Wat Tham Phu Wa : Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Wat Tham Phu Wa is not only well known for being a meditation retreat, the temple itself features interesting architecture influenced by Khmer and Lop Buri arts as well as beautiful stalactites inside the cave where the revered Buddha images are enshrined.

Wat Tham Phu Wa is not only well known for being a meditation retreat, the temple itself features interesting architecture influenced by Khmer and Lop Buri arts as well as beautiful stalactites inside the cave where the revered Buddha images are enshrined. Opening hours: Daily 8.00 am – 5.00 pm

Suitable for travelers who wish to do meditation – Inside the cave is a stalactite in nature. The place where the relics of the Buddha from the Union of Myanmar located for the people to worship. There is a suitable place for training camp, Large meeting rooms that can accommodate from 500 to 800 people.

This small temple-cave, beautifully decorated with stalactites and stalagmites, is long renowned as a place of retreat and meditation.The cave, main element of the site, is formed by the collapse of the vault of a karstic cavity due to the dissolution of the limestone layers by the rainwater. The stalagmites and the stalactites are still in formation. The mouth caused by the collapse of a part of the vault provides a sweet and pleasant illumination. A small artificial waterfall decorates the main room.

Wat Tham Phu Wa
Location: Nong Ya, Mueang Kanchanaburi District, Kanchanaburi 71000 Thailand




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