Ban Lao Wicha
in Changwat Udon Thani, Thailand

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.526 and 103.215 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 31' 33" and E 103° 12' 55"
Currency and Currency Code:
Baht - THB
Spoken languages:
Thai, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:22 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:51 am and 6:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.475 and -74.982 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
La Libertad
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Delve into Ban Lao Wicha

Ban Lao Wicha in Changwat Udon Thani is a town located in Thailand about 317 mi (or 510 km) north-east of Bangkok, the country's capital town.

Time in Ban Lao Wicha is now 10:22 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Ban Lao Wicha. The closest airport in Thailand is Udon Thani Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Ban Chiang Archaeological Site in a distance of 10 mi (or 15 km), East.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Thung Fon, Phibun Rak, Ban Dung, Nong Han and Chaiwan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1008.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

27°C (80 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Wat Pa Ban Pho, Udon Thani province, Thung Fon District

Published: June 17, 2014
Length: 24:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: survivalblue

Wat Pa Ban Pho.

Museum at Ban Chiang UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ban Chiang, Thailand

Published: April 20, 2014
Length: 15:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: survivalblue

Udon Thani province.

Ban Chiang UNESCO World Heritage Site, Udon Thani Province, Thailand

Published: April 20, 2014
Length: 28:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: survivalblue

This is where the staff told me I can't shoot video, I might put together a slide show of still photos of the areas that I was unable to make video.

National Museum Ban Chiang (พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านเชียง) : The JAAKS 5/2

Published: September 08, 2013
Length: 41:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: KP PK

โปรแกรมตัดต่อขึ้นเครดิตในคลิปด้วย TT เป็นวิดีโอแนะนำสถานที่ท่องเที่ย...

Ban Chiang UNESCO World Heritage Site, Thailand

Published: April 20, 2014
Length: 10:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: survivalblue

Ban Chiang, Udon Thani Province, Thailand Could not shoot video for all of this museum, maybe will put a slideshow of photos someday in the future from the areas that I was unable to make video.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ban Chiang

Ban Chiang is an archeological site located in Nong Han district, Udon Thani Province, Thailand. It has been on the UNESCO world heritage list since 1992. Discovered in 1966, the site attracted enormous publicity due to its attractive red painted pottery. Villagers had uncovered some of the pottery in prior years without insight into its age or historical importance.

Located at 17.5486, 103.358 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Thailand, World Heritage Sites in Thailand, Bronze Age, Geography of Udon Thani Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ban Lao Wicha, บ้านเหล่าวิชา