This temple is about an hour and a half's drive from Ao Nang. We rented a car and driver for the day to visit Bang Rieng and Than Bok Khoranee park for a cost of 2,500 baht (about $80). The setting on a mountain side is stunning, as is the temple and its surrounding gardens. Don't forget to visit the gigantic Goddess of Compassion and seated Buddha statues, easily accessible by foot down and up the hillside from the main temple. For more information and lots of photos, see my blog post here: http://lmaclean.ca/?p=3243
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