Phitsanulok Province

Wat Phra Si Ratana Mahathat, Phitsanulok

A city in the lower part of Northern Thailand rich in historical, cultural and natural attractions, Phitsanulok is some 377 kilometres from Bangkok.

The province covers an area ol 10,815 square kilometres, featuring mountains, plains and forest in the cast and river basin. The Nan River, lifeline ol the province runs through the heart of the city Phitsanulok comprises 9 districts including Amphoe Mueang, Amphoe Wang Thong.

Amphoe Phroni Phirum, Amphoe Hang Kakam, Amphoe Rang Krathum, Amnhoe NakhonThai, Amphoe Wat, Bot, Amphoe Chat Trakan, and Amphoe Noeii Maprang.

 

Things to do in Phitsanulok Province


Wat Ratchaburana, Phitsanulok

Situated south of Wat Phra Si Rattana Mahathat, Wat Ratchaburana is special with a decoration of a delicate three-headed Naga over its caves. Assuming from the main Buddha statue, the…

Wat Nang Phaya, Phitsanulok

Wat Nang Phaya, Phitsanulok

Situated near Wat Katchaburana, Wat Nang Phaya was believed to have been built during the same period. The temple is famous for an extensive collection of the highly coveted Phra…

Wat Phra Si Ratana Mahathat, Phitsanulok

Wat Phra Si Ratana Mahathat, Phitsanulok

The Buddhist temple houses Thailand’s most beautiful Buddha image, Phra Phutthachinnarat. Built in 1357, the temple is located on Phutthabucha Road by the Nan River.

Sergeant Major Thawee Folk Museum

Sergeant Major Thawee Folk Museum

The private museum collects unique items representing Thai rural life from the last era. Ihe exhibits include ceramics, kitchenware, household items, farming tools as well as many trapping devices. With…

Garden Birds of Thailand

Garden Birds of Thailand

Located opposite to the Folk Museum, it is a bird conservation center that displays endangered as well us extinct birds of Thailand such as jambu fruit-dove, helmeled hornbill, and birds…

Buranathai Buddha Casting Foundry

Located opposite the Sgt. Maj. Dr. Thavis Museum is a small bronze Buddha image casting foundry, which is the only of its kind in the province. The foundry allows visitors…