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Well worth the visit!

There are two temples in this area. One temple has an amazing wood ceiling and intricately carved... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
Mission Viejo, California
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Wat can be seen from the road very far away. The huge building is newly built not yet completed... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2018
สมเจษฎ์ อ
Pathum Thani, Thailand
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Sahatsakhan, Thailand
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

There are two temples in this area. One temple has an amazing wood ceiling and intricately carved story panels on every one of the doors. The huge building has been completed. And there are two huge stone buddhas underneath a canopy. The canopy is visible...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hurly64
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Wat can be seen from the road very far away. The huge building is newly built not yet completed, but we can imagine how great and beautiful it would be. You may feel relax when you are in the Jedi. High ceiling and big thick...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank สมเจษฎ์ อ
Reviewed December 30, 2017

If you are in the area to visit Kalasin attractions, add this temple into your agenda especially if you are visiting the Sirinthorn Museum. Wat Phutthanimit or know by the villagers in the area as Wat Phu Khao (mountain Temple)The temple is located about 12...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Prawet J
Reviewed October 27, 2017

This very nice Wat is situated just 7km out of the small town of Sahatsakhan, and is easy to find. 2 huge new buddha statues (one sitting and one reclining) are actually under construction. The wat itself, teakwood interior and built on a laterite fundament,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Guy P
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Not crowded at all but very neat. There are some interesting buildings to see, and there are new things still being constructed so it will be even better at some point. If you're in kalasin you should check it out.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful and beautiful Temple. The grounds are full of peacocks. A very pretty setting in the forest.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Thaihouse-guesthouse
Reviewed August 13, 2016

The tradition of a huge sign 20km away and then nothing within a few kilometres is alive and well! Tripadvisor should move to GPS coordinates for every attraction. This is well worth the hunt and perhaps this will help you place it on Google Maps...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank MKS1967
Reviewed July 30, 2016

This is a really interesting wat outside of Kalasin. The older section, nestled in the forest, has some older buildings and an interesting left-handed reclining Buddha nestled in the hillside. Watch out for the peacocks; they are pretty to look at, but really loud and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Han K
Reviewed March 23, 2015

A very huge and peaceful Buddhist Park, with its most famous attraction being a approximately 2 meter long reclining Buddha that's resting on his LEFT hand (all other reclining Buddhas rest on their right hand), and that's said to be built in 1692. The rest...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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