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Chopsticks Hill (Khao Takiab)

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  • Excellent22%
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  • Average27%
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“monkey mountain” (51 reviews)
“steep steps” (10 reviews)
Hua Hin, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Someone really should clean this place up. It's a real dump in places but it's worth it for some exercise, good views and the monkeys (which aren't any hassle as long as you don't carry food).

Thank webme
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Monkeys are fun to watch - keep your distance though. Good viewpoint. Not much else of interest but good hike in from town.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went around evening time so the temple is closed but we still climb up the steep staircase to the top. There are many monkeys everywhere. Lucky they are not the aggressive type. Think it's better not to feed the monkeys as they will become...More

Thank hazelineng
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a quick hour or so visit. Great views from the very top of the temple. Watch out for the naughty monkeys as they will try to steal anything they can off you if your not careful.

Thank MickyToughMudder
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place to visit at least once. But I wouldn't say it's anything special. Could be fun for kids to see the monkeys and feed them. Maybe take a photo of the beachfront of Hua hin, but that's pretty much it. I remember this place...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a neat attraction. The steps to the temple are very steep and there are monkeys everywhere. The best part was feeding the moneys! It’s pretty inexpensive and there are so many! There are a few shops around that have really neat stuff as...More

Thank Kisza S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointing - plenty of monkeys but the area was lacking in facilities. Looks like it might have been a thriving spot a few years ago but all very run down and almost derelict looking in places. However, it did give us the chance to...More

Thank Scotsgirl001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good view from top of the mountain. Views of Hua Hin beach. Have temple ,monk,buddha statues and wild monkeys.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a visit to see the temples there,and the colony of rhesus monkeys Access leading there from the beach is a bit run down, In town there are green bhat buses that ply the main road, jump on and off for 10 bhats,take it to...More

Thank davimar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a short visit in the afternoon. Monkeys were plenty but they were quite relaxed, which fitted perfectly with our small kids. We did not try to pet the monkeys. If you buy snacks STAY at the shop. The shopkeeper will protect you...More

Thank Christian Y
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29 December 2015|
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Response from CHUNKYJACOBITE | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee, but what I will add is, if you get a tuk yuk or taxi there, get them to stay and wait for you, we found that once we got dropped off there wasn't any taxis heading back and had to get a local shop owner to... More
19 July 2015|
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Response from thomasmcsweeney2014 | Reviewed this property |
OK, I am not sure what you mean by "Monkey Island", some people call it Monkey Mountain, but if you go up the steep, steep winding road all the way to the top to where the steps to the Temple on the very top of the mountain... More