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Wat Khao Takiap

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An army of monkeys await you with open arms

What a fun experience to see these troop of monkeys. You can pay 100 baht down at the bottom where... read more

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Joseph I
Monkey Temple with Seaside View

For a Monkey Temple with Seaside View visit Wat Khao Takiap for a trip to a temple in Hua Hin... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

What a fun experience to see these troop of monkeys. You can pay 100 baht down at the bottom where the monkeys are and get a bowl of bananas and other foods mixed together to feed them. Be careful of bringing your sunglasses, cameras, and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

For a Monkey Temple with Seaside View visit Wat Khao Takiap for a trip to a temple in Hua Hin. Great views of Hua Hin from the top of the temple and lots of monkeys. Can also visit and pay respect to the buddah and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nereusmedia
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great experience, fantastic place and great views, beware watch your can I left mine slightly down the hill came back it was covered in Monkeys, after washing it was covered in deep scratches. People really friendly and helpful

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to go on a morning, climb the steps and enjoy the monkeys, be a ware these animals will rob you from anything that looks like food. Go by a bracelet at the bottom of the stairs, the monks will put it on your...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bob2507
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travel through the fishing village from Khao Takiab and then take the steep hill up to the bottom of the flight of steps up to Khao Takiab temple. From the top there are excellent views to the north towards Hua Hin. A pleasant way to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wat Khao Takiapor (or Chopsticks Hill) is a Buddhist temple on top of a hill that has good views of Hua Hin in all directions. Approaching from the bottom you first come across the giant standing Buddha at the bottom of the hill. Some 150+...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well this place gives you a perfect view over the area so for me it’s a must go. But be aware of the monkeys the will steal from you if you don’t keep your things together!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Niccoher
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Located on the top of the hill with great views, to the gulf of Thailand, to Hua Hin beach. To many steps to go to the top but from there the view is amazing. Also if you travel with car they is available car parking...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lao T
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Located in Khao Takiab area, next to Hua Hin. Basically its the same city but many years ago Hua Hin and Khao Takiab was different cities. You can see the city of Hua Hin and the Gukf of Thailand.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Santiago L
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

It has some amazing view of Hua Hin. Lots of monkey that will snatch anything that you are holding. Still worth a visit if you are around the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
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susiewoof
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Response from Tony F | Reviewed this property |
There are local taxis which will take you there, it is up a steep gradient, so a taxi is a good idea. he may well wait for you and bring you back to your hotel afterwards. Or you could ask him to come back in a couple of... More
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