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Very Different Temple

So many temples to see in Thailand and they all have something to offer the visitor. This place has... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
AndrewA4401
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Cannock, United Kingdom
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Great view from here nice temple we enjoyed wondering around here some nice little shops around... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2018
dariandoreen
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Margate, United Kingdom
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Phetkasem Road, Cha-am, Thailand
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

So many temples to see in Thailand and they all have something to offer the visitor. This place has many shrines including the Reclining Buddha with caves. Its a long climb to reach theose caves and very little health and safety provision. Not a place...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank AndrewA4401
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Great view from here nice temple we enjoyed wondering around here some nice little shops around selling tourists tat

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dariandoreen
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Lovely temple up a steep set of stairs. As you walk in the entrance there is a statue of Buddhism hell...when you walk into the grounds follow the path round and start climbing.there is a really old fresco and chedhi. Keep climbing and you will...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place to visit. Long climb on the stairs but take your time. Beautiful gardens and ponds. Nice views of cha am. Free! Many neat things to see.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed December 19, 2016

It is like with any temple in Thailand: You like it or not. If you have seen some of thems, it is like visiting a not special church in Europe

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Albert K
Reviewed October 29, 2016

My wife & I stumbled on this temple while riding our scooter around Cha-Am. If you have had enough beach time -- or want to explore some of the nearby Wats, this on is recommended. The highlight is the cave and the surrounding trails.There quite...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank batsauce
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Saw some lovely arcihitecture here, but not a lot else, the Monks were not as friendly as some we have met, dissapointed that there was nowhere to get a drink

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank TammywBoston
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Compared to the brick and mortar temple, this temple is located in a cave which require to take a Tuk Tuk up that cost 15thb and local will ask you to buy banana to fit the monkey. Only different with a traditional temple is that...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Ang F
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Very large campus with several buildings. One of the monks spoke excellent English and gave us a tour of the Wat and the fishing village.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Paul Y
Reviewed November 29, 2015

The temple premises are open to anyone without any cost and are easily accessible from the Cha-am centre. Three Thai friends had accompanied us to the temple. In no time they had proceeded to climb the steps lined with a brightly-coloured multi-headed naga (mythical serpent)...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank SimonSim123
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