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Wat Mahathat (วัดมหาธาตู)

August 15, 2011
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Wat Mahathat (วัดมหาธาตู)

Wat Mahathat (วัดมหาธาตู) translates as “great relic”, and it is one of the oldest and most important Buddhist temples in Thailand. Historians believe that Wat Mahathat was established in the 13 th century, and rebuilt in the first half of the 14 th century. Wat Mahathat is built of laterite and surrounded by brick walls and a moat. The main chedi…

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