Ban Lao Wicha
in Changwat Udon Thani, Thailand
- Ban Chiang Archaeological Site (Unesco heritage, 10 mi)
- 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: 10:49 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:31 am and 6:10 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -15.475 and -74.982 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- La Libertad
- This place on Geonames.org
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 10:49 AM (Tuesday). 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.
Videos from this area
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Ban Chiang UNESCO World Heritage Site, Udon Thani Province, Thailand
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
โปรแกรมตัดต่อขึ้นเครดิตในคลิปด้วย TT เป็นวิดีโอแนะนำสถานที่ท่องเที่ย...
Ban Chiang UNESCO World Heritage Site, Thailand
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 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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ban Lao Wicha.
- Thung Fon
- Phibun Rak
- Ban Dung
- Nong Han
- Sawang Daen Din
- Song Dao
- Sang Khom
- Charoen Sin
- Ban Na Muang
- Ku Kaeo
- Udon Thani
- Ban Muang
- Sa Khrai
- Fao Rai
- Phon Phisai
- Phang Khon
- Wanon Niwat
- Si That
- Nong Saeng
- Tha Khantho
- Nong Khai
- So Phisai
- Nikhom Nam Un
- Wang Sam Mo
- Kham Ta Kla
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ban Lao Wicha, บ้านเหล่าวิชา