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Address: Phetkasem Road | near Khlong U Taphao Bridge, Hat Yai, Thailand
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10 min enough for this place

Nothing much to see. Just pray and take some pics of the sleeping Buddha. Spent 10 min here and off we go to the next place.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2016
obeah
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Langkawi, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most prominent temple around in Hat Yat. The place was well kept and clean. Do go in through the back and there is a small temple inside / underneath the main statue.

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Thank Icchiey
Langkawi, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Nothing much to see. Just pray and take some pics of the sleeping Buddha. Spent 10 min here and off we go to the next place.

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Thank obeah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

With the size it projects, the Buddha was so huge that even to climb it, you need to rappel.The details to Buddha was not that much. The Buddha is more of a smiling one rather than a serious or in meditating state. The place was huge considering there was a mausoleum in the bottom. I don't like to enter mausoleum... More 

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Thank Johann R
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

If you come to Hatyai, you need to visit this place. No entry fee, place is clean, you can pray if you want, or ask blessing from the monks

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Thank adrianusprima
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

Very peacefully place, holy spirit spreading into every people visiting here. Most spectacular giant reclining Buddha is very interesting and show how to be a good man in the world.

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Thank Bambang R
Trang, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

Very small but worth the walk or songtow over. The reclining Buddha is incredible to look at and one of the largest in the world.

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Thank Dershowi
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

I am a regular visitor to this temple. It's very convenient as it is along the way from the airport to town. Once you enter the temple premises, you can feel the tranquility compared to the chaos on the road outside. The sleeping Buddha is reputed to be the third largest in the world. Always feels good to spend some... More 

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Thank Billyeo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

Other than the Buddha himself, there isn't much to see. There are beautiful smaller temples but other than that, nothing much. Recommend to stop here as a break.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

Housed in a rectangular pavilion, the reclining Buddha is impressively big. A few other pieces of ornate temple architecture to also visit. I enjoyed a short visit here as once you have seen the main site of the large Buddha, you are basically done. There was a small festival when I visited which made it more fun.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

You can find the 3rd largest sleeping Buddha in the world here. Very serene and spiritual place. I sad down and enjoyed the moment here for a while. Recommended for a short peaceful retreat. Free admission.

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