Kalasin, the land of Pong Lang music and the famous
Phrae Wa cloth, is 519 kilometres from Bangkok. It
is the site of the ancient city of Fa Daet Song Yang
and one of the largest concentrations of dinosaur
fossils in northeastern Thailand.
Kalasin has an area of 6,946 square kilometres. It is
divided into 18 districts (Amphoe): Mueang
Kalasin, Yang Talat, Kamalasai, Sahatsakhan, Kuchi
Narai, Tha Khantho, Somdet, Khao Wong, Huai Mek,
Kham Muang, Nong Kung Si, Na Mon, Huai Phung, Rong
Kham, Na Khu, Sam Chai, Don Chan and Khong Chai.