We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (101)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“small museum”(3 reviews)
“nice temple”(2 reviews)
“architecture”(4 reviews)
Mae Hong Son, Thailand
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Mae Hong Son
from US$ 990.46
More Info
from US$ 79.24
More Info
Reviews (94)
Filter reviews
41 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews small museum nice temple architecture buddha century lake viewed thailand
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 41 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple viewed across the lake is beautiful, particularly at nigt when it is illuminated. Inside it is nice, but nothing special.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sandgrownun18
Reviewed 2 December 2018

By all means when you are in Mae Hong Son this is a place to visit. It is a very modest temple compared to those in Chaing Mai but houses a marvelous collection of Burmese reverse painted glass panels telling the story of the life...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chefemil
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

This temple is next to the lake, it looks beautiful on a day time and nighttime it is lit up and looks equally amazing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Northerener100
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

An older style of temple opposite the lake. Interesting place to visit also they have English writing explaining what the building is your viewing so you can get to know a bit of the history

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I have seen many temples over Asia and this one right by the lake in center of Mae Hong Son to me was nothing special but did look pretty lit up at night while walking around the lake.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank owlesey
Reviewed 27 March 2018

The Thai wife and I spent an hour here recently. It was nice to slowly wander around taking in the architecture and in the case of the wife, making merit. I particularly enjoyed reading the various signs with historical notes but as is the case...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank BoganInParasite
Reviewed 19 January 2018

This is a nice temple, situated at the lake within Mae Hong Son. Inside is a small museum (admission free, open until 6 pm) showing interesting 19th century wooden sculptures. Nice atmosphere at night.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Bonngourmet
Reviewed 12 September 2017

It’s hard to recommend a visit to a temple as there are so many and they mostly blend into each other in memory after a while. This temple gave me the most homely feeling I’ve ever had so that’s a bonus and everything else was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank desi d
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This temple located just next to the lake. It is very much beautiful and have few different temples, pagoda and stupa in it. It is also very much lively has a local feel to it. I really enjoyed my time here in the temple. It...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Shahul Hameed S
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful temple beside the lake. At night, they lit the lights around the temple. Very serene view beside the lake.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank fattie13bear23
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 nearby hotels
Friend House
38 reviews
.23 km away
Johnnie House
51 reviews
.28 km away
Baiyoke Chalet Hotel
61 reviews
.34 km away
Panorama Hotel
46 reviews
.55 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 74 nearby restaurants
Salween River Restaurant
497 reviews
.19 km away
Little Good Things
59 reviews
.37 km away
Pizza Primavera
137 reviews
.50 km away
77 House's Wine, Coffee and Food
80 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 38 nearby attractions
Wat Phra That Doi Kong Mu
236 reviews
.77 km away
Mae Hong Son Mountain Wat
109 reviews
.63 km away
MaeHongSon Lake
263 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wat Chong Kham staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines