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Wat Khao Rang

Wichit Subdistrict, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
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Temple complex

Walked by as I was walking to get to top of hill. Impressive looking golden Buddha statute on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
Do not miss Wat Khao Rang when visiting Phuket Town

Very peaceful. I can see this would be an excellent place for the faithful to pray. From a tourist... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Perth, Australia
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“big buddha” (2 reviews)
Wichit Subdistrict, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked by as I was walking to get to top of hill. Impressive looking golden Buddha statute on the hill. There were a few tourists when I walked by

Thank SL Y
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Very peaceful. I can see this would be an excellent place for the faithful to pray. From a tourist viewpoint, to me, it is OK without being remarkable. Without wishing to be unkind or offending people, Wat Khao Rang is not dissimilar to other temples....More

Thank arbruse
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Wat Khao Rang is a small but absolutely beautiful Wat and a peaceful place to pray. There were only 2 other people present other than the Monks when we visited. The people were lovely and extremely welcoming Although not nearly as big as 'Big Buddha'...More

Thank Rochey01
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The more I travel around Phuket area I cannot seem to see enough of the ornate and beautiful temples that the Buddhist have built.......there are so many caves with Buddahs in its amazing that the passion and spirituality of a nation is visually extra ordinary....More

Thank Babybeetle
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This was the first stop on our day trip ionto Phuket Town. I had not been to this temple before & i was glad to visit this time. Very peaceful place to pray & you can make offerings as well. The people there were happy...More

Thank 3406E
Reviewed 1 January 2017

If you have an experienced guide, which we did with Chaya of Phuket Heritage Cultural Tours - Meet the People, it is very interesting to hear the history and how it operates, rather than just viewing. It is not large, but the architecture and interior...More

1  Thank CatsAustralia
Reviewed 14 December 2016

worth to take a look, done within 15minutes. need to climb about 100 stairs steps to reach to the top.

Thank ben10tan
Reviewed 28 November 2016

On our way back from Khao rang hill view point, we visited this place which is serene, calm and requires a bit of leg work to see the temple from inside. Nice place to visit

Thank sunil123singh
Reviewed 22 August 2016

In Phuket everyone said go and see Wat Chalong and the Big Buddha and while the latter was great far and away my favourite temple was this one. The golden Buddha while nowhere near as big as the Big Buddha is elegant while there is...More

Thank PaulHedges
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We came past here on our way to Monkey Hill. We did not hear about this one before but were intrigued by the large Golden Buddha and the staircases with the dragons. All in all it is a "normal" temple but nice to visit when...More

1  Thank Natalie B
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