Khao Yai National Park, Nakhon Ratchasima

Khao Yai National Park in central Thailand Khao Yai National Park is a national park in Southern Isan, in Nakhon Ratchasima Province. The park include parts of Saraburi, Prachinburi, and Nakhon Nayok Provinces. Established in 1962, Khao Yai was Thailand’s first national park. Today it is the second largest national park in Thailand and, in Continue Reading

Prasat Hin Phimai (Phimai Historical Park) in Nakhon Ratchasima

The Phimai Historical Park (ปราสาทหินพิมาย) or Prasat Hin Phimai is perhaps the largest Khmer temple of Thailand, located in the town of Phimai in Nakhon Ratchasima province (Korat). Built during the 11th-12th Century CE, this Khmer temple is among the best-preserved in Thailand, connected with Angkor by the Khmer highway, and it’s pretty similar and Continue Reading

Wat Pa Phu Hai Long in Pak Chong, Nakhon Ratchasima

Wat Pa Phu Hai Long (วัดป่าภูหายหลง) is a beautiful Buddhist monastery located on a mountain top in Pak Chong district of Nakhon Ratchasima province. The settlement of the mountain is located in Khao Yai, which covers an area of 300 square kilometers of forest and grassland. A superb mountain top temple The history of this Continue Reading

Prasat Khon Buri in Nakhon Ratchasima

Prasat Khon Buri (ปรางค์ครบุรี), also known as Prang Khon Buri or Prasat Khorn Buri is a ancient Khmer temple located in Khon Buri district of Nakhon Ratchasima province in Northeastern Thailand. It’s believed that the temple was built by King Jayavarman VII of the Khmer Empire, and initially was used as hospital or Arokayasala. Prasat Continue Reading

Wat Sap Takhro in Nong Bun Mak, Nakhon Ratchasima

Wat Sap Takhro or Wat Trai Sirimongkhon วัดไตรสิริมงคล (วัดซับตะคร้อ) is a Buddhist temple located in Nong Bun Mak (formerly known as Nong Bunnak), a small rural village in Nakhon Ratchasima province. This temple has a beautiful golden ubosot and walls and a noticeable 3-storey tower outside the compound just before the entrance guarded by 4 Continue Reading

Wat Phra That Choeng Chum in Sakon Nakhon

Wat Phra That Choeng Chum (วัดพระธาตุเชิงชุมวรวิหาร) is a ancient temple located in the Northeastern province of Sakon Nakhon, very close to the Nong Han Lake. The monastery is considered a sacred place for people of the province. Since 95% of the Thai people are practitioners of Theravada Buddhism, devotees across the province flock to this Continue Reading

Wat Ban Rai – The Elephant Temple, Nakhon Ratchasima

Wat Ban Rai (วัดบ้านไร่) is a wonderful and marvelous elephant-shaped Buddhist temple, located between Korat and Chaiyaphum in Nakhon Ratchasima, northeastern Thailand. Located in the middle of a lake comprising an area of 48,562 square meters, it is one of the most fascinating temples in Thailand. Besides its stunning design in the shape of an Continue Reading

Prasat Muang Tam, Buri Ram

Prasat Hin Mueang Tam in Thai: ปราสาทหินเมืองต่ำ, is a ancient Khmer temple located in Prakhon Chai district, in the Northeastern province of Buri Ram, Thailand. It is thought that the construction began between the late 10th and early 11th centuries. As usual in most Khmer temples, Prasat Muang Tam is orientated towards the east. Prasat Continue Reading