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Address: | Nong Ya, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

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It's quite a difference experience to visit this temple. Very beautiful and big and unlike most others that I've been to. Would recommend if you want to see something grand.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Tintin L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's quite a difference experience to visit this temple. Very beautiful and big and unlike most others that I've been to. Would recommend if you want to see something grand.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

I really loved this temple, as I pleasantly surprised because it's a cave. Worth a quick visit, if 1. you like temples and 2. have nothing else to do or 3. your on your way to visit something else. Time spent there would be minimal, but I think well worth the visit

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Beautiful, peaceful temple. Well worth a visit. Monks pretty friendly and helpful. Doesn't get too busy [just a handful of people when we went].

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I knew this was a good place to visit when I arrived and noticed the two tourist buses already there were filled with Thais. The exterior structures have a sand-like texture and appearance to them and give way to a large cave with many statues inside. The Buddha outside is one of the largest I have seen to date.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Well hidden in the forest, this cave pagoda offers nice and cosy lighting and fresh temperature. Surroundings (West of the pagoda parking) has a timber work-shed where immense wooden statues are made from South American Amazone-wood. To visit!

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Suphan Buri, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

The main attraction is inside the cave which is cool and a welcome break from the heat outside as it was 44c on the day i visited. It is a bit far out and i havnt seen many visitors on either occasion i visited. i suppose its a bit similar to kao phun cave in Kanchanaburi but while kao phun... More 

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Chonburi, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

It is an amazing cave temple but the nuns at the entrance seems want to force to get donation before entry

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

A bit off the beaten track, there weren't any tourists when we visited but it was a really cool little temple. Extends right back into the mountain and they've carved out a whole area for shrines and things! Feels a bit like something out of Tomb Raider. Anyway, worth a look I say!

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Otley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

My wife loves this place, I admit that the architecture is interesting, a bit like Khymer/Hindu than you generally see around Kan.Large stone Buddha. The cave section of the temple is the most interesting in my opinion, very atmospheric

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Besides the huge Buddha outside the temple that attracts my eyes. It was a nice surprise cave inside too.

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