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Wat Pho Bang Khla

Bang Khla, Chachoengsao, Thailand
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Religious Sites
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Bangkok, Thailand
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486 reviews 486 reviews
272 attraction reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The temple has some peculiar smell due to the bats, so it is not a romantic place for a couple to visit. However it was for me interesting to see bats hanging on the trees. There are people taking pictures in front of the temple and print your pictures on the dish for souveniors. If you like them, you can... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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110 reviews 110 reviews
31 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

I almost do not want to share this place because I do not want it to be run by tourists, but I want to spread the word. Bang Khla is the temple of bats. Big fruit bats hanging from the trees. Hundreds of them. Don't go to the temple if you are not fond of bats, because there are plenty... More

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

A spiritual and reflective experience. It's not just about the temple of the reclining Buddha as majestic as that is. For me it's about the chilled vibe. The calming music and seductive smell of incense sticks, the irresistible Thai food, the worshippers praying in silent contemplation. It's a potent, alluring brew. Take time to park your bum for ten minutes... More

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