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Great view, be careful of monkeys !!!

Was sunny day, we drove up the mount to the temple located at supreme are. Parking space was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Aphisavadh S
Hua Hin
Temple with view of Hua Hin coastline

Situated on a hill a few kilometers south of Hua Hin, Wat Khao Takiap is a typical Thai temple... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Khao Takiap hill, Hua Hin, Thailand
+66 32 536 064
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Was sunny day, we drove up the mount to the temple located at supreme are. Parking space was adequate but there were lots of monkey watching us. So scared ! Had to walk calmly and we were recommended not to carry any fruits or drink....More

Thank Aphisavadh S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated on a hill a few kilometers south of Hua Hin, Wat Khao Takiap is a typical Thai temple complex with commanding views of the ocean and along the Hua Hin coastline. Best to go by car or bike especially in the heat of the...More

Thank GuruB0b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a nice temple complex like many other spread all over Thailand, nothing outstanding like White temple in Chiang Rai or Wat Arun in Bangkok...

Thank MauriVarese_Italy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice view point. better to ride a motorcycle or car to get there. Beware there are hundreds of monkeys at the top of the mountain, so just make sure you are not carrying any visible foods. these monkeys could be aggressive if they see...More

1  Thank Baloch101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Learn about people culture and religion. Great place and happy to visit this place. Manage to take few great photos

Reviewed 12 May 2017

5 mins drive from Hua Hin centre, You can drive right up to the top otherwise its a tiring walk in the heat. If being up close to wild monkeys is your thing you will have a great time otherwise its just a photo opportunity.

Thank Bkkmegabob
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We went there with small kids and we all enjoyed that. Not really the temple, actually we did not leave the car, but we enjoyed seeing hundrets of monkeys surrounding the road. It was awesome. Braver travellers can walk between them, feed them, but for...More

Thank Mike76z
Reviewed 24 April 2017

It's a bit old but got very nice view of Hua Hin. If you visit Khao Takiab it's recommended to go up the stairs to worship and look at the panoramic view.

Thank jammyb2017
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This temple is really nice. The top provides excellent views of the city and ocean. The bells around the temple are really cool and provide cool photo opportunities. Watch out for the monkeys though, they will steal drinks from your hand or try to take...More

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The panoramic view of Hua Hin alone is worth the climb up to the top of the temple. Nothing much else to do here except observing the large crowd of monkeys but do be wary of them and keep your small bags hidden or in...More

Thank DarylLau
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We are staying near the night market, I saw a review which said they'd walked to Tge Temple Wat Khao Takiap - how long did this take, are there sign posts etc or is it more advisable to taxi or tuc tuc?
24 August 2016|
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Response from Magellan T | Reviewed this property |
@Susiewoof take the green songthaew bus (small truck with two rows of seats in the back) from town center (market). Take it south past the Cicada market area (Hyatt Regency)... about a mile up the road is the hill/mountain... More