The temple was ordered by King Saen Muang Ma who intended for the temple to hold the ashes of his father, Ku Na and stood at 84 metres.
Wat Chedi Luang Temple, Entrance Fee & Opening Hours, Chiang Mai
There are two other temples you can visit whilst on the grounds including Wat Ho Tham and Wat Sukmin. Many local people come to these temples to pay their respects and to pray. There are also a number of religious events and services held at this location during the year.
As with all temples in Thailand, visitors must ensure they are dressed respectfully. This includes covering knees, shoulders and midriffs.
Wat Chedi Luang is located right in the centre of the old city in Chiang Mai. You can walk here from any of the gates at the moat and should take less than 10 minutes. Any red truck (songthaew) can take you within the old city for no more than 20 THB per person.