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Address: Soi Wat Jet Yod | Superhighway, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
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4-Hour Doi Suthep and Temples Tour from Chiang Mai

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The Year of the Snake

In Thailand there are special temples that honor the animal of a birth year. This is the temple which represents the Year of the Snake. Beautiful snake sculptures are throughout... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
JamHam
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Olathe, Kansas
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Olathe, Kansas
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315 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Thailand there are special temples that honor the animal of a birth year. This is the temple which represents the Year of the Snake. Beautiful snake sculptures are throughout the grounds which are abundantly beautiful. The Wat and stupas are wonderful as well.

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Thank JamHam
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A walk around the grounds creates a feeling of inner peace - very calming. The mix of nature with the ruins makes this well worth a stop even though it is not near the old city - closer to the trendy Nimmanhaeman area but along the highway. For those who enjoy old architecture, ruins and history this is worth a... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...most people wouldn't expect such an extended temple area. Wat Jed Yod contains a large number of stupas and is in my eyes one of the most interesting temples in Chiang Mai. The buildings are old and they are situated along a historic route to Birma - most structures are in ruins but this makes the place more authentic than... More 

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Thank Jacob S
Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

It is surprising to visit with our team..but the place is very interesting..in the mid of Chiangmai. Calm and interesting to see.

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Thank Thanlisa
Burnaby, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

My wife and I live near here and walk through it often. This temple complex incorporates a lot of nature into the grounds, with trees and other features throughout. The temples are immense and grand and beautiful within.

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Thank Parzival S
Pune, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Very nice temple with all of architecture to admire. Keep adequate time in hand and don't make a tight programme if you want to admire past and present.

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Blind Bay, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Wat Jed Yod seems to suddenly appear when you walk through the path to the Chedi. The main structure us very old dating back hundreds of years. One is immediately struck by how old it appears and getting closer you can see that some of the figures around the base are broken. As with all temples in Thailand, shoes must... More 

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Bangkok
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

here is an oases for the erratic mind of travelers, a place where wish can be posted and taken in account by the spirit of time and space, so tolerant that you don't get upset for the proximity of the superhighway

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

The Jed Yod Temple probably has more meaningful to Thais and Buddhists travelers. For other travelers, this temple gives a different structure of the Chedi that is a replica of the Chedi where Buddha was born. The base of the Chedi is a rectangular shape base with 7 spires on the top. The Chedi is also house a main Buddha... More 

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Hue, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Certainly worth seeing if you have enough time & are not yet templed out. Unique structures different than all the others in CM.

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