Chalong

Sprawled along the busy Chalong Bay, this area is known for its striking scenery, as well as several notable cultural landmarks.

Chalong is a subdistrict in the southern portion of Phuket Province, Thailand. It is one of eight subdistricts in the capital district Mueang Phuket. The most important of the 29 Buddhist temples on Phuket is located here - Wat Chalong. It is dedicated to two highly venerable monks, Luang Pho Chaem and Luang Pho Chuang (หลวงพ่อช่วง), who with their knowledge of herbal medicine helped the injured of a tin miners rebellion in 1876.
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