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Wat Chang Lom

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Address: Si Satchanalai Historical Park, Sukhothai, Thailand
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Next to the Legendha Resort Hotel

Wat Chang Lom is just behind the Legendha Resort Hotel I stayed at last week. The temple is small but the chedi with the 20-something elephants a very nice place to visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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81 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wat Chang Lom is just behind the Legendha Resort Hotel I stayed at last week. The temple is small but the chedi with the 20-something elephants a very nice place to visit.

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Thank A K
Bangkok, Thailand
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134 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The most famous attraction in Sri Satchanalai historical park. you can walk, bike or rent a tram for sightseeing.

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Thank Hwasal
Panama City Beach, Florida
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

My fiancee and I enjoyed visiting this small temple ruins. It was adjacent to our hotel, Legendha. The ruins, were the easiest to navigate, minimum steps, etc.

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Thank dareemccay
Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

An impressive chedi, surrounded by elephants, which appear to carrying it on their backs. However, either the elements, or the weight of their workload, has had a detrimental effect on some of the elephants. It is however still an impressive site to visit.

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Thank FyingKiwi
Melbourne
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Another must visit in Sukhothai - so much history and craftsmanship to admire. Very tranquil ambience.

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Thank Ru E
Bangkok, Thailand
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46 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

If you're looking for extraordinary temple, then Wat Chang Lom is the perfect place to visit. Most of the elephants are in good condition because they got renovated by Fine Art Department of Thailand. I love the fact that this temple is surrounded with many tress.

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Thank murrayviolet
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Wat Chang Lom is a three tiered temple topped by a bell-shaped chedi. The first tier consists of a brick base with elephant statues surrounding the second tier which holds a gallery around alcoves containing Buddha images. The third tier supports the bell-shaped chedi at the top. From far, it appears as if the elephants are holding up the temple.... More 

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Thank TAIN2013
Oakland, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Randomly found this little gem will riding our bikes from the Big Buddha home. The first time I've seen elephants as a base to the structure.

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

definitely worth a stop, while youre riding through the northern (?) zone of sukhothai historical park. very nice with the elephant statues

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We cycled pass it unexpectedly and stopped immediately because we never saw elephants on stupas?! It is sitting on its own, but very interesting indeed.

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