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Leisure & Adventure >> Khao Thong Chai

Khao Thong Chai is located between Had Sai Kaew and Had Ban Krut. From here, you can see the crescent-shaped seashore of Had Ban Krut. Khao Thong Chai, home to the three holy spots, is regarded by the locals as a symbol of Prachuap Khirikhan Province.Phra Budha Kitti Sirichai (Luang Pho Yai) This image was constructed to present to Queen Sirikit for her sixtieth birthday.

The Buddha title was conferred by the principal monk. Luang Pho Yai is a seated Buddha image made in Kantara style. It is a unique image in Thailand. The figure is 13.82 meters high with the lap being 10 meters wide and a base of 4.15 meters. Phra Maha Chedi Praphat (The nine-tiered top pagoda) It has three levels of the square-shaped prang enshrining a relic of Buddha.

The prang was built jointly by the people of Bab Krut and of other surrounding towns for the Golden Jubilee (50 years of reign) of His Mejesty the King Bhumibol Adulyadej. He graciously conferred its title. This foundation is called Wiman Loi (the floating paradise).