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DGSmanila wrote a review Jun 2020
Bangkok, Thailand296 contributions119 helpful votes
small Wat with great history around it. the Wat is small and covered wholy by the tree that also now support the structure. the Wat have status of the King Taksin soldiers who fought against Burmese during the Ayuthaya period. There is also very nearby a new Chinese Temple dedicate to King Taksin who was from Chinese origin. Also at site there is nice small shrine to memory Princess who was hidden as boy soldier and fought also the Burmese - some legend story is well marked in English
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Date of experience: June 2020
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dianne c wrote a review Nov 2019
65 contributions69 helpful votes
We went here as part of our floating market tour. We spent less than 30 minutes here since it is just a small temple that has a tree growing above it. It is quite unique since no other temple in Thailand is like that. There was not much else to see though. People come here to pray, and there are statues outside.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Tony On Tour wrote a review Nov 2019
Bangkok, Thailand215 contributions1,409 helpful votes
Buddhists in Thailand and around the world come to worship. When visiting Samut Songkhram, Bang Krung Temple has a long history of about 300 years, with natural conditions. With a large tree covering In order to support the chapel to prevent collapse Is very beautiful Inside Phra Luang Pho Nilamanee More than 300 years old. I want everyone to visit and pay respect. Thank you
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Heinie Hartendorp wrote a review Aug 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates293 contributions68 helpful votes
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No need for donations, but with the experience of being given sheets of gold to stick onto the buddha statues (for good luck), you might would want to. Truly worth the experience.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Angel wrote a review Jun 2019
Hong Kong, China234 contributions53 helpful votes
Came with with a tour after maeklong railway market. There are a lot of Kung fu statues there and people going in a temple to pray.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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