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Thaton 50280, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got up early to purchase prepared food at the market, then took it up to give to the monks. Beautiful setting up on the hill.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LeakyB85
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

The temple complex is on 9 levels ( over a few km, you’ll need your own wheels) each with something to see. Not all are impressive but some are spectacular making this temple one among those that can be visited without being too bored. On...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Quite big and spread out temple complex, with steep road leading to the top (car accessible). No entry fee. View from top are truly majestic. Main temple building on top has some interesting exhibits to look at and pretty Chinese paintings. Worth visiting if you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Hi folks it’s Johno from the lifestyle strategist. I come up here regularly to take photos either at sunrise or sunset and I have accumulated many fantastic photos of the area valleys the mountains and of the temple itself. The temple is a magnificent building...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LifestyleStrategist
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We hiked up to this beautiful temple - there was a steep slope that leads to this temple but it is also easily accessible by car. A very modern temple filled with many artefacts. My favourite was the top level where the inside in beautifully...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank hlaw238
Reviewed March 1, 2018

This is just spectacular. I've visited many temples around Asia, but this one is one of the best, due to the amazing views and collection of artifacts. We hiked up to it through a village tribe, which as a great and humbling experience. A must...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lordydordy
Reviewed February 16, 2018

Don't trust the reviews that say it is too long to walk up, it isn't, we are 55 & 62 and we fairly fit and managed it just fine. There is plenty to see on the way up to the Wat, which is quite beautiful....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SuzannahA
Reviewed January 6, 2018

A very modern temple, but manyinteresting statues and objects and full of light. A wonderful place to build a temple, totally dominating the surrounding countryside. Unless you are very fit and resistant to heat, you'll need a car to get up here.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank cliffordchambers
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Huge Temple, best to explore with the car or scooter, stepish roads, part oneway system. Interesting to enter the big chedi and walk to the top.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Barbara A
Reviewed December 7, 2017

You get two temples for the price of one here. First at the foot of the hill where the friendly monks (and many child monks) gather, then the steep road through the forest up to the main temple. This modern temple is clearly influenced by...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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