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Temple on a mountain top

Beautiful views with the Budha standing on top of the mountain looking out over Koh Samui. Loved... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
nicolebD4136OZ
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Sydney, Australia
Amazing view with a adventure scooter road trip

We just came back from Wat Teepangkorn. The way up and down is already great! As soon as you leave... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
thomas_born
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Bern, Switzerland
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

On top of the Koh Samui in the mountains above Lamai you will find the mighty statue of Phra Buddha Teepangkorn. The second big buddha on the island. To get to Teepangkorn Temple you have to take the challenging windling road to the top and...More

4  Thank JBuchwald
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

Beautiful views with the Budha standing on top of the mountain looking out over Koh Samui. Loved this spot, great for photos.

Thank nicolebD4136OZ
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We just came back from Wat Teepangkorn. The way up and down is already great! As soon as you leave the main road at Lamai Beach you are driving during quite nice farmer fields and then up the rocky jungle road. On the way up...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Very nice views from up here of all around . One of the highest points in Samui. If in-experienced driver you need to be very careful. The roads are very tricky and also easy to get lost up in the mountains as many different roads....More

Thank Barry G
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This temple is best visited with a guide. We stopped here as part of our tour with Quadrophenia ATV tours (quad bikes). The views are amazing. Left me wondering how on earth the people who built this temple got all the materials so far up...More

2  Thank dipatbun
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Not for the faint hearted as its quite a trek up the hill to this Temple. If you are going by scooter its not for first time riders, the best way is to pay a taxi or tour company to take you as it is...More

Thank ZenLexi
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Very nice view over the island. The path is terrible so you need to take care how you get there. Very nice adventure.

1  Thank Jean-Maxime T
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We read about the top of the hill on Koh Samui: 605m above the sea level, with a 360 degrees view of the whole island (and beyond!) and a temple. It was a gray day so we took our rented scooter and headed up... Such...More

1  Thank Nicol D
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Amazing views from top of mountain, nice restaurant but quite pricey, mountain top swimming pool, although you do have to pay to use it, (only 100THB).

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

On top of the Koh Samui in the mountains above Lamai you will find the mighty statue of Phra Buddha Teepangkorn. The second big buddha on the island. To get to Teepangkorn Temple you have to take the challenging windling road to the top and...More

4  Thank JBuchwald
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