Amphoe Phana.  The temple has a Lanna-style chapel which houses the principal Buddha image Phra Lao Thep Nimit. Built in 1720, the Buddha image, in subduing Mara attitude decorated by gold leaves, is considered the most beautiful Buddha image of Northeast Region.

Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew (Wat Lan Khuad)74.48km from Wat Nong Pa Phong

Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew, also known as the Temple of a Million Bottles, is a Buddhist temple in Khun Han district of Sisaket province, Thailand. The temple is made of over 1.5 million empty Heineken bottles and Chang beer bottles. The collection of the bottles began in 1984; it took two years to build the main temple. Thereafter, the monks continued to expand the site, and by 2009 some 20 buildings had been similarly constructed.

Khao Pra Wihan National Park82.24km from Wat Nong Pa Phong

Khao Phra Viharn national park covers the area up to the boundary between Thailand and Cambodia, containing high cliffs and lush forests of the Dongrek Mountain Range. Over 130 square kilometers of forested area in Si SaKet, and Ubon Ratchathani provinces are contained within the park. It is the Kingdom's 83rd National Park, established on March 20, 1998. The park features a variety of tropical forests and is home to numerous wildlife.

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Ubon Ratchathan often shortened to Ubon, is one of Thailand's provinces that lies in lower northeastern Thailand also called Isan. To the north and east, it shares international borders Salavan and Champasak of Laos, to the south Preah Vihear of Cambodia.