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22/1, Moo 4 | Ban Bangrak, Big Buddha Beach, 84320, Thailand
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We were staying close by so it wasn't a big deal to come here, but I wouldn't recommend anyone travel far to come here. We found it quite dark and a bit eerie and were in and out in under 10 minutes. There was nothing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BonLov
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

80baht for a 5 min slippery walk among concrete sculptures and concrete houses. Completely pointless and not worth spending your money here. Nothing secret here. Total scam.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kristian K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must visit place if you have a means of transportation at your disposal. Really pleasant ride up and back with terrific views of the island. The garden itself is surreal, and extremely photogenic. Tip: Don't forget to carry mosquito repellent or you'll rush out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AyushA334
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rode our Yamaha N-Max Scooter up the Mountain which (I can assure you) is not for the faint hearted after quite a lot of rain the previous day. 80 baht entry. Clean toilets and a little shop for Coffee, drinks & snacks. It was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Meredith W
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful hidden garden. Detailed and varied statues covered in bright green moss from the lush rainforest surrounds, create a peaceful and serene setting to spend time. Dangle you feet in the trickling river for a free foot clean by the local fish's and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dani C
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We went there just after it stopped raining. It can be abit difficult to find off of the main road. But it was well worth the visit. It costs 80tbh each as a entry fee and I would suggest you wear trainers, as there is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 737nics
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The garden is one of a kind and the statues are very detailed. We were expecting to see flowers and we found these wonderful stone kingdom.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lulup86
Reviewed 10 October 2018

The secret Buddha Garden is truly a hidden treasure in the heart of the jungle of Koh Samui. Was probably the highlight of our stay on the beautiful island? I loved everything about Koh Samui, but stumbling across this garden was like finding a little...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank qianshufen
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This is not far from Nathon, inland off the ring road, up a hill. We went on a day when there was slight drizzle, and we were the only ones there. No tour buses. 80 baht entrance fee. Thoroughly enjoyed walking through the garden and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jaksal
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Deep research about Khun Nim Thongsuk who Created this place. Secret Garden surely must evoke memories from most people’s childhood, and here on Koh Samui we have the most striking secret Buddha garden there is. Way back in 1976, a retired farmer by the name...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jenna M
18 March 2018|
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We were there in 30 minutes and that was enough for us.
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Jenna M
18 March 2018|
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It’s easy to rent a bike, but sometimes they keep your passport under the time and sometimes are the rent expensive so go around and look first. In Thailand are they driving on the left side, so no. It’s not hard. But it’s... More
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