Phanom Rung Castle Located on the top of Phanom Rung Mountain Which is a mountain that has gone completely quenched It is a historic site due to the influence of the ancient Khmer civilization that is beautiful. And is one of the most important in Thailand
This place built in honor of Lord Shiva. One of the three highest gods in Brahmanism – Hinduism (Trimurti). Khao Phanom Rung and the castle on the hilltop are like Khao Krai, the residence of Lord Shiva. And is also a symbol of the center of the universe
Phanom Rung Castle located at Ban Ta Pek Chaloem Phrakiat District Buri Ram Province. Which approximately 77 kilometers from the city of Buriram. This place is also an important tourist destination in Thailand. Because every year there will be an important phenomenon occurring. The phenomenon of the sun rising and the sun setting through the all of 15 channels is perfectly aligned, which the Tourism Authority of Thailand has given this phenomenon to be one of “Unseen Thailand“
In 1 year, there will be a chance to see this phenomenon only 4 times. This year, the period of expected phenomena is as follows
The sunsets occur 2 times, 5-6 March and 5-6-7 October.
The sunrise occurs 2 times, 2-3 April and 9-11 September.