|Location||In Udon Thani Province|
|Accessibility||Air, train and bus service to Udon Thani town, then road route to the site|
The SiteBan Chiang earned great fame for it's attractive red-painted pottery. The first scientific excavation in 1967 unearthed several skeletons which were buried with bronze gifts.
One of the excavations has been left uncovered for the tourists, to enable them to see levels at which various objects were discovered. There is also a small museum.
Quotes Unquotes". . .without question the most important prehistoric settlement so far discovered in south-east Asia."
- UNESCO World Heritage Committee
How To ReachBan Chiang is a tiny village near Udon. It is 55 km from the provincial capital on Udon Thani-Sakon Nakon Highway. At the 50 km marker, turn left on Highway No. 2225 and move on for 6 km.
Capital Bangkok has air, train and bus connections with Udon Thani, which make reaching the place very easy.