Wat Phayap

The cave in the city

Photo of Wat Phayap, , Nakhon Ratchasima

What we say: 3 stars

Khorat is home to many beautiful temples and a few are sure to entice strolling passers-by.

For something different, Wat Phayap, boasting the Cave in the City, is home to a cavernous stalactite covered sanctuary. Buddha statues serenely sit and soak up the ambiance.

The dear head on the wall further complicates the mysterious vibe. Just a few steps from the centre of the city, this enigmatic place is worth a peek.

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Centre of town, Nakhon Ratchasima
Last updated: 2nd December, 2014

About the author:
Usually found exploring Bangkok's side streets or south Thailand's islands, David Luekens is an American freelance writer & photographer who finds everyday life in Asia to be extraordinary. You can follow his travails here.
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Centre of town, Nakhon Ratchasima
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