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Near Ban Plai Laem School, Road 4171, Plai Laem, Bophut, Thailand
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You would be happy to visit this place, so many too see, beautiful temple with lot of art. Nice place to take lot of pictures, A busy place but not crowded. Free entry, it is an open place If you go there do not forget...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank aymanzx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not too far from the Big Buddha and seems to be a recent development. Already has a few shrines and yet more being built. Seems to be a mixture of deities - many armed Buddha, laughing Buddha as well as a myriad of Hindu gods...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank dhilnik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We organised a car and it took a total of 3 hrs to see Big Buddha, Wat Plai Leam, Grandfather/mother rocks and Chaweng viewpoint at 500bht per hour. This was just long enough, as we didn't want to spend a 5hour day sightseeing. Wat Plai...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Baliroz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's an impressive & relatively new #buddhisttemple, which features the 15 m tall statue of Guanyin (Kuan Yin) with 18 arms, the goddess of mercy, in Chinese style. In addition to the main Guanyin statue, there is also a 15 m tall white statue of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank didikasa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well with a visit! You can walk here from Big Buddha.Come back across the causeway, turn left and keep walking to the 7-11 store and turn left. Beautiful buildings .The interior of main temple is amazing. There is a lake in the grounds with huge...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JackieN_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

impressive structures and buildings, scary numbers of catfish in lake !!, quite a few people around but it didn't feel too over crowded - ladies need to cover up to go closer

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank fabatfiftyCambs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was pretty, but lots of construction was going on when we were there and I wish we'd had some sort of guide.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MicahM49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stop here. Beautiful statues. Vivid colours. Relaxed feeling about the place...in spite of the tourists

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MikeMason
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting mixture of temples set on a lake. Other construction still going on. Not as impressive as a complex however e inside of the temple is very well decorated.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Stanley_1986
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A collection of temple buildings in a tranquil setting. Amazing roof structures. Need a guide to inform you of the various buildings and significances of statues, etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
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gullivercoventry
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Response from lesbaird | Reviewed this property |
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linda n
March 10, 2017|
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Response from Lukáš T | Reviewed this property |
At this atraction you will spend around 30-60 minutes,it depends how much would you be into it.
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Response from Alicia W | Reviewed this property |
It's always best to dress modestly according to Thai expectations when visiting a temple. Females can pack a sarong to put over shorts. Some temples have items available to purchase or borrow. It's considered rude in... More
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