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Wat Yansangwararam

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Address: 999 Moo 11 | Huay Yai Subdistrict, Bang Lamung 20250, Thailand
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Amazing Chinese Wat

The entire complex is extremely well put together with a few extraordnary wats which are much different than what one finds in Thailand. The highlight and a not miss is the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The entire complex is extremely well put together with a few extraordnary wats which are much different than what one finds in Thailand. The highlight and a not miss is the Chinese Wat which is superb, featuring very interesting artifacts including genuine terra-cotta statues , the only ones outside of China. It's clean , well kept and relaxing besides being... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If You want to find peace, You'll find it in here! You can meditate or pray in here - in peace. There is a lovely garden, with nice littele bushes.

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Been there last weekend. There were not so many tourists, maybe bcz it was very hot and humid day, and this huge place was so calm that we felt moved to a paralel world to that one in Pattaya. The garden itself was excellent mentained (heard the Nong Nooch village crew took care of it) and there were several buddhist... More 

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Sachse, Texas
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Wat Yan is wonderful and free. We usually visit the temple when we are in Pattaya. The temple is nice and clean.

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Doi Saket, Thailand
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

About 15 km South of Pattaya lies this enormous temple complex. Gardens and a large lake, buildings in different architectural styles. A large white chedi. The complex was under the patronage of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and after he was died there is a collection of the royal chairs. In the garden you can see a nice statue of his mother.... More 

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Bangkok
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Wat Yanasangvararam is a large Buddhist monastery and teaching center with several temples located on several hills about 20km South of Pattaya. It comprises of temples, a lake, well kept tranquil gardens, forest, houses for the resident monks. A pavilion with Buddha’s footprint (no photo allowed) can be reached via a steep 288 stairs, the ascent rewards with a nice... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

There are other temple complexes in the nearby area to see also. This complex had several well groomed garden ares and lakes. It had information in English, Chinese and Thai posted on all placards in the temple regarding wisdom in life's journey.

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

A beautiful place with beautiful temple and a wide area to spend at least 2-3 hours. You can even spend half a day here... A place must be visited...

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Banglamung
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

We are going there once a while for a stroll, feeding some fishes and turtles and to enjoy the surrounding green. However if you are interested in Asian culture it is a must go as there are different temples from various Asian countries and a quite impressive museum with Chinese artifacts. Walk up to the Buddhist Shrine on top a... More 

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Reviewed 30 January 2016

This is definitely worth a visit and can be tied in with a visit to the carved Budha.Lots to see and it's a very calm and peaceful place.We travelled from Pattaya on scooter takes about 40 minutes.Spend a couple of hours here you will not be disappointed.

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