Located in Phu Khum Kao Mountain area where found some dinosaur fossils. It's the 2nd dinosaur museum in Thailand. Sirindhorn Museum separated to 3 main parts - Dinosaur fossil Site Museum, Fossil Storage and Research, and Museum building. The permanent museum includes exhibition area ,research area and museum services.The Exhibition separated to 8...more
This place is where two ancient reclining Buddha images of the Dvaravati period carved on the cliff can be seen. They are the sacred images highly revered by the people of Kalasin and nearby provinces. The first image is at the foothill and the second one is on Phu Po. Apart from storing sacred Buddha images, Phu Po also features beautiful nature...more
There is evidence of a settlement in prehistoric times, the area flourishing during the Dvaravati period circa the 13th-15th Buddhist century. The layout of the town is like a heart-shaped stone that defines a temples boundary. There are two rows of moats. Ruins have been found inside and outside the town area. The most complete ruin is Phra That...more
This museum will open in April 2007. The name of museum honors to Princess Sirindhorn who first visit Wat Sakkawan, Phu Khum Khaw, Sahatsakan District in year 1995. The museum is in the same area of Wat Sakkawan where most discoveries of dinosaur fossils in Thailand have been made.while I visit the museum not ready for open yet, very lucky that i...more
Fossils of carnivorous dinosaurs of the giant Tyrannosauridy have also been found in different parts of the northeastern region. The Thai-French Dinosaur Survey have identified this as a new family of dinosaurs in Thailand and have given it the name Siamotyrannus isanensisgen. The best known thai dinosaurs (Phuwiangosaurus, Siamosaurus and...more
One of my friend invited me to join the group to visit one village in Kalasin for making merrit at one temple . There are the ceremony for temple to raise fund to build new building which call "Tod Kratin". Children at the school of village dancing, lead to the temple at the day for holding ceremony. At night, there are big performance of Ponglang...more
Phra Thaat Ya Kuu or Ya Kuu chedi located in Fa Dad Song Yang Ancient city. Originally,it called Thaat Yai or huge chedi as the biggest chedi in this city. This chedi was built in Dvaravati style with square base but the upper 've changed in the later time. Around this area also found the 4 semas or boundary markers surrounded the chedi. And also,...more
This area 's know as Dvaravati site where used to have a big community from 3-7 Buddhist Centuries and flourished in 12-16 Buddhist Centuries. The ancient city also called Sema city,becuase the shape of city look like sema or boundary marker. In this site,the archaeologists found so many artifacts and the most interesting artifacts 're a big...more
Take about 28 kms. from city center.Phu Por is a sandstone mountain where Phra Intara Pratanporn Temple located. On the West of mountain,there 're 2 shelters where have 2 high relieves carved as Reclining Buddha image on the wall. The first one located about 5 meters high and the second one,you need to walk up the mountain for 426 steps. The first...more
71/2 Kudyangsamakkee Road, Amphur Muang, Kalasin, 46000, Thailand
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No direct flight to Kalasin, Thai Airway offer a flight from Bangkok to Khon Kaen first and catch a bus to Kalasin. For details, call Tel. 1566 or 0 2280 0060, 0 2628 2000 and www.thaiairways.com. PB Air also operates daily flights from Bangkok to Roi Et, except on Tuesdays and Sundays. Then, continue by bus to Kalasin. For details, call Tel. 0...more
These bugs are quite TASTEY, BUT you have to SMELL under the WINGS before you EAT ONE!!!!!
The FIELDS you see are owned by my friends wife, RICE as far as the EYE can see!!!! In the MIDDLE of NOWHERE!!