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Buddha Mountain (Khao Chi Chan)

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Address: Na Jomtien Km 163, Sukhumvit Road | Na Chom Thian Subdistrict, Sattahip 20250, Thailand
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Magnificent Buddha

The Buddha carved into the mountainside and inlaid with gold is quite something to see. Nearby there is a market where one can buy all kinds of fruit and food at reasonable... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 January 2017
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The Buddha carved into the mountainside and inlaid with gold is quite something to see. Nearby there is a market where one can buy all kinds of fruit and food at reasonable prices.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We went during New Year Holiday but even noisy tourists could not spoil the magic and peace of this place

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Singapore River, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Recommended to visit during daytime. Not so many things to see other than the painting. It's not so crowded when we went there.

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Jomtien Beach, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Quiet, peaceful, inspiring and clean. Big enough so you don't notice other tourists. Nice greenery and trees. Go nearby to Silverlake Vineyards and Nong Nooch gardens. A whole days trip or 2.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Unique landmark carved into an old quarry. Very popular, recommended to come before 9am. Free entry.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We were on our way from Na Jomtien to Ramayana in the morning and stopped here for a walk and some pictures. It's a nice park with lots of parking space to accommodate busloads of tourist. There are several refreshments stands and the Buddha inscription in the mountain is worth a short visit to see one of the largest Buddha... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice couple visit here. Free to enter. You can bring your own food and have a lunch in one of the gazebo inside.

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Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Nice drive to this place and the park is very clean, make sure you have a good pair of walking shoes on, it take a little bit of finding but an hour or so south of Pattaya and just follow the signs. There are some local food and drink shop on the entrance to the park, remember only drink bottled... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

I wasn't expecting much when I asked my taxi driver to swing by Khao Chi Chan. The largest Buddha carving in the world. Yes, it's large at 109 meters high by 70 meters wide, but so what? Arriving, I found myself pleasantly surprised by the tranquility of the carving. It is both enormous and intimate, and the Buddha's smile is... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

If you are in the area, this is a must see. There is a very largecar park and when i was there they needed every inch of it to accomodate the busses full of Chinese tourists. The site itself is wonderful. A gigantic buddha carved into the side od a mountain.. Despite the volume of people here there is always... More 

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