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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

110 Moo 5, Chanthanimit Road, Chanthaburi, Thailand
+66 39 311 578
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Beautiful setting by the river

The cathedral makes a wonderful sight as you cross the river . It has fairly short opening hours if... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nigel P
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Nice Cathedral

We attended a Saturday service here, its nice but nothing special. The Cathedral is on huge grounds... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
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“worth a visit” (7 reviews)
“old town” (9 reviews)
“gothic style” (4 reviews)
110 Moo 5, Chanthanimit Road, Chanthaburi, Thailand
+66 39 311 578
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral makes a wonderful sight as you cross the river . It has fairly short opening hours if you want to go inside.

Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended a Saturday service here, its nice but nothing special. The Cathedral is on huge grounds with parking, community hall and all the other buildings subsidiary to a christian community. At the back there is bridge that leads to the Chantaboon Street.

Thank setravellers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Readily accessible. Expected some walking or climbing to get there but the area was level with the rest of the town and the church interior was superb, tranquil and very inviting for devotees and tourists. Cloth to cover exposed legs or shoulders are available for...More

Thank JimPH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Obviously, in a country with a 95% Buddhist population, one does not expect to come across a Catholic cathedral, a reminder of the period between 1894 and 1904 when the area was occpied by France. The architectural aesthetics of the exterior are a matter of...More

Thank Pigman58
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

4times to visit this place . All around is still beautiful church. Inside church are gothic style.! On christmas day have ceremony with the lights.

Thank Thanlisa
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

It is a little strange to see a catholic church full of people. You can go on foot and buy some souvenirs in the shops arround.

Thank Imanol G
Reviewed 25 December 2017

The cathedral is clean and quite. They display gigantic Christmas tree and beautiful light during festive season. I took a pedestrian bridge and discover Chanthaburi old town! What a charming neighbourhood!

Thank Pantidat
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The highlight of our stay . So glad we made it in time as we didnt even know it was on . A little big tricky to find but wit local help we made it on time.

Thank MartynB1957
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Wow! There's a rather strong (and pious) Catholic following Chanthaburi. This beautiful church is so beautiful, don't you think so?

Thank SGThai2017
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Nice to see, parking in front of church for free. Leave the car there and walk/across the bridge next to church to old town and further up to gems market on Saturday.

Thank Marc W
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4 February 2016|
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Response from CharlErasmus | Reviewed this property |
There is a shop across the Rd next to Cathedral selling souveniers
4 February 2016|
Response from Felicity S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no there is no gift shop as you would know it there. But you could ask the lovely ladies who are there to help visitors if they know. Enjoy your visit, its a wonderful place. Take note of the beautiful state inside, made... More