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Wat Jed Yod

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Address: Soi Wat Jet Yod | Superhighway, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
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A bit off-track, but surely worth a visit

Certainly worth seeing if you have enough time & are not yet templed out. Unique structures different than all the others in CM.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Hue, Vietnam

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Hue, Vietnam
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Certainly worth seeing if you have enough time & are not yet templed out. Unique structures different than all the others in CM.

Thank Brianderiancho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice and quiet temple with less tourist. For my one hour visit saw less than 5 tourist during peak season of February. But hard to find transport after visit. There is no Taxi, Song Tiao and Tuk Tuk nearby. I walk 15 minute to Maya Shopping Center in order to get a Song Tiao back to my Hotel in Old... More 

Thank Louis T
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

What a wonderful sensation a visit (or repeat visit) to Wat Jed Yod afford! It is akin to walking back in time several centuries, and beholding the exquisitely sculpted Buddhas (especially those that are still intact) is an experience not to be missed by those seeking remnants of traditional civilisation! It is all located within a small historical park which... More 

Thank MichaelRebaczonok
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41 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

We drove pass this temple and were stunned. It was full of historic site. Easy to access and should not miss.

Thank Panisa L
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Old style temple but always nice to go for a quick meditation. I experience this place while visiting a friend living in Chiang 5 years ago. Since that time, I drop by when I am visiting my friend

Thank Stephane F
Brisbane, Australia
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149 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Head out of Chiang Mai a short distance & close to the Super Highway you'll find this beautiful old Wat. Some in teresting sights here & the small temple is really lovely. You can wind a couple of hours away easily here in this tranquil setting.

Thank NawtyStupot
Hong Kong
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35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Just go and you won't be disappointed, take your time to walk around, this place shows a great history of Chiang Mai, Thailand, the ruin temples are just fantastic, dun miss it.

1 Thank Andy C
Mae Rim, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

My local temple, I go here 2-3 times a week to make merit. It is a extremely important temple and has been getting a labour intensive and loving restoration. Beautiful figures adorn the walls of the main shrine, and the temples themselves are exquisite. Despite being so close to Superhighway, it is very quiet and you can relax under the... More 

2 Thank stewartsturges
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 380 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This temple is a fantastic tour through various stupas. The mahachedi (main stupa), is fabulous. It is totally unique in Thailand and this temple should be on everybody's must see list for Chiang Mai.

1 Thank tombillinge
San Francisco, USA
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197 reviews
103 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Wat Jet Yod is a great temple to visit, especially as it contains both ancient and modern elements with lots of beauty and interest. Modern temple buildings, restored murals, golden Buddha statues, as well as ruins, bodhi trees, and more. I happily explored this temple as well as rested there, taking in the marvels, serenity, butterflies, and scent of plumeria... More 

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