Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir, Chiang Mai

#20 of 68 in Historic Sites in Chiang Mai
Church · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Complete with instantly recognizable gold onion domes and glittering crosses, Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir is an unexpected find and serene oasis in the hustle and bustle of Chiang Mai. Tucked in a small neighborhood away from the main road, this is the first Russian Orthodox Church in the north of Thailand. Filled with aromas of incense and candle wax, the interior features colorful murals and gilded columns. Arrive on time for the morning liturgy and you'll hear the hauntingly beautiful sounds of a Russian choir growing louder as you enter. Plan your Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir visit and explore what else you can see and do in Chiang Mai using our Chiang Mai trip tool.
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  • The Church of St. Vladimir in Chiang Mai is the only Orthodox Church in Northern Thailand and it is absolutely gorgeous. It is nestled in a small neighborhood away from the main road so it is...  more »
  • I'm normally not a very religious guy, but after I accidentally discovered this church I couldn't resist to come in and see what is going on inside. After enjoying choir singing I was surprised to...  more »

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