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Wat Tang Sai Temple

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Address: Moo 9 | Thongchai Prachuap Khiri Khan, Bang Saphan 77190, Thailand
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Firstly take a car or scooter up to the car park area otherwise it is a very steep walk. There is a big golden Buddha next to the car park , and after that take a short walk up... read more

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bangkok
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly take a car or scooter up to the car park area otherwise it is a very steep walk. There is a big golden Buddha next to the car park , and after that take a short walk up to the main temple. The temple looks amazing from the outside, and make sure to go up to the second floor... More 

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Veresegyhaz
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Beautiful temple in a beautiful garden in good condition, great views. Take a scooter to get to it. Its on a hill top with steep climb, so bycicles are no good only if you like to push them up.

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Sachse, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We drove Wat Tang Sai from Ao Manao Beach in one hour. The temple has nice bay views. The temple has beautiful Thai architecture outside. In the temple the stained glass is amazing and the Thai paintings on the walls are impressive. Tang Sai is one of the most beautiful temples in Thailand.

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Thank BangkokSachse
Reading, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

A stunning temple, perched on top of the hillside. Beautiful views from up top and the temple itself is just beautiful. The architect has been clever in their use of mirrors and doors because when you're inside you get an altered perspective!

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Thank Island-Luvva
Raseborg Municipality, Finland
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful place with an amazing view of the beach and ocean so bring your camera. Monks were praying upstairs and there were not so many tourists so the feeling there is very peaceful and holy

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Auckland, New Zealand
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Easy access from hotels and town. Very nice view on the sea and on Myanmar. Peaceful wat with beautiful surroundings.

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Thank Yuca T
Geelong, Australia
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25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Even if you are not a fan of temples (I am) worth a visit for the view alone. A bit of a climb to get there but not overly difficult. I resort had a driver take us on a 4WD as they said it was too steep for a tuk tuk. Although stunning inside I wasn't 'moved' in the same... More 

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Australia
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This lovely Temple near Ban Krut beach is easily one of the most beautiful wats in Thailand. Situated on top of a hill it provides terrific views in all directions of the beaches and hinterland toward Myanmar. Spotless and well maintained throughout. Only a few other people when I visited. Don't forget to look up at the intricate decorations inside... More 

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Thank Dan M
Hua Hin, Thailand
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Wat Thang Sai sitting on the crest of Thong Chai mountain (Khao Thong Chai) at the northern end of Ban Krut beach. Wat Thang Sai temple complex is also called Phra Mahathat Chedi Pakdee Prakas. The Wat complex is surrounded by well kept gardens and a magnificent set of stairs leading down to a giant seated Buddha image situated below... More 

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Knokke, Belgium
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

The most beautiful temple (wat) I have seen in Thailand. Clean, beautiful fresco and in glass windows pictures. An immense Buddha statue is facing the sea in front of it.

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