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Phuket Big Buddha

Soi Yot Sane 1, Chaofa West Rd., Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 83 556 2242
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“small donation” (95 reviews)
“worth a visit” (393 reviews)
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Soi Yot Sane 1, Chaofa West Rd., Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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"under construction"
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"small donation"
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed today

You get this incredible feeling, such an awesome feeling, you feel so humble, I for one had a lump in my throat, just looking at this incredible statue. It is another experience that must go onto your bucket list. The view from where the Big...More

Thank maziamoore
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Reviewed yesterday

can donate marble for temple renovation with your name(s) written on it..stunning sunset views..get a chance to do a short meditation together with the other monks ( at a separate corner ) inside the Big Buddha..

Thank Cherilyn L
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Reviewed yesterday

What an awesome sight to behold...Tile by tile this masterpiece is being put together. Even the dragons on each side of the steps are a feat of skill and craftsmanship. We had a blessing from the monk in the temple. Soaked up the beautiful philosophy...More

Thank SplusRequalsFun
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited as part of a Sales Award trip to Thailand. This was, by far, one of my favorite attractions visited. I knew nothing of the spot before arrival, so I was surprised to learn that it was only built 15 years ago. Note that one...More

Thank Julie N
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Reviewed yesterday

One can see the Big Buddha from many places in Phuket, but quite different up close. The statue is 45m high and has been built slowly due to funding from donations. Still more work to do over many years yet. The statue is impressive as...More

Thank traveller2australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice view, definitely a must see in Phuket. Nice drive up the hill, seeing elephants on the way up was the best part!!!

Thank jovapoder
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see and hear the history and customs involved. Our guide from PPKK Tour Services was great. Has taken 16 years to build and won’t be finished for many more. Built from donations.

Thank Kerry H
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Reviewed yesterday

We took a taxi from Karon beach all the way to the Big Buddha (which sits on top of a hill) for a return fare of 1200 baht. The Big Buddha itself was an architectural feat and a sight to behold. View from the top...More

Thank Alyssa Y
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Reviewed yesterday

The drive from Patong was interesting in itself, and depending on where you at different points in Phuket you can see the Big Buddha atop the mountain. Some parts up the road up to it are steep and with some very tight curves, so take...More

Thank Walshfamily4
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We hired a bike and drove ourselves to the top. The views on the way were astonishing and when we reached the destination, it was quite peaceful. Luckily, the weather was great, sligh drizzling and cool breeze so we had a great time. On the...More

Thank ARAK677
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Sherree D
April 16, 2018|
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Response from sudhanshu sekha... p | Reviewed this property |
no bus goes from any beach in phuket..the public transportation is the worst thing...my suggestion is please take a sight seeing tour for 500 baht and it wil cover all the attractions in phuket..one way tuktuk wil take 300... More
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kinderlady
April 9, 2018|
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Response from Yossi R | Reviewed this property |
By taxi or by a rented car.
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Mikey B
March 20, 2018|
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Response from annainbkk | Reviewed this property |
it depends on your hotel location. I and my bf stated in Patong. we rent a scooter and drive it up there using Google map. it takes a few hours from Patong. The road is nice with a cute cafe on the way that allows you to... More
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