Wat Nakhon Kosa

Wat Nakhon Kosa

A minor site

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While not all that impressive from an aesthetic standpoint, Wat Nakhon Kosa is notable for including distinctive attributes from the three main periods of Lopburi’s long history.

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Worth a quick look. Photo by: David Luekens.
Worth a quick look. Photo: David Luekens

Wat Nakhon Kosa stands atop a small hill beside the train tracks and within sight of Phra Prang Sam Yod and San Phra Kan. While not worth going out of your way for unless you’re really into the history, it makes for an easy stop on the way to the ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 0 words.)

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David Luekens first came to Thailand in 2005 when Thai friends from his former home of Burlington, Vermont led him on a life-changing trip. Based in Thailand since 2011, he spends much of his time eating in Bangkok street markets and island hopping the Andaman Sea.

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Our top 10 other sights and activities in and around Lopburi

Phra Narai Ratchaniwet Palace
Phra Narai Ratchaniwet Palace

Lopburi’s centrepiece

Phra Prang Sam Yod
Phra Prang Sam Yod

Quintessential Lopburi

Wat Phra Phutthabat
Wat Phra Phutthabat

Worth the trip

Lopburi heritage walk
Lopburi heritage walk

A suggested itinerary

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San Phra Kan

Monkey central

Wat Phra Si Rattana Mahathat
Wat Phra Si Rattana Mahathat

A blend of artistic influences

Ban Wichayen
Ban Wichayen

The foreigner compound

Wat Sao Thong Thong
Wat Sao Thong Thong

Home to a big Buddha

Wat Mani Chonlakan
Wat Mani Chonlakan

The leaning tower of Lopburi

Prang Khaek
Prang Khaek

Ruins beside a road