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Address: Thap Tai, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
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Good place to pray

Not far from city centre. Better to have your own transport. Big place and serene temple to pray. However serenity was marred by hundreds of school children who were there for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 26, 2017
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2017

Not far from city centre. Better to have your own transport. Big place and serene temple to pray. However serenity was marred by hundreds of school children who were there for an excursion.

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Hua Hin, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the temples which are a must to visit. The immense statute is impressive and in addition many thai children and adults visit it which again shows non-bhudists how Thai Bhudists wore ship their religion.

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Kyoto, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017

Very impressive statue that can be seen from far away. We saw it from a few miles away whilst taking petrol along the highway and decided to find out what it was. Very beautiful surrounding.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Not far from Hua Hin we drove out on our bikes and it was lovely with a beautiful pond behind it too that you can walk round and so peaceful. Highly recommended.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

It a "Big Budda” temple or large monument. Very nice temple to visit. There is a lake where the tourist can feed the fish and can visit the beautiful flower garden surrounding the temple. Entrance is free

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Wat Huay Mongkhon is located ca. 20 km west of Hua Hin. It is a monument dedicated to the memory of Luang Por Tuad, who lived from 1582 to 1682. He is a famous monk in Thailand. In front of the huge statue of the monk there is an equestrian monument for King Taksin the Great.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

You don't realise how big this buddah is till you're up close. Nice drive through pineapple and rice fields.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Huay Mongkol Temple is also known as Luang Puad Thuad, the Holy Monk Temple. The statue in the holy ground with some steps to the base of the statue is main attraction of this place. Many devotees comes from all over Thailand to pray and pay tespect to the Holy Monk. This temple has a quiet and serene feel and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Arranged to go here as was staying nearby. Husband was a little reserved and bemoans my love of the Thai wats staying "once you've seen one temple you've seen them all..." he agreed to come with me eventually and totally changed his tune and had to eat his words! Ha! The statue is immense - very foreboding and the grounds... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Visited here with family and friends, it sure is a big budda. The grounds and surrounds were very clean, with lots of parking. You can buy food here and it has a mini mart. The lake is lovely and you can buy food to sit and have a picnic. This place is good for a couple of hour visit, true... More 

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