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Wat Traphang Thong

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Beautiful spiritual wat

The chanting began as I approached the Wat. It was wonderful to visit and walk around this Wat. The... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
ume03
,
Atlanta, Georgia
Peaceful

This temple located not far from the Historical park; within walking distance. What I love about... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
murrayviolet
,
Bangkok, Thailand
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Sukhothai, Thailand

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Reviewed 25 February 2017

The chanting began as I approached the Wat. It was wonderful to visit and walk around this Wat. The beauty at sunset was breathtaking. The fish in the moat swim all over the place!

Thank ume03
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This temple located not far from the Historical park; within walking distance. What I love about this temple is it's in the middle of water, make it like an island.

Thank murrayviolet
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

There are many Wats in old Sukhothai, but this one is both an operational temple (keep the volume down) and houses the "Buddha's footprint" a massive tablet like relic under glass. Worth a visit, completely free and extremely picturesque, especially standing on one of the...More

Thank Dashiell P
Reviewed 1 July 2016

On our bike ride to the Historical Park, we cycled pass this place. It is not big but nevertheless peaceful and lovely.

Thank Shen_1986
Reviewed 24 June 2016

What a tranquil little Wat! I nearly missed this as I was looking for food but on my return trip I spotted it and parked up. After reading the bit of history it has I walked across one of the access bridges which are wooded...More

Thank desi d
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

This is really nice wat for sunset pictures. The reflections are great. Plan on seeing this wat on your tour of the park especially when sun reflects on water.

Thank imdarkside
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Located near the Sukhothai Historical Park, this was the first wat my tuktuk driver and I visited. There was no visitor around, just me. There is a short bridge to cross the pond. The biggest attraction is the huge stupa. To the right side of...More

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Wat Traphang Thong is a temple area surrounded by water at Sukhothai Historical Park. Go checkit out!

Thank VivaHawaii
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

The only thing notable about Traphang Thong is its island location. Considering its proximity to the park and museum it is a very quiet and peaceful to walk for a few minutes and laugh at the cheesy translated aphorisms. The old teak bridge is very...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 18 December 2015

We stopped for lunch in Sukhothai and stumbled upon this small temple in the middle of the lake. There is a walkway bridge to the temple. Although you cannot enter the temple, since it is a monastery. You can walk the picturesque grounds and admire...More

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