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Wat Machimmaram Sitting Buddha

Kg jubakar, Tumpat, Malaysia
+60 9-725 6769
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A grand temple in rural Tumpat Kelantan

Wat Machimmaram (Thai Temple Machim Maram) Wat Machimmaram is a Thai Buddhist temple that has a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John Bentley R
Been awe again by its scenery

Great place to visit when weather is great and I manage to capture a few good shots. Returning... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2017
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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Kg jubakar, Tumpat, Malaysia
+60 9-725 6769
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wat Machimmaram (Thai Temple Machim Maram) Wat Machimmaram is a Thai Buddhist temple that has a massive size meditating Buddha statue located at its compound at Kampung Jubakar of Tumpat district in Kelantan.Islamic laws dictated that non-Islamic statues cannot be higher than a mosque minaret...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Great place to visit when weather is great and I manage to capture a few good shots. Returning here to pray and repay the bless which was answer in Dec 2017. But I like the serene area around it which is surrounded by trees

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Reviewed March 30, 2017

Everything there was amazing - the statue, the decoration at the entrance, the interior, the surrounding structures, etc. So many different things to see and wonder about. What a pity no one around to explain as my local guide was ignorant of all of that....More

Thank Malek Q
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Most visit place when u in tumpat. It located 25km away from Kota Bharu. U can reach there with taxi or bus. If u go with bus You can Take bus no 19/27 trip to pengkalan kubor and ask attendance to go to wat "duduk"....More

1  Thank nurulfahmie m
Reviewed November 24, 2016

I came to this temple specifically to see the sitting Buddha statue. This is the 4th largest statue in Malaysia at the time of this writing (after the Lord Murugan statue by the Batu Caves outside Kuala Lumpur, the standing Buddha at Wat Phothikyan in...More

Thank ZacharyMarret
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Was awe by the majestic of the sitting buddha the moment we reach there. Unbelievable, wonder how long took for them to build this

Thank KenYap55
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Nice architecture and surrounding landscape. A unique religious tolerance in this predominantly Muslim majority state Kelantan in Malaysia. There is sizable Thai ethnic in surrounding of Tumpat small town.

Thank KC T
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

The statue of the Sitting Buddha is 99 feet high, 156 feet wide and 73 feet deep is indeed the largest and tallest in south East asia. The statue was given the name, Phra Phut Baramin Chamrakloke (the Dhamma light of Lord Buddha shines on...More

Thank GAN L
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

visited the temple today.. never thought malaysian have such a beatiful temple similar like angkor watt. the internal decoration and painting really amazing. full of story higly recommended for family outing. the place really nice..not far from kota bharu.

Thank castiel21
Reviewed May 21, 2016

It wasn't very packed when I was there. This place is pretty quiet and serene. The moment you arrive, you'll be greeted by the huge and beautiful buddha in the sitting position and when I was there, the least that I have to worry about...More

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