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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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great temple!

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This seems to be a site with works in progress. The main temple is lovely though small and the reliefs in varying states of disrepair. Away from the main old city hub so it's quiet and I initially drove past it, requiring a fair amount of effort to get back on Chiang Mai's one-way road system.

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Muang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

this is a really nice temple to visit with a bit more old style, you can see a lot of well kept wooden style temples in this area. more than 330 temples in city but I like this one

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Doi Saket, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Wat jedyot is a great old temple for those who like historic sights. Because i live in the area i come there quit often and the head monk there is the one that did the blessings on our car, bike etc etc. Because of knowing him and him speaking a bit of english i have been privilidged to get a... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This was the second time that l have visited Jed Yod Temple, it is so easy to find, it is situated on the super highway not far from The Maya. There is parking on site, the monks here are very friendly, the site is undergoing restoration, a new perimeter wall has just been completed, there are also toilet facilities

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The quietness of this temple is amazing. The old architecture that has survived so many centuries is not to be missed. Still in use by locals everyday.

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Very old temple build in the 15th century. Wat Jed Yod has a unique type of Chedi (Pagoda) which really must be seen.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I loved going to this quiet temple. It is under renovation, but still lots to see. We bought some birds to whisper our hopes and wishes to and released them.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Hired a tuktuk driver for the day who took us around the old city and to several of its temples. He highly recommended this place. He kept referring to it as the "Indian Temple". Wat Jed Yod is indeed interesting. It looks so different from the rest of Chiangmai's temples. It's like an ancient ruin. It has a rectangular chedi... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

There seems to be some minor confusion as to the spelling of the name of this temple which according to the big sign on the highway upon arrival at the temple and just before turning left into the entrance says "Wat Ched Yod", not Chet Yot or Jed Yod. The temple wasn't crowded at all unlike some of the ones... More 

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Address: Soi Wat Jet Yod | Superhighway, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai

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