Photo: You made it!

Ku Chang Ku Ma

Our rating:

This small site has two old brick stupas of passing interest should you be in the area.


Photo of Ku Chang Ku Ma

The front one is Ku Chang which marks the burial site of Queen Chama Thewi’s war elephant called Phu Kam Ngu Khiaw which means dark skinned elephant that is mighty at war. it is a very popular shrine with daily visitors leaving loads of garlands and other devotional items.

The latter stupa marks the burial site of the Queen’s son’s horse. it is nowhere near as popular as Ku Chang, though it is not known if this a reflection n the son or the horse.

To get here, walk north out of town along the riverside road for about 15 minutes and you’ll reach a soi running off called Soi Ku Chang - follow this and the site is on your right.


Support independent, honest travel writing.

Just A$35 gets you one year of Travelfish.org, the best of Southeast Asia online. Find out more.





Start planning your holiday today

Sent every Monday, our newsletter is full of travel advice, news & special deals. Read past issues.

   

Ku Chang Ku Ma
Soi Ku Chang
Admission: Free

By .

Location map for Ku Chang Ku Ma

What next?

 Browse our independent reviews of places to stay in and around Lamphun.
 Check prices, availability & reviews on Agoda or Booking
 Read up on where to eat on Lamphun.
 Check out our listings of other things to do in and around Lamphun.
 Read up on how to get to Lamphun, or book your transport online with 12Go Asia.
 Do you have travel insurance yet? If not, find out why you need it.
 Planning on riding a scooter in Lamphun? Please read this.
 Browse tours in Thailand with Tourradar.


See below for more sights and activities in Lamphun that are listed on Travelfish.org.


Top of page