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Wat Panan Choeng

Moo 2 | Khlong Suan Phlu, Ayutthaya, Thailand
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Moo 2 | Khlong Suan Phlu, Ayutthaya, Thailand

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Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Very nice temple, it should be visited together with other more important ones. It is nice but not something to detour for

Thank Labne
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

You can see a very high Buddha here. Many different temples located together. Some are Chinese temples. Quite nice for me since I am a believer. There is an area where you may feed the fishes. However I am not sure if the fishes are...More

Thank GnohieP
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

One of the few places in Thailand this is done. This temple in Ayuttaya near Bangkok is where they had an credible blessing ceremony where people bought donations of fabric that were tossed up to Buddha and then a giant stream of fabric returns to...More

Thank DJS1950
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

The Buddha is really big and beautiful. Though big it is a little hidden (some people of our group missed it). Nice buildings around, like a Chinese temple. But you have to go inside (behind al buildings) to see the Buddha.

Thank Lisanne-76
Reviewed March 5, 2017

The big attraction here is Luang Pho Tho, the 19 meter tall Buddha statue inside the main building. It is very impressive to see. They say it has been there since 1334 (it has been restored a number of time). It's definitely worth checking out....More

Thank Explorers36
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Another Temple? Yes. But check this place out. The sheer size of this bhudda makes the journey worthwhile. We went on a Sunday & it was quite busy. The locals do like to go here. If you can visit during the week, it may not...More

Thank 5035Michael
Reviewed February 15, 2017

This is a well-known Buddhist Temple located in historical city of Ayutthaya. We drove from Bangkok city hotel which took about 1 hour. The road is a 3 lane dual carriage way - highway without hindrances. Buddha is a 19m tall huge image built in...More

Thank Lakshman S
Reviewed February 9, 2017

We stopped off to visit this temple as one of three on a boat ride. It is impressive with the largest seated Buddha in Thailand. It cost 20 baht to enter. It is a working temple, so you need to keep in mind people are...More

Thank Roland D
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Well our visit coincided with the first day of the new lunar year, so there were throngs of devotees going to offer prayers, give thanks or seeking divine intervention. The giant Buddha was not possible to enter because of the crowd, and also because it...More

Thank Melvin M
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Wat Phanan Choeng is famous for its huge golden Buddha, considered to be one of the most beautiful. Legend says this Buddha shed tears when the Burmese attacked Ayuttaha in 1767. After seeing the Buddha don't rush away as there are beautiful buildings and relics...More

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