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Jul 23, 2019
“Largest Buddhist statue in Thailand”
Jul 9, 2018
“A sight to behold ”
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Wat Muang Temple, Moo 6 | Hua Taphan, Wiset Chai Chan, Thailand
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Reviewed July 23, 2019

Built in 2008, this is the largest in Thailand, and 7th in the world. Not the best place to visit on a hot day, as it is on a marble pedestal, although shelter is provided for those lining up to pray at the fingertips. While...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Lynkster
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing monument for the people of Phuket, I was in awe of the statue and the stunning views from atop the mountain. If visiting the area do not miss this.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank H3029IMrickb
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

It appears that tourists don't visit frequently, but I was blown away by the detail and beauty of this ENORMOUS statue. I went on a Saturday and saw only five tourists in about three hours. You can take a minivan from Mo Chit Bus terminal...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank travelling_souldiya
Reviewed December 21, 2017

It's out in the country, so you'll need to arrange a mini-van or taxi transport. I went a friend by scooter, but it's both hot and dangerous. (Thai roads are not for beginners on scooters.) The tallest Buddha statue in gold can only be described...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Bruce L
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Recommended by my driver. He told us this is the largest Buddha in Thailand and many Thai came to visit too.

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Clare_Alicia
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We debated whether to visit this temple and decided to go and were so glad we did, it was amazing, the temples around the Buddha are beautiful and the Buddha which can be seen from a long way away is so impressive, like nothing you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 27, 2016

To see the tallest Buddha statue in Thailand and the 9th tallest statue in the world is simply amazing.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank oggse
Reviewed November 10, 2015

Having travelled over most of Southeast Asia I can say this is the largest one I have seen. If you can see the photo you would realise how big it is, just bylooking at the hand and fingers. It is a place definately worth visiting

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Tippy_Brar
Reviewed May 14, 2015

An unforgettable experience that will stay with you... Easy road access from Bangkok and surrounding area and well worth a one time visit!!!

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank joeSquare
Reviewed April 8, 2015

The Big Buddha is easily seen from a distance and to Drive there from Bangkok it takes about 1 hour 15 mins. The arrival carpark is huge and trees a plenty to park your car under. The area is large with well maintained gardens and...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank David B
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