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Beautiful site well worth a look.

Worth the trip as there are fantastic views across the surrounding bays. Plenty of tourist shops full of cheap clothes.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
JohnFSaunders
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Must see while in Koh Samui very peaceful and outstanding buddha temple. Was a bit confused on if you are meant to take your shoes off I looked around for a sigh could not see one lots of people had shoes off and shoes on so was not too sure on that one, so I just removed my shoes out... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not much to say other than it was another big buddha. Cute town with some shops around if you want to get some tourist stuff.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Worth the trip as there are fantastic views across the surrounding bays. Plenty of tourist shops full of cheap clothes.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The statue is really nice, but the surrounding area is just a pure mess. If you go up the stairs and have a look down you will a lot of trash and building material around the statue place. To be honest I expected something more from this as they treat it as a holy place. Expect many people and also... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I thought it would be more breathteaking like the hidden budda in sukothai wat si chum. Better go before sunset to take better pictures

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Hi I visited there for an hour , mostly to see the big buddha and there is a nice views from there. Keep in mind that you need to visit with propare cloths.

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Nagpur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Its a must-visit when in Koh Samui. Loved the Scupture/Statue - Its huge, makes for amazing photography. The temple has many beautiful view points. They have a sign saying no swimwear/revealing outfits allowed inside the temple and they have kimonos that you can wear over your clothes if needed, Nice food places and shopping.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Most talked about attraction of Koh Samui and quite rightly so. The place is peaceful, brings in a sense of gratitude and simplicity. Must visit for religious people and temple lovers. Easiest means to visit is hire a two wheeler for a day and visit Big Buddha and other similar attractions on the island.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must see on the island. Walk up the stairs and when u reach the top you have a beautiful view of the beach. Remember to cover up ladies shoulders and knees :-)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Perfect opportunity to get some good photography shots remember to cover up and have socks as no shoes allowed rather hot on the ground during this time of year. Warning!

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