We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A place to contemplate and relax

Compared to the large crowds at nearby Big Buddha, this large site with numerous murals in a sunken... read more

Reviewed yesterday
nortravel2013
,
Medicine Hat, Canada
via mobile
Chinese temple and gardens

This temple is set just before you reach the Big Buddha. Take a diversion to visit this lovely area... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
gordonj258
,
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Read all 18 reviews
73
All photos (73)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good51%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“big buddha”(4 reviews)
“goddess”(3 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
87°
73°
Feb
87°
76°
Mar
89°
78°
Apr
Contact
Khao Phratamnak | Na Kluea Subdistrict, Bang Lamung 20150, Thailand
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Bang Lamung
from $25.00
More Info
from $35.00
More Info
from $18.00
More Info
Reviews (18)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveler rating
2
4
2
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2
4
2
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chinese temple big buddha goddess mercy stories bronze plaster statue
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Compared to the large crowds at nearby Big Buddha, this large site with numerous murals in a sunken garden area gives one a chance to relax and find peace. Unfortunately, there is no book on sale to add meaning to the many Chinese signs.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nortravel2013
Reviewed 5 days ago

Coming out of the Big Buddha complex, curiosity lead me to this garden, temple or sanctuary next door. As there is a Zhong Sun Yuan, this Chinese Garden is leaning towards Taiwan more than China. There are many interesting idols scattered around with English Text...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank plwh888
Reviewed June 25, 2018

This temple is set just before you reach the Big Buddha. Take a diversion to visit this lovely area with temples, history and some mature gardens and trees.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank gordonj258
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

This garden is on pratamnak hill. just close to Big Buddha temple. Good garden. good walk and chinese statue and temple

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank claudioz710
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Wang Sam Sien is on the rear peak of Pratumnak Hill, with divides Pattaya from Jomtien to the south. It is a monument to Chinese heritage, religion, belief and customs, and as such is a highly eclectic collection. As you enter the park the first...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank David B
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

This place is quieter and peaceful compare to the big Buddha area away from the tourist. Enjoy the short stories and the garden. A must visit if you come to see the big Buddha. Just down the hill on your right. The view from upthere...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank antliewty
Reviewed March 24, 2016

On top of Pattaya Hill is a Chinese temple, Wang Sam Sien, which comprises several small temples and shrines, a giant statue of the bhodsvista Guan Yin, Goddess of Compassion, Mercy and Kindness, a larger-than-life bronze of Confucius, and many garishly painted plaster statues of...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank David B
Reviewed January 26, 2016

The Wang Sam Sien and Wat Sam Saen complex is located immediately left before arriving at the parking lot for the Big Buddha. This huge complex is devoted to history and respect of the Chinese culture. There are several shrines, a huge temple of marble,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank FormerCaliBoy
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 nearby hotels
Nava Boutique Guesthouse
1 review
.00 miles away
Quality Resort at Pattaya Hill
26 reviews
.06 miles away
Hillside Resort Pattaya
78 reviews
.07 miles away
FX Hotel Pattaya
87 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 102 nearby restaurants
Enjoy Andre
26 reviews
.30 miles away
Kong Juu
29 reviews
.32 miles away
Greek Garden Taverna Pattayanis
499 reviews
.08 miles away
The Irish Wolf hound
17 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 54 nearby attractions
Chumphonket Udomsak Monument
17 reviews
.18 miles away
Khao Phra Tamnak (Khao Phra Bat)
128 reviews
.27 miles away
Big Buddha
4,070 reviews
.22 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wang Sam Sien staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines