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Wat Phra Singh

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Wat Jed Yod

Both are rated very highly by travel writers. Overall, Wat Phra Singh is the choice of most professionals compared to Wat Jed Yod. Wat Phra Singh comes in at 97 with recommendations from 5 publications including Frommer's, Michelin Guide and Lonely Planet.

Both are rated very highly by travel writers. Overall, Wat Phra Singh is the choice of most professionals compared to Wat Jed Yod. Wat Phra Singh comes in at 97 with recommendations from 5 publications including Frommer's, Michelin Guide and Lonely Planet.

tripexpert score
97
#1 in Chiang Mai
location

Singharat Road, Chiang Mai, Thailand

endorsements
  • 5 endorsements
  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    One of the more venerated temples in the city. It is still the focus of many important religious ceremonies. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    Wat Phra Singh draws pilgrims and sightseers for its resident Buddha and its classic Lanna art and architecture. Full Review →

  • 55

    Afar Magazine

    An architectural feast and the most significant royal temple of Chiang Mai. Adorned in gold and decorated with elaborate reliefs and nagas. Full Review →

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    The beautifully decorated wat contains the Phra Singh Buddha, with a serene and benevolent expression. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 55

    Founded in 1345 by King Pa Yo, the temple comprises a number of different buildings in the Lan Na style, which have been richly decorated by local wood carvers. Full Review →

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77
#9 in Chiang Mai

Soi Wat Jet Yod, Superhighway, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand

  • 2 endorsements
  • 1

    Frommer's 33

    The chedi was built during the reign of King Tilokkarat in the late 15th century, and, in 1477, the World Sangkayana convened here to revise the doctrines of the Buddha. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet

    Dotted around the compound are more chapels and chedi, as well as lots of mature ficus trees propped up with wooden stakes by devotees seeking merit. Full Review →

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