Wat Chiangrai ‘Make a wish for your birthday’
Making a wish for your birthday is a good idea, as it will make your mind be at peace. Birthday is an important day. It’s a perfect day to welcome good things into your life. Therefore doing so is very popular among many people.
Most people, especially Thai people, usually make a wish at a temple. After all, a temple is a religious place that gathers people’s hearts together. Beside of making a wish, one can also make merit at a temple too.
Therefore, if you’re looking for a temple to make a wish for your birthday, let’s this following one be your choice.
Wat Chiangrai is very interesting, as its name is as same as a province in northern Thailand, Chiang Rai Province. But how did it be located in Lampang?
Before going, you will want to know that Chao Chompoo, son of Cha Phraya Cheng, was the one who built the temple. Chao Chompoo evacuated from Chiang Rai and built this temple for villagers. He named it after his hometown, in order to make a memory of it.
With an impressive history, touring this temple will make you happy. There are many valuable architectures inside the temple. The interior of the main viharn seems to house beautifully colored paintings and a golden seated Buddha. If you want to make a wish, you can go and see the pagoda and the white Lord Buddha statue. Pay respect to those and make a wish in your mind. Then you can just walk around and see other architectures, including the vihara and all those carvings.
How to get there
Wat Chiangrai is located Suan Dok District, Muang County, Lampang province. Start your trip from Clock Tower Intersection. Then get to Ban Chiangrai Road. That’s where the temple is. Just notice it. It’s located near Lampamg Post Office. if you don’t have a car, just hire a tricycle or any other public vehicle you can find or we recommend you to book the car rental with driver for 1 day trip with us.
Opening hours and Entrance fee : Opens daily from 6 am until 5 pm. Admission is free.
Note : Wheelchair user is accessible
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