Wat Pho Ban Nontan
Sanjao Bueng Tao Gong Ma
Sometimes called Sanjao Bueng Kaen Nakhon, this is Khon Kaen's biggest and most beautiful Chinese temple. There's a large Guan-Im...
Hong Moon Mung
Inside the amphitheatre, this excellent museum about Khon Kaen provides a good introduction to Isan with dioramas and displays going...
One Pillar Pagoda
This replica of Hanoi's iconic temple was built by Khon Kaen's sizeable Vietnamese community. It's a good sunset-watching spot.
Though they serve a lot of Thai food, this large, simple spot near Bueng Kaen Nakhon makes a good choice to sample Isan food for the...
Th Pho Thisan · interesting places nearby
Wat Pho Ban Nontan information
Just off the lake, this peaceful tree-filled temple and noted meditation centre pre-dates the city and has a săh·lah like no other in Thailand. The ground floor is covered with ingeniously sculpted trees, animals and village scenes of people acting out old Isan proverbs. There's also a small museum under the bòht (though it's often locked) and this is a great place for a Thai massage.