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Wat Yansangwararam

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Address: 999 Moo 11 | Huay Yai Subdistrict, Bang Lamung 20250, Thailand
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Wonderful Temple

Wat Yan is wonderful and free. We usually visit the temple when we are in Pattaya. The temple is nice and clean.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Sachse, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wat Yan is wonderful and free. We usually visit the temple when we are in Pattaya. The temple is nice and clean.

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Doi Saket, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

About 15 km South of Pattaya lies this enormous temple complex. Gardens and a large lake, buildings in different architectural styles. A large white chedi. The complex was under the patronage of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and after he was died there is a collection of the royal chairs. In the garden you can see a nice statue of his mother.... More 

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Bangkok
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Wat Yanasangvararam is a large Buddhist monastery and teaching center with several temples located on several hills about 20km South of Pattaya. It comprises of temples, a lake, well kept tranquil gardens, forest, houses for the resident monks. A pavilion with Buddha’s footprint (no photo allowed) can be reached via a steep 288 stairs, the ascent rewards with a nice... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

There are other temple complexes in the nearby area to see also. This complex had several well groomed garden ares and lakes. It had information in English, Chinese and Thai posted on all placards in the temple regarding wisdom in life's journey.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

A beautiful place with beautiful temple and a wide area to spend at least 2-3 hours. You can even spend half a day here... A place must be visited...

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Banglamung
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

We are going there once a while for a stroll, feeding some fishes and turtles and to enjoy the surrounding green. However if you are interested in Asian culture it is a must go as there are different temples from various Asian countries and a quite impressive museum with Chinese artifacts. Walk up to the Buddhist Shrine on top a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

This is definitely worth a visit and can be tied in with a visit to the carved Budha.Lots to see and it's a very calm and peaceful place.We travelled from Pattaya on scooter takes about 40 minutes.Spend a couple of hours here you will not be disappointed.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2016

This a beautiful spot showing off Buddhist culture and history in the most pleasant lake and garden settings. The site includes a museum explaining Buddhist thinking as well as a number of temples. One is encouraged to buy some fish/frog or similar species and 'let them free' in one of the lakes to accumulate 'good karma'. Good fun.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

A good place to visit after seeing the Buddha image that's carved into the mountain. The museum contains some fine art and what I believe were the only Chinese terracotta warriors on display outside China. Well worth a couple of hours of your time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2015

Located about 20 miles outside of Pattaya, this is a complex of buildings, small lakes, and active temples. Perfect place to see historical Thai artifacts, and buildings of various architectural styles. Take your time, walking and contemplating the beauty of this serene location

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