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Address: Ko Fan, Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
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very ornate but not much to do apart from take a photo of it

on a small spit of land from the mainland. a few small shops outside the area and taxi drop of. remember its a religious site so dress appropriately.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

on a small spit of land from the mainland. a few small shops outside the area and taxi drop of. remember its a religious site so dress appropriately.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's a holy place which is very well maintained. The view from the top is good. If in Koh Samui, do give it a visit.

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Community of Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited during noon. Place was not crowded. Clean (climbing upstairs is bare foot) Impressive Buddha statue, place is colorful. Very nice landscape view around

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice site however was closed both times we went there and there isn't much around it, wouldn't recommend spending a day to see it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Was awesome!! Truly enjoyed visiting here for a couple of hours! Remember to be covered, they did offer shawls to where so if you show up not prepared no problem!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolute must whilst in Koh Samui. Visually impressive. Excellent views and photo opportunity. Max. 2 hours though.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

located 5 min from the airport the big budda is an typical tourist site but very nice to visit we make lot of photos unfortunate was lot of Chinese tourist around..

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely temple right on the ocean. Great views free attraction, just leave a donation if you want. Wear respectable cloths, take a sarong to wrap around, though there are some there they will lone you. About 40 stairs to walk up, u will only need an 1hr at the most for this attraction. Some small eating places close by, good... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It has its points of interest with some photographic opportunities but overall is shabby and lacks any spiritual integrity. I understand that religions need money to survive in our secular world but I'm not happy when a spiritual place feels like a disney site. Great pity as I have a deep respect for the religion.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice attraction, the sheer size of the Buddha statue, and the surrounding features are beautiful, not to mention the amazing sea view you see when going up to the temple. Take your shoes off to go up, and ladies, you're expected to wear something modest... the priests there asked my wife to cover her shoulders. Don't miss the shops... More 

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