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Buddha Mountain (Khao Chi Chan)

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Address: Na Jomtien Km 163, Sukhumvit Road | Na Chom Thian Subdistrict, Sattahip 20250, Thailand
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just a quick min photo stop but worth visiting. the buddha is huge and can be see from Silverlake wine yard.The surrounding is peaceful and surrounded by lots of greenery. The... read more

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Krakow, Poland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

There's not much to see or do apart from taking few photos of a nearly vertical outcrop with Buddha image painted on it. Most of People stop by while on the way to nearby attractions like water park. Good thing - it's free of charge.

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Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

just a quick min photo stop but worth visiting. the buddha is huge and can be see from Silverlake wine yard.The surrounding is peaceful and surrounded by lots of greenery. The coach bus has to alight us opposite the road and have to cross the road with care. No toilets or stalls is at this place, guess it is not... More 

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Pattaya, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This attraction is well worth a short stop over on the way to Silver Lake Winery and other attractions in this area. It is a large Buddha out lined in gold on the side of a cliff face. It is set in pleasant gardens and is very popular with tourist groups for a short stop over. It is free to... More 

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Wotton-under-Edge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing but full of tourists!! Too much selfie-ism Really interesting and beautiful place of worship

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Wickwar, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing place. The view is fantastic & this in combination with a visit to Silver Valley is a very good trip to do. Plenty of photo opportunities. Worth a visit.

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Kelowna, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just drove by on the way to our nearby resort. It is impressive to see. Apparently that's real gold. The parking lot looked really busy with lots,of cars and buses and souvenir stands.

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Pattaya, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful tribute to King Rama IX, this mountainside buddha image is fascinating and inspiring to all, Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike...just twenty minutes out of Pattaya. Nice restaurant nearby for lunch or a snack.

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Thank Larry M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Has to be seen to be believed, the rock face was cut to provide the background for the silhouette of the Buddha. My understanding is that it was then drawn by laser and white plaster applied over the lines etched by the laser. However, it was not considered good enough, so the plaster had gold mosaic applied, resulting in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The area is serene, even with many bus loads of tourists it is still very quiet, as others have said there is no entry fee, but you should make a donation. Even I being a relapsed Catholic felt I was in the presence of something special.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here after hiring a car and driver for the day, it is a beautiful run out and a magical mountain. We visited here along with silver lake winery which is just next to it and also the chinese temple which was wonderful too

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