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Visited the shrine

Nice shrine and area, we purchased some King Taksin buddhist type trinkets to take home. Good... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Mahlon J
Moranbah, Queensland, Australia
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The must for Chanthaburi

If you are in the city, you should stop by here to pay the respect to the King Taksin Shrine. There... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Chonburi, Thailand
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13 Aug 2018
“Interesting ”
7 Aug 2017
“Visited the shrine”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Within walking distance from river community, this little shrine is dedicated to Thai king ruling the kingdom quite a few ages ago. Interesting architecture mix of Thai and Chinese style. Worth visiting, If you have time to spare.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Nice shrine and area, we purchased some King Taksin buddhist type trinkets to take home. Good photos.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mahlon J
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

If you are in the city, you should stop by here to pay the respect to the King Taksin Shrine. There is so many parking lots.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank yuitheeza
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Nothing special but worth a look if one is passing on the way to the bus station or Tesco Lotus for example

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank dorjetravel
Reviewed 30 August 2016

when in Chanthaburi you should find time to visit this. Being from Australia i am very glad that i did

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank cookie05Perth
Reviewed 11 July 2016

It is a sacred place and a must to pay homage visit.It is at the Provincial City Hall area. Eay to find it.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Muek R
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The shrine also known as the Chantaburi City Pillar shrine is very beautiful and looks inspired by Chinese art, which is not surprising given the king's heritage and that of Chantaburi itself. You find the monument(s) on the main road into the centre of the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank JensL621
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Our group of 15 visited the King Taksin Shrine in March. The Shrime was popular among locals. We visited the Shrine about one hour. The shrine was nice and clean.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank BangkokSachse
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and quiet with clean place...in Chantaburi should visit when you come this province... they have two side Taksin and shrine of the city god you can cross the road between military group...

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank BabeJaa
Reviewed 18 February 2016

King Taksin the Great is highly revered in Thailand as the 18th Century Siamese king who regrouped his army, built ships, and assembled a navy to turn the tables on the invading Burmese and drive them back where they came from, and in so doing,...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank David B
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