Wat Phra Singh, a 14th century temple, that stands out as one of the most beautiful in the old town of Chiang Mai. Also known as the temple of the Lion Buddha, Wat Phra Singh is among the most visited temples of the city both, by believers and tourists.
In this religious complex the highlight is, in addition to the building architecture itself, a beautiful Buddha image that you can find in Viharn Luang, as well as the decorative murals of Lai Kam viharn , which describe the lifestyle of centuries ago and, of course, the “Lion Buddha ” the reflecs the influence of Sukhothai and indian styles.
Also, in this temple, you can visit the Haw Trai Library, which is justified by its aesthetic and, also, the important Buddhist scriptures that are kept there. This sanctuary is one of the best testimonies of the Lanna art and architecture in Thailand and visit it is undoubtedly worth the time invested.