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Wat Jed Yod

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Address: Chiang Rai, Thailand

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City center temple

Nothing special but we were made to feel very welcome at this temple on the street where all the bars are.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 September 2016
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In comparison to other temples, this has been left to get a bit scruffy, not really the best unless you happen to be on Jedrod road.

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Haifa
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44 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This is a big impressive temple with giant buddha inside. It has also spacios garden with nice statues and plants around.

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Wolverhampton, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

A pleasant, small temple which is nothing special but worth having a look at if you are in the area.

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

All the temples are very beautiful. Every temple has something unique and different about them. Just remember ladies to have something to cover up as you go in the temple. No shorts, No dresses, no tank tops

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St. Kitts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Nothing special but we were made to feel very welcome at this temple on the street where all the bars are.

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Thank Anne R
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

The owner of the Guest House where I stayed in Chiang Rai suggested 7 wats for me to visit in his city. All of them are located around the city center. He wrote their names in Thai so I could show my list to the locals when asking for directions. The first one in my list is this attraction, about.... More 

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Agra, India
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Its a lovely peaceful place which is juzt a walking distance to bus station. Lovely use of paint. Architecture is simple yet defined. A lot of parking inside. Do find at least 30 minutes free if you plan to visit this place..15 min photography and 15 min do pray:-)

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

get some answers to your "what"s in this "wat"... see the "jedi"s crosslegged in deep meditation all over the walls... "iodine" for your infected soul, will clean it.... all the way...

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

We wouldn't recommend a special visit, but if you're enjoying the bars on Jet Yod Road then this is an interesting diversion and we certainly felt very welcome. We suggest leaving a donation on the plate at the door.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

We stumbled onto this Wat while walking around some of the back streets near the night market and clock tower area. It has one of the largest Buddha statues I've seen. Really interesting ceiling paintings as well.

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Thank Jenni L

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