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Sanctuary of Truth (Prasat Sut Ja-Tum)

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Naklua Soi 12, Pattaya-Naklua Rd, Pattaya, Thailand
038-367229-30 ext. 114
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“wooden temple” (129 reviews)
“hand carved” (63 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Naklua Soi 12, Pattaya-Naklua Rd, Pattaya, Thailand
038-367229-30 ext. 114
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Truely amazing. A must visit place. You don't get a Grab or Call taxi from this place to return back. Walk 10mins till the junction n you get.

1  Thank Kiran M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A marvelous wood carving temple that has been around for a long time. We spent hours admiring the wood carving and surrounding. One of the must visit tourist spot in Pattaya

Thank Jakey L
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an amazing place. It is absolutely beautiful and awe inspiring when you first see it. It is true, this is not old, it is in the process of being built, but that is the beauty of it. It was started in the 1980's...More

1  Thank ArleneFLBrussels
Reviewed 5 days ago

The sanctuary of truth is approachable from land and one has to walk a little to see the huge temple made entirely of wood suddenly looming against the backdrop of the sea and skies. Intricate architecture and clean surroundings make it feast to the eyes....More

1  Thank Rayn72
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Another tourist trap with taxi mafia controlling the transportation. Didn’t expect to pay so much for Just a run down wooden temple. 500 Baht per adult and 250 per child.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and authentic. There was carvers working in the temple so you could see the traditional technique used in Thailand.

Thank Tib S
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a really good place to visit and to relax. I really enjoyed just walking round the place and taking in thew surroundings and the workmanship

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Even if you are not into architecture or tired of temples already - this is worth seeing. You can see on your own or with a tour group. I suggest doing it on your own (500 baht per person- about $16 USD currently). Taxis drop...More

Thank TerriArizona1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful creation a must visit attraction in Pattaya, you will witness excellent craftsmanship on wood.

Thank Santanu M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Sanctuary by the sea was a rare treat to see while in Central Pattaya. Just an awesome sight. We chose to ride the Elephant around the Sanctuary. And later walked inside to get a little history and see our birth calendar. This is a...More

Thank bessman86
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linda h
30 November 2017|
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Response from JimandDonna T | Reviewed this property |
Art in Paradise , Mini Siam and Europe could be added to this trip drpending on time and money
26 October 2017|
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Response from Prasad C | Reviewed this property |
Ticket for Child in Sanctuary of truth (Height is between 110cm - 140cm)
Bianca Ann S
19 October 2017|
Response from JimandDonna T | Reviewed this property |
You can get a private transfer you can bargain & pay around 1000bht but can be as high as 2000Bht.The most frequent departures are from the Eastern Bus Terminal located adjacent to the Ekkamai BTS station on Sukhumvit Road... More