Visit the famous temples of Mae Hong Son: Wat Chong Kham and Wat Doi Kong Mu, also known as the "Temple on the hill".
What to Expect
Depart your Mae Hong Son hotel early morning to visit the town of the three mists, Mae Hong Son. We start with the morning market, known for its variety of fresh food. One of the oldest temples, Wat Jong Klang, definitely mends a visit it houses the oldest, most revered Buddha in the province, said to have been cast in Myanmar and recovered from the Pai River. It also has complex glass paintings and old ancient wood carving of the Lord Buddha. Both attractions were brought here from Myanmar in 1857. Next visit, the Wat Phra Thad Doi Kong Mu, is known as “Temple on the hill”. Built 150 years ago, its sits atop a 250 meters high hill offering fine views down over the city, and the surrounding mountains and valleys. Wat Phra Thad Doi Kong Mou, which is situated on the mountains at an altitude of 1500 meters. The view of the fog, surrounding the complex is very impressive, especially in the morning time.
- Quality transportation
- English speaking guide (Guides in other languages like German, French, Russian etc. are available on request and are subject to surcharge)
- Entrance fees
- Meals as specified
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