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Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong

Chiang Mai - Hod Road, Moo 2 | Baan Luang Subdistrict, Chom Thong, Thailand
66533421846
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Beautiful and unique!

It was extremely misty when I visited, but I found the site itself to be beautiful. I enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
GriffinChan
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Portland, Oregon
Best place for Vipassana meditation

This is the best place for Vipassana meditation, there is English instrutors for non-Thai. There... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Ltp_BKK
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Bangkok, Thailand
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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“temple” (6 reviews)
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Chiang Mai - Hod Road, Moo 2 | Baan Luang Subdistrict, Chom Thong, Thailand
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

It was extremely misty when I visited, but I found the site itself to be beautiful. I enjoyed the cooler temperatures and loved the museum on site that detailed the natural resources management issues the region faces. Highly recommend, but check the weather beforehand if...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is the best place for Vipassana meditation, there is English instrutors for non-Thai. There are a private room for do the meditation, breakfast and lunch prepared for the visiters who be hrer for doing meditation.

2  Thank Ltp_BKK
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

The monastery is located in a prime location and it is very easy to find. All buses have a station in the parking lot next to the monastery. We are currently running a large work so that gets a lot better appearance, better organized with...More

2  Thank MIRJANAPANJEVIC
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is an old temple with many buildings. There's a very big old tree which is supported by many wooden support. There's a huge copper gong and a huge copper bell that visitors sound for blessings. There's also a tree full of bee hives.

1  Thank Tricia L
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Stunning and Beautiful place with antique temple. Location is not far from town. The place is peaceful. Must come to visit

1  Thank Itz Me J
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great retreat temple location with instruction by foreigners for foreigners. 2 visits so far and I'll be back again. Only 1 hour from Chiang Mai. Excellent accommodations for individual retreat. Plan to stay 21 days your first time out. A true Thai working temple with...More

2  Thank Marcus C
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

If you are interested in authentic Thai Theravada Vipassana meditation, I highly recommend coming to Wat Chom Thong to join the 21 day course. It is possible to stay longer for further retreat after that. The center depends entirely on donations, please contribute accordingly. Metta...More

1  Thank TravellingAfrican
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

Wat Phra Tat Si chom thong is the one of the odlest temple in Chiangmai. It's located along the way to Doi Inthanon national park (58 km. from Chiang Mai). The building are the art of 19th century type of art. - Can visit a...More

1  Thank Suratsawadee K
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Reviewed 3 October 2014

This temple is a bit off the beaten track. A private guide drove us there. En route, you'll encounter beautiful views of the countryside and mountains. The temple is located on top of a mountain. There's an ornate temple built in the Lanna style, the...More

4  Thank J Lee S
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Reviewed 10 August 2013

Wat Phra That Sri Chom Thong, a temple on the way from Chiang Mai to Doi Inthanon, this temple is rarely visited by tourists standdar, but you can take this route and Chom Thong village visit is one of the oldest in Thailand

11  Thank Pedro-Ventura-Mayol
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