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  • Average12%
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20 Aug 2018
“Great but overcrowded! ”
6 Feb 2018
“Read these reviews carefully!”
192 1020, Sathan, Chiang Khong 57140, Thailand
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Wat Phra Kaew is a great place to visit but it is overcrowded. Before entering the grounds of Wat Phra Kaew some locals may try to trick you saying that it is closed & also that your clothes are too revealing so that you would...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AdelaThen
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Wat Phra Kaew is quite a nice temple, but three of the first seven reviews shown here are for the temple of the same name in Bangkok! Not very helpful for visitors to Chiang Khong.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank RoRoBrisbane
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Well I thought we were wondering but my wife had a plan. To find Wat Phra Kaew Chaing Khong. For Buddhists its very special as it is closely connected to the other two more famous ones In Bangkok and Chaing Rai. Its nice as we...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank agingone
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great place with cultural significance. It can get very crowded. Make sure you are there early. Also to avoid the heat

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank CarloHelmond
Reviewed 16 November 2015

This place is huge! Very busy with tourists and you need to spend some time there to try to see it all but very worth your time. Beautiful Temples and buildings to see. I will definitely go back on my next trip.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank tommy s
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Although pretty busy, the temple was something I found to be a great cultural experience after visiting the temple ruins Ankgor Wat, Cambodia. This temple even has a miniature Angkor Wat model on display, the significance of this I'm unsure..? I only spent a little...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Kayla V
Reviewed 25 June 2015

just have a time at morning not too hot, At noon maybe not a good time. Thai and the temple is the way of life here. Nice place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank maleehua
Reviewed 8 February 2015

I have live in Chiang Rai for 10 years. When friend come to visit, I always take them here. It is best to visit on week days because it is not so crowded.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank BONDOI
Reviewed 25 February 2014

really this temple of emerald buddha is grand n exotic in everyway.at the heart of temple itself is the most fabulous buddha image cut fm one piece of jade.it is the holiest n most revered of all the religious objects today in thailand.every place here...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank dprakash533
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