Places to visit in Phuket in one day – Wat Phra Thong or popular as Wat Prathong is one of favorite temple in Phuket Thailand as tourist destinations. Wat Prathong in Phra Thong is not big temple, but with some buildings and elements of colors, is a nice place to visit. The main attraction is a golden statue of half-buried Buddha that is said to be ‘pariah’ in which anyone who has tried to dig reports, has condemned. The legend says that a farmer boy Buffalo which is linked to an object that looked like a message in an open field fell very ill and died shortly after, along with Buffalo. Poor father dreamed of this incident and went to see the post-it turned out to be the top of large buried Buddha image.
Wat Prathong open for tourists from 08:00 to 17:30 every day. Wat Prathong is situated at Wat Phra Thong 20 km north of Phuket Town and is located near Department of Thalang. Heading to the airport, the road leading to the temple is on the right side (that has to make a u-turn when driving). Look for a small sign before reaching Tha Lan and follow the road up to the wat parking.Tags: phra rahu wat sri thong, PHUKET, Traveling to Wat Prathong, wat phra archa thong, wat phra chao lan thong, wat phra dhatu sri chomthong, wat phra doi chom thong chiang rai, wat phra si chom thong, wat phra si chom thong insight meditation, wat phra si chom thong insight meditation centre, wat phra that chom thong, wat phra that jom thong, wat phra that si chom thong, wat phra that si chom thong meditation, wat phra that si chom thong worawihan, wat phra that sri chom tong, wat phra that sri jom thong, Wat Phra Thong, wat phra thong amulet, wat phra thong in phuket, wat phra thong museum, wat phra thong photos, wat phra thong phuket, wat phra thong temple, wat phra thong temple phuket, wat phra thong tripadvisor, wat phrathat doi thong, Wat Prathong, wat prathong phuket, wat tham phra archa thong, what patong phuket