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PHAYAO DATA FILE

       

 

 
  Phayao

 

พะเยา
Area: 6,335.1 kmē
Population: ca. 487,385

   

Neighbours
 
     
Places of Interest
 
  • Ban Tham Indigenous Cultural Centre
  • Doi Phu Nang National Park
  • Ho Watanatham Nithat museum
  • Jampah Thong waterfall
  • King Ngam Meuang statue (fig.)
  • Kwahn Phayao freshwater lake (fig.)
  • Kwahn Phayao Pavilion & Freshwater  Fishery Station
  • Phra Nang Din (fig.)
  • Phu Lang Ka Forest Park
  • Phu Sahng National Park
  • Phu Sahng waterfall
  • Thai Lu people of Chiang Kham
  • Ton Luang Buddha image (fig.)
  • Wat Nantahrahm
  • Wat Phrathat Jom Thong arboretum
  • Wat Phrathat Sob Waen
  • Wat Sri Kohm Kam (fig.)
  • Wat Sri Umohng Kham
   

Major Events
 
  • Army & Police  Sacrifice Memorial Ceremony (Jan.)
  • Cold Season & Red Cross Fair (Dec.)
  • Dok Kham Tai Cassie Flower Blooming Day (Feb.)
  • Hill Tribe Ceremonial Festival (Dec.)
  • Loi Krathong Festival (Nov.)
  • Songkraan Festival (Apr.)
  • Thai Lu Historical Inheritance Festival (Mar.)
  • Phayao Gem Industry & Khong Dee Fair (Feb.)
     
Amphur (7) and King Amphur* (2)
 
  • Chiang Kham (เชียงคำ)
  • Chiang Muan (เชียงม่วน)
  • Chun (จุน)
  • Dok Kham Tai (ดอกคำใต้)
  • Mae Jai (แม่ใจ)
  • Meuang Phayao (เมืองพะเยา)
  • Phu Kahm Yahw (ภูกามยาว)*
  • Phu Sahng (ภูซาง)*
  • Pong (ปง)
   

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