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Reviewed yesterday

The Wat Huay Mongkol temple complex located a few kilometers west of Hua Hin downtime. An enormous statue of one of Thailand’s most famous monks named Luang Phor Thuad can be found here.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

About 30 minutes drive from downtown Hua Hin sits a large temple dedicated to the famous Huay Mongkol Monk. The complex is huge with prayer halls and dining facilities on the side with a large statue of Huay Mongkol sitting in between.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called here more by accident than intent. It is just a few km off the route from Hua Hin to the Pa La U waterfalls. We arrived by scooter but there was a steady stream of coaches in and out but it was not...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit. It has 2 shops selling amulets. A small fountain. It’s not suitable to go if raining. Do note that people there do not speak much english.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sent about an hour here ,it was truly a magical place we went on a Sunday and there where loads of people but was not over crowded it a must do if in area

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Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

This was one of peace and spirituality. A grand statue of a grand monk. Was a very peaceful place to visit. We where very lucky to go in low season as not many tourists. Go down to feed the carp and cat fish down the...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Visited by scooter. Impressive temple. Very touristic and a lot of visitors from Thai origin. This Buddha seems to be very important

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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Hire a car to visit this remarkable temple. Did prayer to the scared monk, releasing and feeding the fishes. Big ground to walk around.

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Full of tourists and a must visit place for people who come to huahin. Big buddha on the hill of mountain.

Thank jubechatchanan
Reviewed August 8, 2018

A very big statue of a famous monk, in black stone (concrete ?). Some beautiful trees at the entrance, with incredible flowers, but you should come early in the morning, to avoid bus of tourists

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The best way and the safety for you. 1. If you rent the car for travel in Hua Hin, this is the best choice and you can go to any place you want. 2. You have to hire the local taxi or tuk tuk or mini bus or songtaew or... More
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