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Mae Taeng 50150, Thailand
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was by far the most beautiful temple I have seen anywhere. The buildings and statues are all in pristine condition. This temple sould not be missed when you visit Thailand.

Thank Dajoma
Reviewed 22 April 2018

My partner and I decided to escape the tourists in Chiang Mai and head out of town a bit to Wat Ban Den expecting to see another of Thailand's many Buddhist temples, but not expecting the gem we discovered. Wat Ban Den is a bit...More

1  Thank Tracy T
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We have been visiting for a decade, and each year more things have been added. The tour buses arrive by 9am, but worth a visit. We think this is the best wat complex in Thailand. Go through the area by the stupas to find the...More

Thank John_G525
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Our songtaew driver recommended this temple, and I'm so glad he did. Our group wanted to explore a traditional Thai Buddhist temple, and this complex is huge, with many beautiful buildings and statuary to explore. One warning for foreigners - there are no western style...More

Thank Debby W
Reviewed 28 December 2017

It was such a nice and large wat to visit and thanks to the guide who drove us during our trip. The sculptures are live and the interior are superb. Ladies shall dress accordingly, I guess common for all temples. You may need to plan...More

Thank Yau-Sheng L
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I have no idea why this temple is not on the regular tourist trail. We went and we were about the only people there maybe I have a dozen people. Out in the middle of nowhere about 60 minute drive north of Chang Mai there...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Our driver recommended this temple which is about 25 miles out of Chiang Mai. He said it’s only 10 years old. They are still adding on to the temple complex. It is huge with many beautiful things to see. You’ll be overwhelmed with all the...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We were on your way to the elephant camps and the guides took us to this amazing temple outside the city. a must visit if you are traveling area this place.

Thank Riki-oh L
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Simply beautiful Off the beaten track close by chiang mai you will find the wat ban den tempel. It's a huge complex with a large number of temples and related buildings. The place is very quiet with a high diversity of styles. A real gem...More

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

A must visit place in Mae Taeng district. Yoh will get alot of pictures from this place. Huge and very beautiful

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Response from Mary Leonide S | Reviewed this property |
We were staying in Chiang Mai and had a driver take us. An interesting trip of just over an hour. Not sure if anything closer but I'm sure there are places.