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Huge the reclining buddha

The longest and largest reclining buddha in Chanataburi. Love it. It is so peaceful place here... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2016
Muek R
Beautiful temple with reclining Buddha

In fact, the reclining Buddha is on a scale comparable to the one in Bangkok. Apart from the... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2016
Jens L
Watford, United Kingdom
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11 Jul 2016
“Huge the reclining buddha”
12 May 2016
“Beautiful temple with reclining Buddha ”
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

The longest and largest reclining buddha in Chanataburi. Love it. It is so peaceful place here . Easy to access by local transportation. It is at Chantanimtre Municipality.

1  Thank Muek R
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

In fact, the reclining Buddha is on a scale comparable to the one in Bangkok. Apart from the Buddha, the temple consists of multiple buildings spread around the grounds and it is definitely recommended to see everything, also for the views from the pagoda

2  Thank Jens L
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Another stunning reclining Buddha which is worth a visit. Just remember to charge your camera before going!

1  Thank Nick E
Reviewed 19 February 2016

There is a very large reclining Buddha here which is definitely worth seeing if you are in Chanthaburi. I was shown how to do a prayer walk around the Buddha and offer flowers and gold leaf - it's a very peaceful place. It is in...More

Thank MinickL
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Wat Phai Lom is in the heart of Chanthaburi and in terms of the ground it occupies, is the largest temple in town, occupying what normally would be four city blocks. It has many temples, buildings, stupas, and monasteries, set in a largely concrete paved...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 11 February 2016

we were helped to give a puja (offering to the reclining Buddha) an offering of flowers and gold leaf and we lit a candle and incense and did a prayer walk around the huge statue and the energy was palpable. I like the grounds outside...More

Thank Hilanbear
Reviewed 2 February 2016

I was lucky enough to take part in a munk ordination ceremony at this temple. My two step sons played the drums for the new munk. I find that visitors are very welcome at the temples of Thailand, no matter the occasion as long as...More

Thank Sanukmak555
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The Reclining Buddha is the Buddha statue for those borned on a Tuesday. So there are seven positions of Buddha for each day of the week. The huge Buddha is built beautifully. Visiting there while you traveling Chanthaburi Province is recommended. You will be blessed...More

1  Thank SamThep
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

This huge temple grounds are just that- huge, but lacking in beauty and charm. I will definitely keep It on my 'repeat liar's to see the progress in a few years.

Thank JStaley
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