Interest Attractions in Lampang
:: Wat Phra That Lampang Luang
Some 20 kilometres to the southwest of town in Ko Kha district is Wat Phra That Lampang Luang, a paradigm of temple building of Lanna. The temple itself is prominently sited on a hillock surrounded by wall. The entrance arches, called Pratu Khong, is adorned with fine plaster designs. The wall-less main Vihan houses a bronze Buddha statue called the Phra Chao Lan Thong. To the back is a golden Chedi in Lanna architectural style containing a Holy Relic. Also in the back is another Vihan with beautiful murals on wooden walls, said to be the oldest in the North. The temple also has a large collection of ancient wooden utensils.
Namtok Wang Kaeo
The Wang Kaeo Waterfall is Lampang's largest. It can be reached by taking the Lampang - Chae Hom - Wang Nuea route for a distance of 110 kilometres. On reaching Wang Nuea district, the waterfall is a further 26 kilometre further on.