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Very peaceful

We found this to be a nice and quite place with a huge Buddha statue. It has a temple with priests... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Great views, quite calm

The Wat Phra Yai or Big Buddha Temple is located on a hilltop in South Pattaya. The temple has 7... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Pranav S K
Bengaluru, India
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Sataranaprayot Road, Pattaya, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday

We found this to be a nice and quite place with a huge Buddha statue. It has a temple with priests as well.

Thank PiyushDEL
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Wat Phra Yai or Big Buddha Temple is located on a hilltop in South Pattaya. The temple has 7 Buddhas and one huge Buddha which is a feast to the eye. You will find people praying and it is quite fascinating to see. The...More

Thank Pranav S K
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are in Pattaya you must visit the Big Buddha. Make sure you make the most of the views from up on the hill

Thank MyThailandHoliday
Reviewed 6 days ago

Being at an elevation and with the beach nearby this offers a nice viewpoint. The big Buddha and the seven representing the 7 days of the week are pretty interesting of the Thai spiritual culture. It is a shrine and calmness is one thing one...More

Thank PrasRaj_BLR
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quick visit but worth seeing, has a great view over Pattaya. There are a lot of steps and be sure to wear the appropriate clothing.

Thank Marcus C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Big Buddha is a must-see location for a temple stop. Located in south Pattaya on hill-top, the view there is nice. Buddhists can find time here to pray and, if one comes during early hours, its quit enough for mediation.

Thank Gerd C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there in February it was wonderful to see they have 7 Buddha,s one for each day of the week you can tell the monks that are there your date of birth and they will tell you which day and what the Buddha of...More

Thank annhussey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Temple With a Tortoise pond. Relaxing and good to know about the Thailand Culture. Must visit place.

Thank SaurabhKaushk
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like temples and/or visiting Buddha.....and you're in Pattaya..go here. Several statues are up there and many Photo opt.s up there. As well as beautiful views of the area. High on a hill you can see along the Beaches in Pattaya and Jomtien

Thank draggonmn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a quick visit... If you are not a Buddhist then not sure what you get from it ... Good photo opertunitiy. You can buy food and drinks from the stalls as you walk into the area. The big Buddha is, well? Big!!!.. The rest...More

Thank marrmrrs
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How hard is the walk to the Buddha? Do you need to be super fit to walk it? Do you recommend to walk or how else would a person get there?
February 3, 2017|
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Response from tomjen2 | Reviewed this property |
We hired bikes to go to see the Buddha u defo don't have to be fit I'm certainly not lol well worth a visit
Subhasis G
how to reach big buddha from sunshine garden resort in pattaya
January 23, 2017|
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Response from Dkkeeling | Reviewed this property |
Taxi or tuk tuk Is ok
How much is the price for entering?
December 29, 2015|
Response from jiwonc397 |
Admission free
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