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The Wang Saen Suk Hell Garden

Sai 2 Soi 19, Saen Suk, Chonburi 20130, Thailand
+66 38 381 131
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We went to see this temple as we anyway stayed overnight in Bangsaen. A weird place with rather... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Roman J
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Bangkok, Thailand
Local fun place

Statues showing image of the buddhist hell with specific sins listed. It is good to scare the kids... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
1Monalisa
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Tokyo, Japan
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Sai 2 Soi 19, Saen Suk, Chonburi 20130, Thailand
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+66 38 381 131
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to see this temple as we anyway stayed overnight in Bangsaen. A weird place with rather amateurish sculptures about all kind of sin and hell. No great artwork but worth to visit in case you are close by. Don't miss the strange shrine...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Statues showing image of the buddhist hell with specific sins listed. It is good to scare the kids if they were naughty on that day :D Hard to get there but a lot of fun, mostly local people. We took a taxi from Bangkok, it...More

Thank 1Monalisa
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Reviewed June 14, 2018

We took a group of six formers here on our way to Pattaya. It was interesting with some weird and gruesome statues depicting hell and earth. We only stayed for 30 minutes. Ideal stop but only a brief stop. Might be a good idea to...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Free entry. Was there the second time. Looks like they are under construction because on my first visit About 1 year ago there where more bizzar statues to see

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Probably the strangest attraction I visited in Thailand - took a several hour round trip from Bangkok to Bang Saen just to view this place - worth it? Absolutely. The statues were grotesquely fascinating along with the descriptions of what these poor souls had done...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

...as it was definitely too hot on that day^^. It's hard to stay serious when visiting this grotesque inferno-themed park where you will learn that if you drink too much you will be transformed into a shrimp-headed spirit. Brrrr...

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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Wang Saen Suk Hell Garden is a Buddhist temple with two extraordinary displays. The first is an outside garden filled with statues of Buddha and his followers. It represents Paradise where good people go and are rewarded for their meritorious lives. The other is Hell...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

We took a trip from Bangkok and it was well worth it, it’s a great day trip idea! There’s also other gardens zo walk around, you can feed the fish and lots of turtles... There weren’t any good suggestions how to go here so I...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Some religions I know of have a morbid side. The Christians have Dante’s Inferno epos or the catacombs in Paris. The Tibetan buddhists have the Tibetan Book Of The Dead and so forth. But these are all books or actual bones. However, yesterday we got...More

Thank Markus M
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Reviewed December 25, 2017

I once again found my way to this unique place. This time I walked around to see it all. The hell statues are interesting enough, but the garden with the chinese statues is also great. It shows how complex the chines believe system is, there...More

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Kim S
August 8, 2018|
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Response from joannehurley | Reviewed this property |
Its close to Pattaya if you put it in your satnav it will be easy to find, its just off the main road Wang Saen Suk Hell Garden, Bang Saen Sai 2 Soi 19, Saen Suk, Chon Buri District, Chon Buri
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October 9, 2017|
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Response from 1Monalisa | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we took the taxi, because we had kids and it was quite a long trip.
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Nang H
December 7, 2016|
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Response from 1Monalisa | Reviewed this property |
Hi, donations are welcome, but no entrance fee
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