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Huay Mongkol Temple

Thap Tai, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
+66 32 576 297
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“big statue” (24 reviews)
“famous monk” (13 reviews)
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Thap Tai, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
+66 32 576 297
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped here on the way back from palau waterfalls. The statue us very impressive, but that's about it. Wouldn't go out of the way fir it, but if you are here, take a look.

Thank דורון ש
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice place to visit, no entrance fees , nobody asking for charity, it's all up to you to give or not give offers, lovely garden , nice lake with fishes , must visit if in hua hin

Thank Juffa78
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This shrine is located 25,30 minutes from Hua Hin. The giant statue of a Thai Monk was commissioned by the queen and is a place of pilgrimage. Sadly there are no signs or notices in English so we had to google when we got back...More

Thank Hipposidcup01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Please take this trip and see a wonderful temple complex. Lots of shops offering different Buddha items.

Thank Henrik B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful and serene temple in beautiful grounds. You can make offerings and prayers should you so wish.

Thank RhondaEssex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to add this to our tour two days ago. It wasn't too far from Hua Hin township. Worth a look, good land mark but not much to do. I thought it would have been a bit of a walk, but it isn't really...More

Thank Mel W
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we first arrived, we actually stood there for a couple of minutes amidst the cool breeze, in awe and admiring the sheer size of Luang Phor Thua statue. Being unsure of the praying procedures, we simply observed and followed what the local Thais do...More

Thank janetchin33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't see any monks and don't feel it's temple .I feel there is like a tourist place .It's hot and chaos and very commercial.

Thank LamerDeJoy
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Located near the crossing with the road to Pala U waterfall, around 10km far away from the city (soi 70, the Wat Huay Mongkol is one of the most popular attractions in Hua Hin area. The temple itself is not so huge but it is...More

Thank Marcelo D
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome sight and a must see. I felt a sense of peace and calm and was in awe as to all the hard work that went into making this wonder

Thank Pauline V
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Response from Alfred T | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Narout C | Reviewed this property |
The best way and the safety for you. 1. If you rent the car for travel in Hua Hin, this is the best choice and you can go to any place you want. 2. You have to hire the local taxi or tuk tuk or mini bus or songtaew or... More