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A really good visit still lots of work to be done to it lots of steps up to it it takes about 15... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brianwalke
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Serene

Big Statue of Lord Buddha 12 meter in height, with many more around in different mudras. Best time... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Minalshah64
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BARODA India
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  • Average15%
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“hill top” (26 reviews)
“pattaya city” (82 reviews)
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Sataranaprayot Road, Pattaya, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A really good visit still lots of work to be done to it lots of steps up to it it takes about 15 mins to look around but when you go back down stairs you can get a blessing from a monk with a donation...More

Thank Brianwalke
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Big Statue of Lord Buddha 12 meter in height, with many more around in different mudras. Best time to visit is in evening when you can watch sunset. Panorama of city can be viewed from here.

Thank Minalshah64
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very spiritual place and best view of the town to the ocean. I'm planning to go back to pattaya again next year.

Thank amir s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good quick ride up to the Big Buddha site. Well worth trip and a great experience about what the Buddha means to Thai people. Good picture areas and small souvenirs to take with you. Great view from the top of the Buddha looking over Pattaya...More

Thank Wallyfs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to go pray, and see different views of Pattaya. Needs climbing some steps but these have been built for easy waking. Free entry

Thank David P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many tourists going there, so the original Thai feeling is gone unfortunately. The statue itself is starting to fall apart and the paint is going off. But it is one of the places that you can actually visit in Pattaya and have a good view...More

Thank Lukas L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Each city in Thailand has its own Big Buddha. All of them have not much distincitons: generally the decoration and size of deity can be differed. However, Big Buddha is a significant place. And I tend to believe, that it is necessary to visit this...More

Thank ConquerorOfSummits
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the more significant statues around dedicated ton the lord buddha, if your wanting to find more about the real thailand then this is a must do

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big Buddha or Wat Phra Yai temple is on the hill top overlooking the Pattaya downtown. It is calm and away from crowd. Its ideal to visit early morning or early evening as it closes at 5 pm. The statue of Big Buddha and adjoining...More

Thank Shriram S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's located at one end up on the hill of Pattaya walking street. I found out during my stay there and decided to navigate on foot since it's just near. It took me several hours walking based on GPS, the feel of able to meet...More

Thank nickpeh
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Arian K
19 September 2017|
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Response from Wallyfs | Reviewed this property |
The Big Buddha opens at 10am till 10pm
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Jntshrr
3 February 2017|
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Response from tomjen2 | Reviewed this property |
We hired bikes to go to see the Buddha u defo don't have to be fit I'm certainly not lol well worth a visit
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Subhasis G
23 January 2017|
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Response from Dkkeeling | Reviewed this property |
Taxi or tuk tuk Is ok
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