This 4,800 acre swamp locate 1 km. West of Phichit Market is
a fish breeding source surrounded by lotur, grown by locals
for the use of its flower and leaves. In the area there is a
parked called "Suan Somdet Phra Si Nakharin". It is a nice place
for relaxation and picnic dining.
An auditorium constructed in the shape
of a huge crocodile, since Phichit was once full of crocodiles.
The main functional part is the 'stomach' which is an air-conditioned
meeting room and can accommodate about 30 persons. Its other
dimensions are as follow: 38 meters long, 3 meters high and
4.5 meters long for the part of the mouth. There is also a fish
aquarium which is open daily from 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m..
Boat racing is a traditional event of long standing. It is usually
held after the homage-paying rites to the province's principal
Buddha statue during September each year on the Nan River in
front of Wat Tha Luang.More...