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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
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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
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Khao Phratamnak | Na Kluea Subdistrict, Bang Lamung 20150, Thailand
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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
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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
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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
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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
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