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Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon

U-thong Road, Pranakorn Sri ayutthaya District, Ayutthaya 13000 , Thailand
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Ranked #4 of 35 Attractions in Ayutthaya
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Ancient Ruins, Historic Sites, Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Bangkok, Thailand
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218 reviews 218 reviews
186 attraction reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

A very beautiful place and temple. A lot of Buddha statues around the temple. And some huge statues also. Great for photography.

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Samut Prakan Province, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The beautiful, worth place to visit. You can see very big Buddha, give respect like buddistsm and watch the worth culture.

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California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The Buddha statues are varied and interesting. Bring a hat and water, as it gets intensely hot here when the clouds move away.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My friend and I have ride bicycle to there, beautiful scene while riding. I love the garden of this place. Beside that have a lot of Buddha statues.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The grounds here are so beautiful and the many Buddha statues are impressive. Climb to the top of the temple and you have an amazing view of the grounds.

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Malang
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106 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This temple absolutely has many poses of Buddha statue, and the biggest one is reclining Buddha and sitting Buddha in front of main temple. Even some of the statue and some building has lost their part but its not reduce their beauty. I came here on the afternoon and the weather was very hot, so its little bit challenging when... More

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Suwon, South Korea
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81 reviews 81 reviews
68 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Here, one more reclined Buddha statue in Ayutthaya. Another is in Wat Lokayasutha. You can buy thin small golden sheets and attach them on to Buddha statue. Hundreds of Buddha statues have different faces and different names. Because they were made for each person's future lives who donated to build them. You can climb up to stupas with stairs made... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

There's a similar looking reclining Buddha to the one in Wat Pho however according to our tuk tuk driver, because the one in Ayutthaya was made of stone. You can make some offerings and pray in front of the reclining Buddha. An incense seller informed us that tourists should not pose in similar way to Buddha (reclining or seating pose)... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

first destination for make a wish and nice food in front of the the temple. if you have time to walk around to see many jedi. I made a small meditation there and it's possible.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Nice place to visit where there are lots of statues and a big stupa for photog to shoot some nice photo. You may go up to the stupa side and throw some coins into the well for wish making. Also, you can experience putting the gold paper on the buddha statues with the price of 20 baht. It is hot... More

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