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Kuan Yim Shrine (Thian Fa Foundation): Tours & Tickets

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Yaowarat Road, Bangkok, Thailand
Chinatown / Yaowarat
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Kuan Yim Shrine (Thian Fa Foundation) Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrive at Yaowarat area and have to stop by. This is a temple with beautiful Chinese architecture and interior design. Great value if anyone has come to visit

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank T753ADmariew
Reviewed 23 July 2019 via mobile

This is a beautiful Chinese temple close to China town. The architecture is beautiful and colourful.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank 7SE3
Reviewed 25 June 2019

After visiting the Golden Buddha, we went to this Chinese temple which is a few steps away. It is very quiet and peaceful. The place is not crowded as this is as a place of worship. You have to remove your shoes to get inside...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank jundavid0908
Reviewed 6 March 2019 via mobile

Incense sticks provided (but please do donate some money in return), very clean place and serene atmosphere.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank patcharapann
Reviewed 5 February 2019

we liked this temple, is by the entry to chinatown, many people are worshiping there and putting candles and flowers, you should go in with your shoes on.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Doudou-Migalo
Reviewed 8 December 2018

The shrine is in front of Thia Fa hospital in Chinatown. It demonstrates that people who are in need of medical care are supposed to be in need of spiritual care as well. The shrine honors godess Kuan Yin (also spelled Guanyin) who is symbolizing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert937
Reviewed 3 October 2018

One of the few shrine in Phuket that do have large Kuan Yin statue. Entrance is free and worship materials provided. However donation according to your means are most welcome. A nice place near and overseeing the sea. Do come in the morning as it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Next to Yaowarat road, this open for a general public shrine is worth a quick look while sightseeing of Chinatown. Typical Chinese style Buddhist temple, apart from being place of worship, specializes in providing affordable medial treatment to locals, conventional and traditional ways.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I visited Kuan Yim Shrine (Thian Fa Foundation Hospital) in February 2016 during Lunar New Year period. Kuan Yim Shrine was established during the reign of King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) in 1903 and completed in 1905. This was due to the merge of five Chinese...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very beautiful Shrine near the entrance of the Chinatown, if you have time its worth the visit! The entrance is free and you need to take your shoes off to enter the temple!

Date of experience: May 2018
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