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Wat Koh Wanararm Langkawi

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Bukit Putih - Jalan Air Hangat, Kuah, Langkawi, Malaysia
+60 4-967 1917
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To my mind, one of the highlights of Langkawi

Sometimes known as the "Lucky Temple", this Buddhist stoupa, school and shrine is everything that... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Beautiful Temple

I don't know why this place not popular. The temple called lucky temple and the buddhist statue on... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
Arun S
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
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“small temples” (4 reviews)
Bukit Putih - Jalan Air Hangat, Kuah, Langkawi, Malaysia
+60 4-967 1917
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Sometimes known as the "Lucky Temple", this Buddhist stoupa, school and shrine is everything that you can imagine - colourful, bewildering statues, amazingly well maintained with a vast amount of gold leaf / paint. Overlooking all this is, on the nearby cliff is carved into...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

I don't know why this place not popular. The temple called lucky temple and the buddhist statue on the mountain stone very beautiful. The style of temple influenced by tibetan, thai and Lao. You can asking blessing to the monk. The best spiritual feeling ever.

Thank Arun S
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

This Thai temple is about 10mins drive from the town of Kuah. You need to arrange transport to and from this spot. Quiet and serene and worth a visit if you have the time. Watch out for the stray dogs within the temple ground. The...More

Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I am partial to the odd Temple and I will always visit anything local to where I am staying. It's known locally as the "lucky temple" and if that's not enough inspiration to rub the Buddha's tummy, then there is no hope for you. It's...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Was told that this is the country house residence to the late holy monk Luang Phor Khoon that bus loads of pilgrims would visit when he was around. Located at the fringe of Kuah, it is not an easy access to average visitor. Still a...More

Thank Tsogoolyr
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Its in a secret location. Very tough to reach here. Awesome temple . new look of Buddisht temple must go.

Thank Sumit J
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Lots of construction happening, but what is built is really nice. You are allowed to take photographs of the main Buddha

Thank Satish B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Situated on the north eastern part of LGK. I paid visit during morning 9AM. The place was isolated and there were lot of dogs around. I felt like its going to chase me, luckyly they dint. so due to this they might be called as...More

Thank Sudhar23
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Strange there was nobody and we walked free without anyone out there!! Statue and the tombes where wow. Perhaps if you came from Kuah you just drive by. The sign is small and just 1. If you come from the otherside... you see the big...More

Thank Paul v
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Wat Wanararam us also known as Lucky Temple. Place is big but sadly much neglected and not maintained. Such a pity cause it's a gem if well upkeep. A visit if worthwhile if one wants to find some peace and serenity. The buddha inside the...More

Thank Mary C
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Anne R
20 February 2017|
Response from 692linz | Reviewed this property |
Temple opens 9am - 6pm daily unless religious festivals.