Tham Erawan Cave (ถ้ำเอราวัณ ที่ตั้ง) also known as Elephant Cave is a fascinating cave located in Na Wang District, Nong Bua Lamphu, near the border with Loei Province.

Tham Erawan is a cave inside a stone mountain called Pha Tham Chang, about 47 kilometers from Nong Bua Lamphu town. To get to the cave you must climb a 600 concrete step staircase, a huge golden statue of a sitting Buddha sits at the cave entrance.

Photos courtesy of Thanongsuk Harakunno, Mahanakorn Sky and Guido Johannes Joerg.


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