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 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

Wat Theppitak Punnaram (White Buddha), Nakhon Ratchasima

The white big Buddha is a impressive 45 meters tall statue belonging to the Wat Theppitak Punaram temple in Thailand, located in Phaya Yen, Pak Chong district, Nakhon Ratchasima province. Local people refer to the white big Buddha as Luang Por Khao and it’s visible from the Highway No. 2 (Mittraphap Road) in northeastern Thailand. Continue Reading