Wat Nong Wang Temple, Khon Kaen
Wat Nong Wang Temple, Khon Kaen (Nong Wang Temple, Khon Kaen) is on the road surrounding the Kaen Nakhon Lake in Khon Kaen (Bueng Kaen Nakhon). This is probably the most famous temple in Khon Kaen and it is a must see on your visit to Khon Kaen. Nong Wang Temple is on the west side of Kaen Nakhon lake. It is a 9 storey temple, with each of the floors showing a bit of the culture, tradition and history of the temple, Buddhism and monks. At the temple you are allowed to climb all the way to the top. On the first floor you can see the Buddha, make a donation to the temple and enjoy the great paintings on the wall. And don’t forget to comply with Thai culture and believes by not wearing inappropriate clothing. If you do forget, however, the temple provide extra clothes at the entrance that you could borrow during your stay inside the temple. The temple is open 7 days a week and at night time the lights outside the temple is turned on, a chance to see another view of this beautiful temple.
If you go to Wat Nong Wang Temple in Khon Kaen, you can also enjoy a walk around Kaen Nakhon lake, or a bicycle ride with family and friends.