Top 7 attractions to explore in Phitsanulok
Phitsanulok is a province in Thailand with beautiful landscapes. Phitsanulok was the birthplace of King Naresuan the Great the legendary King who declared Ayutthaya’s independence from Burma in 1584. Phitsanulok encompasses parts of Five national parks with beautiful scenery.
Chat Trakan Waterfall National Park Is a national park located in Chat Trakan District Phitsanulok, Thailand, which was established in 1987 as part of the Luang Prabang Rainforest Ecology. Most of the park is an evergreen forest. And is home to the headwaters of several lines, including river point to explore the park's waterfalls or cascades mouth Charttrakarn, which has a beach area near the pool.
Phu Hin Rong Kla National Park is a national park located in the Loei, Phitsanulok and Phetchabun provinces of Thailand. The protected area is located in the forested mountains of the Luang Prabang Range near the border with Laos and is part of the Luang Prabang montane rainforest ecoregion. The park is the basis of the Thai warrior's long struggle activities in the communist war of Thailand.
Phu Soi Dao National Park, named after 2,120 m high Phu Soi Dao mountain, is a protected area at the southern end of the Luang Prabang Range in the Thai/Lao border area, on the Thai side of the range. It is located in Chat Trakan District of Phitsanulok and Nam Pat District of Uttaradit Provinces. The park was established as Thailand's 109th national park in 2008.
Wat Aranyik is a historic temple in Phitsanulok, Thailand. On the temple grounds, there is a modern temple with a monastery and modern temple buildings. There is also a large area of ruins where the old temple of the Sukhothai period once stood. Still standing from the original temple's construction are a historic chedi and a number of Buddha images. A unique feature of the temple is that it is surrounded by moats.
Wat Nang Phaya is a monastery in Phitsanulok, Thailand, which was said to have been built when Phitsanulok was ruled by King Trailokanat. Wat Nang Phraya has no temple, but it is known for its Phrara Nang Phya, which are votive tablets found within the pagoda's repository.
Wat Phra Si Rattana Mahathat, colloquially referred to as Wat Phra Si or Wat Yai, is a Buddhist temple in Phitsanulok Province, Thailand, where it is located on the east bank of Nan River, near Naresuan Bridge and opposite Phitsanulok Provincial Hall. The temple is famous for its gold-covered statue of the Buddha, known as Phra Phuttha Chinnarat. It is considered one of the most beautiful and the classical magnificent Buddha figures in Thailand and receive the highest worship among Thai people.
Map of attractions in Phitsanulok