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โบรานสถานอันทรงคุณค่า Valuable archaeological

ถือเป็นวัดที่มีความยิ่งใหญ่และอลังการ ทั้งในด้านประวัติศาสตร์ ศิลปะ โบราณคดี โบราณสถาน โบราณวัตถุ รวมทั้งภาพจิตรกรรมฝาผนังภายพระอุโบสถและศาลาการเปรียญสมัยอยุธยา The greatness and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 July 2015
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Phetchaburi Province, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We visited Phetchaburi immediately after some quite serious flooding and it was difficult to gain access to certain parts of this temple as carpets were being laid out to dry. However, the parts that we could see were lovely and there was an unusual wooden structure above the pond, the likes of which we did not see elsewhere in Phetchaburi.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

ถือเป็นวัดที่มีความยิ่งใหญ่และอลังการ ทั้งในด้านประวัติศาสตร์ ศิลปะ โบราณคดี โบราณสถาน โบราณวัตถุ รวมทั้งภาพจิตรกรรมฝาผนังภายพระอุโบสถและศาลาการเปรียญสมัยอยุธยา The greatness and splendor . In terms of art history, archeology, historic monuments and murals inside the temple and hall of Ayutthaya.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2014

On first impressions it does not look very interesting - more a complex for monks but you need to walk around and enter the main temple where there are a lot of Buddha icons, statues etc,faded wall paintings and a monk who was chatting to some local students. One handed me a short guide to the temple written in English.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2013

Petchaburi sees few tourists which is sad as it is a nice old town and this temple is a highlight. A great place to wander and relax. The main "bot" has some very old murals, lovely but in need of restoration. Other points of interest are the tiny wooden library over the pond (yes, it looks like an outside toilet)!... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2013

Petchaburi sees few tourists which is sad as it is a nice old town and this temple is a highlight. A great place to wander and relax. The main "bot" has some very old murals, lovely but in need of restoration. Other points of interest are the tiny wooden library over the pond (yes, it looks like an outside toilet)!... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2013

This was one of the larger Wats and was quite impressive but unfortunately many parts were closed off. Not being very adventourous we declined to open any of the closed doors

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