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Off the beaten track

Yeah maybe just another of soooooo many temples and religious sites around Thailand... but the fact... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Peter M
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Gisborne, New Zealand
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Oldest stupa in Surat Thani

This beautiful temple is situated opposite the National Museum so it makes for a good combined... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
Vickiizz P
,
Surat Thani, Thailand
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2 days ago
“Off the beaten track”
Apr 10, 2018
“Oldest stupa in Surat Thani”
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Chaiya, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Yeah maybe just another of soooooo many temples and religious sites around Thailand... but the fact that you most likely won't stumble across too many tourists here and the sheer beauty of the place is well worth the slight detour of AH2 on your way...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

This beautiful temple is situated opposite the National Museum so it makes for a good combined visit.It is the ancient temple that many people respect to.

Thank Vickiizz P
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

This beautiful temple is situated opposite the National Museum so it makes for a good combined visit. There is plenty of car parking adjacent to the temple grounds where there are food and drink stalls also. Toilets can be found in the Museum grounds. We...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2017

I've often travel around Thailand country to visit attractive and cultural places.Many time I get the information from tv traveling magazine and internet .I've often work in southern provinces and sometime I choose to drive my car to the work place. On the way back...More

Thank Wiwat T
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

This is the one of sacred Stupa in Thailand. It is located a bit far from Suratthani downtown, approximately 40 km. It is the ancient temple that many people respect to.

Thank TayLunlaa
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Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

My name is Rolando. I'm from panama. My first time in chaiya southern Thailand. Chaiya is a small little town surrounded with nice people lots of seafood lots of nice food culture & lots of temple chaiya it the place u want to be. I...More

Thank Rolando S
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Reviewed August 30, 2014

We hesitated about stopping here but glad we decided to do it. It's close to the main north-south highway. Very interesting temple complex with a plethora of golden-colored Buddhas. Chaiya museum on grounds which I reviewed separately. While you're here, head south on the lane...More

Thank jdgang
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Reviewed March 1, 2012

Chaiya is now a sleepy country town of noodle shops and banana trees. Oddly enough, it was once the mainland capital of the mighty trading empire of Sriwijaya, based in Palembang, South Sumatra. There are a few relics of Sriwijaya scattered along the rambling lanes...More

6  Thank Raymond W
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