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Address: Khao Takiap hill, Hua Hin, Thailand
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Nice view

It's a bit old but got very nice view of Hua Hin. If you visit Khao Takiab it's recommended to go up the stairs to worship and look at the panoramic view.

Reviewed 4 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's a bit old but got very nice view of Hua Hin. If you visit Khao Takiab it's recommended to go up the stairs to worship and look at the panoramic view.

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Warren, Michigan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is really nice. The top provides excellent views of the city and ocean. The bells around the temple are really cool and provide cool photo opportunities. Watch out for the monkeys though, they will steal drinks from your hand or try to take your bag. Definitely worth going to in Hua Hin.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The panoramic view of Hua Hin alone is worth the climb up to the top of the temple. Nothing much else to do here except observing the large crowd of monkeys but do be wary of them and keep your small bags hidden or in the car.

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Kitchener, Canada
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Easy to get there from the city centre by the green car taxi and very reasonable. A great spot to have lunch as well, beautiful beach there and great to see the Standing Buddha and all of the monkeys.

Review collected in partnership with Radisson Blu Hotels

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Bengaluru, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The view is lovely from the top. Very serene. Lots of monkeys and dogs (be careful haha). It's a very peaceful place, more so if you are Buddhist and have come to pray. I think you can even get a thai massage at a little section. A very nice experience.

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OXFORD
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Worth spending an hour here. Nice to see the monkeys, and the views are great. Its east to get to. Just get a Tuk Tuk its not very far out of town.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The good are the views and scenery at the top of the hill. The bad is the neglect feeling about the place. When you have climbed to the top you need to be wowed and excited about the place. Only wow was the scenery. The ugly were the monkeys everywhere and stray old dogs. Please please tidy up the place.... More 

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I came here a few years ago when it was thriving. Shocked to see the change in the place. It seems almost derelict now, doesn't look like any money has been spent on it since I last came. I went down to the steps for the Buddha statue amd there was so much litter and broken glass around. Shame it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Always visit when in Hua Hin, great to walk along the beach to it if tide is out and watch the monkeys swimming in the sea. Need to be a little fit if walking to the top but well worth the trouble with the chance to see some of the monks.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

The temple and the bells at the top are nice, and the view is lovely. However, it feels really run down at the bottom, like it's no longer a religious site and now just a tourist spot. The monkeys are everywhere, so be prepared if you are scared of hundreds of monkeys on the loose! Monkeys are eating out of... More 

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