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Address: Soi Wat Jet Yod | Superhighway, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
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4-Hour Doi Suthep and Temples Tour from Chiang Mai
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Clam temple and beautiful garden around

I was here in the morning. The atmospheres so cool. Clean temple, beautiful park and no do many people here as famous temple in the old city. I recommend to visit in early morning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jarmmie
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was here in the morning. The atmospheres so cool. Clean temple, beautiful park and no do many people here as famous temple in the old city. I recommend to visit in early morning or evening time because no so hot. This place different architecture style from the city. If you are interesting about Bhudism and historical. You must come... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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73 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Wat Jed Yod tells a surprising history, but reading the story of the wat is most impressive aspect of the visit. The chedis and wats themselves are not well maintained, but the lack of tourists makes this a more peaceful site

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Thank Noah W
Melbourne, Australia
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

An impressive well set up temple and grounds, easily explained in the signs that have been set up. We visited early morning and the monks were watering the grounds and setting things up for the day. Peaceful, pleasant and impressive buildings. Unfortunately there are dogs in one section and they showed some signs to tell us to keep away from... More 

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Thank rod_heather
Buriram Province, Thailand
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9 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This temple is a Royal Thai Temple. It is old and beautiful temple in Chaingmai. It is not so big temple but it is worth to visit.

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Thank maybuckner
Beijing, China
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 February 2017

My favorite wat in Chiang Mai. Very ancient and very similar to the sites in where Buddha meditated.

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Thank sissiwusi
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

If you like being in Thai temples with Thai people making their devotions and not overwhelmed by people taking photographs this is an attractive temple to visit. I has some fine friezes. However it isn't particularly accessible if you prefer to spend your time in the centre of the city.

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Thank David D
United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Wat Jed Yod is located in peaceful garden like grounds. Built in 1453 it is named for its seven spires. There are some attractive relief carvings and several chedis or stupas in the grounds. Somewhat off the tourist path, this is well worth a visit if you like the peace and spirituality of Buddhist temples.

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Worth walking the grounds, find the cemetery and notice the way the people are commemorated. Also worth noting is the preservation and demise of the old

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Thank Michael G
Burnaby, Canada
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Wat Jed Yod is a standout among the countless temples in the Chiang Mai area - the trees and other foliage deepens an already peaceful and tranquil setting. It's a place where you can simply be with your thoughts.

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Thank Parzival S
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219 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Established in 1455 CE, and purposely built in imitation of the style of the Mahabodhi Hall in Bodhgaya, India, where Lord Buddha became enlightened. This is a royal temple, housing the ashes of King Tilokarat, who convened the eighth Buddhist Council here in 1477 CE, the first such council held in Thailand. The wat is still active and is a... More 

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