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Big Buddha

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Address: Sataranaprayot Road, Pattaya, Thailand
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This is must if in Pattaya go at sunset there are a few steps to climb but they are no steep so a very easy climb

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is must if in Pattaya go at sunset there are a few steps to climb but they are no steep so a very easy climb

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Thank Kash S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely worth a visit if your in pattaya or jomtien, it's a nice contrast between the hustle and bustle of the city. Great view and good picture opportunities.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Have a walk at the Buddha area by viewing multi type of Buddha in a place. There is a long staircase to walk thru before reaching the big Buddha. Remember to fulfill the dress code for ladies.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice area with good view and some coffee bars and souvenier shops. A little bit away from public transport, but easy to reach with taxi

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nothing special. It's better to go to the viewing area just across the main road. The other one has a better view of Pattaya

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not only you can see the gigantic Buddha, you can also oversee Pattaya city since it's on the hill. Good place to hang out but no public transportation

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my favorite places. It sits on on top of Pratamnak hill with impressive view of the sea and the city. It takes a bit of efforts to walk up the steps to get to it. Once there, there are so much to see. It has to be one of the most photographed places in Pattaya.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the staircase leadidng up to the statues is just as worthy of awe as the statues themselves. if you are not dressed appropriately they will loan you a skirt and a wrap for your shoulders.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

v visited both many times & find anyone come & pray for their wishes & it will fulfill same thing v have seen in bolywood movie all is well .when v come here v feel total pleasure & faith in BUDDHA . really great place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is the biggest Buddha in Siam . They offered scarfs to visitors and there are lots of refreshment shops along the way . The view was beautiful from up there

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