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Reviewed February 20, 2017

We visited Wat Saman Rattanaram on a hot weekday in February. The active mix of giant statues--Ganesh, Guanyin, Brahma--superhero figures, kids activities, food booths, and assorted shrines, was fascinating and a little overwhelming. Like many temples, you could drop coins in bowls in front of...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank HeatherEW
Reviewed January 28, 2017

This place is really made very well. An hours drive from Bangkok. They have many status, 1 of Chinese Goddess, 2 of Ganesha one lying down and another with many heads, and a beautiful lotus in water which you can walk on. This lotus looks...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank ajvatva
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

We went there yesterday and it was really nice. Statues are huge and impressive. If you stay in the capital, take the car for a good hour drive and enjoy.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Stef5387
Reviewed November 14, 2016

We went to the Wat yesterday and had a nice time. The weather was good, not to hot and we where getting a lovely breeze off the river and this made it all the nicer. There is a large market around it and we had...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Annette L
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Good place to see the local Buddhist,Taoist and Hindu deities. This area is quiet big with vendors selling local charms,souvenirs and food.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Mochileiro84
Reviewed October 21, 2016

It looks nice, but really just feels like they have created a money-making tourist destination, and not a real temple. Every time I go there are more ways you can 'make merit', which all cost money. I realise that these places have upkeep costs, and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ben A
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Visited Thailand's biggest Ganesh Temple, observed that majority of visitors were Thai citizens. Amazed to listen Ganesh Aarti's & Hindi songs. This spot is having 3 big murties of God Ganesh, God Brahma-Vishnu-Mahesh and Chinese God. Atmosphere was very good and holy. Maintained cleanliness like...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank RajeshK782
Reviewed June 23, 2016

A very big sized image of de Hindu Ganesha. Further there are several beautiful images and personalities of many buddhist statues.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Leo H
Reviewed April 6, 2016

The giant Reclining Ganesha which is said to be the biggest in Thailand. It is 16 meters high and 22 meters long. Ganesha is a Hindu deity and has an elephant head and four arms. Images of Ganesha are widely seen across India and Nepal....More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Thanlisa
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

This is a large temple complex very well organised for a Thai family day out. A fascinating collection of gods here to pray to and to donate to. Very much off the beaten track for foreign tourists. Easy to spend a couple of hours looking...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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November 12, 2018|
Response from Scareglow | Reviewed this property |
3 hours of car from bangkok
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October 10, 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
You do not say where you are starting from, so it is a bit hard to answer your question. But if you are in Chachoengsao City and do not have a car, the best way would be by taxi. But I suggest you negotiate the fare... More