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Wat Sothon Wararam Worawihan

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Majestic

One of the largest temple in Thailand with unique European style interior. Very different from any... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
clementich
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Bangkok, Thailand
One of the Grand Temple in Thailand

A very grand and peaceful temple that I visit every year. If you are at the temple walk behind the... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
RichardSoh
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the largest temple in Thailand with unique European style interior. Very different from any other Thai temples.

Thank clementich
Reviewed July 10, 2018

A very grand and peaceful temple that I visit every year. If you are at the temple walk behind the temple and you will see a very beautiful river.

Thank RichardSoh
Reviewed June 11, 2018

the iconic tourist attraction spot in Chachoengsao province which is not far away from Bangkok, the Sothorn Buddha statue was a precious sacred gems and very famous for Thai people perception. after visit this monastery, if it has spare time available, there has the old...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

We drove one hour and thirty minutes from Bangkok to Wat Sothon on Sunday. We arrived at 8:30 AM. The parking was hard to find. The prayer room was crowded. The main hall was not crowded. The temple is beautiful and riverside. The Chinese Hall...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

One of the most famous temple of Province. Always crowded and traffic jam. Parking is absolutely hard to find. There are 2 sections of the temple, Thai and Chinese style. Chinese style temple is so crowded and fill with smoke of incense stick while Thai...More

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Reviewed December 25, 2017

This is just a beautiful temple. This was my second visit here and I liked it just as musch as the first time. I cam with my Thia family and they have been here many times so this is obviously a temple they cherrish. I...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

Been to this Temple on 30.11.17 for prayers and this temple really attracts both locals and foreigners daily. Understand on Saturdays and Sundays, always full house with no parking available. Temple is very serene and you can see Many devotees carry baskets of Eggs to...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

There are more than 40,000 Buddhist temples in Thailand and quite frankly, after you have visited the first dozen or so they tend to blur into a sameness. But not Wat Sothon Wararam Worawihan, in Chachoengsao. It is decidedly different and at first sight etches...More

Thank David B
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Go for a peace of mind ,meditation and pray,best place.Newly constructed river side roof give you a scenic view of the river as well as the temple.One of the most popular Buddha temple where people offered Egg when their wishes fulfilled.A unique temple for it's...More

Thank rcreviews
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Temple : This temple full of bangkok people during my visit on the Wesak day. the traffic jam start 10KM before you entering the temple compound. very interesting story about this buddha status name LUANG PHOR SOTHON. Note : you will see a lot shop...More

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elmerteo
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Response from BenGoh1963 | Reviewed this property |
This period of time the Temple will be very crowded and the journey will definitely be affected. Although Songkran festival starts on 13th, the atmosphere and mood will start on 11th. Places like Chiangmai will start the... More
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littlebabygal
February 22, 2017|
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my family and i rented a car to go there. we went on the weekend which was extremely crowded and difficult to find a place to park. you can take a taxi but it would be costly and you will have difficulty getting back. best... More
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