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Phra Mahathat Woramaha Wiharn

Ratchadamnoen Rd. | Nai Mueang, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand
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A Stunning, Historical, MUST SEE Temple!!!

This very "HOLY" Buddhist Temple is in an important, historical town located in a Southern Thai... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Penang Island, Malaysia

We dropped by at this temple because the van we hired suggested that it is a must to have a visit... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Kann P
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This is one of the oldest temples in Thailand.
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Ratchadamnoen Rd. | Nai Mueang, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This very "HOLY" Buddhist Temple is in an important, historical town located in a Southern Thai "province", and near the sea... The main Stupa is about 800 years old.. and like the other buildings there are many statues of varying ages. It is also of...More

Thank smdoctoroff
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We dropped by at this temple because the van we hired suggested that it is a must to have a visit here when you are in Nakhon Si Thammarat. The architecture is beautiful. The temple is clean. Unfortunately, the Chedi was under renovation on the...More

Thank Kann P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan is probably the holiest Wat in Nakhon Si Thammarat Province. The main stupa of the Wat, Phra Borommathat Chedi is claimed to house a piece of Lord Buddha's relic. Built by King Sri Dhammasokaraja in the early 13th century CE, it...More

Thank kawanut
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is the origin of round-shape once famous amulet! Muang Nakorn Si Thammarat is an ancient city since there were old brick wall with a shape of a fortress to be seen around downtown. It is like you are visiting a Grand Palace of the...More

Thank Pantidat
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The temple is gorgeous! There is the one of the most sacred place in Nakhon Si Thammarat and Thailand. This temple is more than thousand year-old where the UNESCO has been tentatively enlisted to the world heritage site. The main pagoda is outstanding and derived...More

Thank Na K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a must visit Wat if you are in Nakhon Si Thammarat. It is a beautiful Wat that was built in the 13th century. The Stupa is now painted in gold and it looks majestic.

Thank StevoCCC
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This was a very nice temple complex to visit and very busy today. I enjoyed their museum very much, which had some very interesting pieces in it, as well as English descriptions.

Thank Gaichon
Reviewed 12 June 2017

It is in town and easy to go by public transportation (just telling the driver). It's quite interesting for me.

Thank Melisa_merr
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This the most impressive Wat I've seen outside of Bangkok. Lots of opportunities for photos and we were luck to visit in low season so not many visitors. It is still being renovated with scaffolding on the main Wat but still worth a visit. The...More

Thank SimonOH
Reviewed 2 May 2017

expecially in the South of Thailand i was not expecting such a big and nice wat with so many people around

Thank andreabaderandrea
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