Things to do in Nakhon Phanom, Thailand

Aside from Bangkok.
by | November 19, 2018



Apart from the impressive façade architecture, this temple also holds significance among the locals and Buddhist pilgrims because it houses a well-regarded twin Buddha images, the “Phra Tio” and “Phra Thiam”, which are carved together and is believed to have been created as far as 785 BC. Inside the temple hall, are two ironwood replica statues of the Phra Tio” and “Phra Thiam” Buddha measuring 39 centimeters and 60 centimeters tall respectively.

Phrathat Si Khun
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Marky Ramone Go is a travel-junkie, writer and photographer based in the Philippines. Aside from contributing articles to various publications and websites, he narrates his experiences wandering the tropical paradise of the Philippines, the culturally rich regions of South East Asia, Sri Lanka and India on his travel blog Nomadic Experiences. After Asia, he is keen on exploring South America and eventually hoping to trace Jack Kerouac's "On the Road" trail in the United States to Mexico.

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