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Peaceful place to enjoy your selfishness. Good place for pilgrims and Thai Buddhist people.

The place is very peaceful and cozy. Many big trees make it cool and pleasant. The temple have... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2019
Bangkok, Thailand
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An awesome, wholesome site for all creatures

Words can not describe the atmosphere this hermitage offers. The path through the green paddy... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

The place is very peaceful and cozy. Many big trees make it cool and pleasant. The temple have meditation service where the pilgrims need to apply for. Nice place to recharge yourself from busy daily life.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

Words can not describe the atmosphere this hermitage offers. The path through the green paddy fields, the quiet gate, the earth, the mysterious-looking vines and trees and the shade underneath them, instantly attract an on-looker to seek more behind all of them, especially into one's...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Aye Aye S
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Good place to visit as a guest over several days. Recommended for devout Buddhists who wants to meditate and fight the kilesas. Not a tourist temple.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank 517erlendn
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Situated on the outskirt of the city, about 20 mins from the city, the temple is very quiet and peaceful. It is not a tourist place, but it is for the one wanting to experience with monks from different countries. People can stay there for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank metchawini
Reviewed October 29, 2017

This is a must go to for any foreigner if you are interested in Theravada style Buddhism (The type practiced in Thailand.) It is a monastery made in Thailand created specifically for westerners. If you are interested more in this, the monastery lets foreigners stay...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank curlylekan
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Well worth a visit. Several buildings on site but the one I found of most interest was a modern pyramid temple shrine in the forrest.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

This temple is not like most other thai temples full of gold colours and vibrant colours here the forest completely surround the bulidings and the buildings in turn complement the forest very well. The temple is a bit hard to find as the road leading...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Craig L
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Since 2012 to date I have stayed at different temples in Thailand and Laos, one of them is Wat Pah Nanachat, being my first ever direct experience with Buddhism, it left a strong impression on my mind; how tidy and disciplined the Thai forest traditions...More

Date of experience: July 2016
8  Thank Kanjoo
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Wat Pah Nanachat is one of the places which we will always visit when we go to Ubon Ratchathani. It is always quiet, calm and peaceful. Preferably, arrive early in the morning before 7am if you would like to offer food to the monks. You...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank IvoryBromp
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is the so-called "foreigner" ("falang") monstery. Maybe it is legitimate, but being scolded ain't so fun. We got scolded for being there on the wrong day. My daughter got scolded for shorts (fair enough, but I had shorts on as a male also...no scolding...More

Date of experience: April 2016
5  Thank James P
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chaitanya n
January 29, 2017|
Response from metchawini | Reviewed this property |
There is no other ways besides sending the letter. monks there use no internet.
Hendro C
June 22, 2016|
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Response from metchawini | Reviewed this property |
If you have no whites clothes, it is fine though because the temple can provide you some. What you should bring more with you is a mosquito spray or cream.