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Wat Khao Takiap

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Khao Takiap hill, Hua Hin, Thailand
+66 32 536 064
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full of monkeys

this was just on monkey mountain which was aptly named as there are literally 1000's of monkeys... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
karderb88
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Hua Hin, Thailand
Beautiful Views but Dirty

We hired a tuk tuk driver to take us up to the top due to physical issues. It is possible to walk... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mindy B
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Ben Wheeler, Texas, United States
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Khao Takiap hill, Hua Hin, Thailand
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+66 32 536 064
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"walk up"
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"worth the climb"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

this was just on monkey mountain which was aptly named as there are literally 1000's of monkeys here. It was well wirth a visit for the monkeys. the Wat was nice too with stunning ocean views

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hired a tuk tuk driver to take us up to the top due to physical issues. It is possible to walk but it would be a long walk. As many others mentioned the area is very dirty with a lot of trash and garbage...More

Thank Mindy B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First rule of the Wat Khao Takiap - do not klimb the stairs when hangover. ;) I think this is nice place with a nice view. Some people say that this shoud be cleaned or something. Nothing bad I think. There’s alot of monkies -...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wat means temple. This is a beautiful location. very scenic view. was v quiet when we visited. the steps are a climb, but possible and worth it. Cute shop opp the temple to buy some shells souvenirs. the monkeys surprisingly do not trouble you. Have...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

At the southern end of the five kilometer long Hat Hua Hin(Hua Hin beach) you find the small Khao Takiap Hill with the temple and a lot of monkeys. The temple is just an ordinary one, but the view from the top is what it's...More

Thank TerjeHoegberg
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

The temple is not the best but the setting is great. The big thing here are the monkeys who wander around.. They are cheeky so be careful because they will nick your ice cream when you're not looking! Good fun.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

I always go there for giving a pet food, homeless dogs at there. Go inside you will see a beautiful point view.

Thank P.U. J
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

At the end of the beach of Hua Hin lies a little mountain. You have to be well dressed when you enter. It can be very step, but you come quickly up and soon you will have nice view overlooking the lovely beach. Take care...More

Thank carl b
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed walking up the hill to the top, here you will see monkeys on the side of the road. These monkeys seem more calm and are minding their own business. On the top you will see stairs up to the temple. Woman has to...More

1  Thank Laura Paola H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

It's a small temple located at the top hill. There are 2 ways to reach the temple. The simplest is driving from the back, through a fishing village up to the hill. Second option is walking from khao takiap beach to the standing buddha statue,...More

Thank Lee C
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susiewoof
25 August 2016|
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Response from Magellan T | Reviewed this property |
@Susiewoof take the green songthaew bus (small truck with two rows of seats in the back) from town center (market). Take it south past the Cicada market area (Hyatt Regency)... about a mile up the road is the hill/mountain... More
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