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Largest Sitting Buddha

I've been visiting Kelantan for the past few years but missed coming to this Thai Wat. This time I... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Been awe again by its scenery

Great place to visit when weather is great and I manage to capture a few good shots. Returning here... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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Kg jubakar, Tumpat, Malaysia
+60 9-725 6769
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

There is a big buddha sitting on top of the temple. A good scene to click photo with it. There are a lot of wall printing in the temple, related to buddha

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place to be around here which is beautiful n sense of peace n harmony comes up being here .

Thank akshaymay2981
Reviewed 16 June 2018

It's a shame that such temple is not well known or visited. The huge statue of Sitting Buddha is something admire and watch. You've got to admire it at first sight. You should pay Tumpat a visit and tour through its many temples.

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

A good day out. We went on the 04 .11.2017. BUT due to local marathon the steps were closed till 3.00 pm till after the race. Rather croweded but well worth the visit. We chose to take the crystal cabins. Realy glad we did.as on...More

Thank Edwin M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I've been visiting Kelantan for the past few years but missed coming to this Thai Wat. This time I was touring the east coast states with friends and on our way home, we visited this sitting Buddha in Tumpat. This statue is the biggest sitting...More

Thank lindasllim
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Wat Machimmaram (Thai Temple Machim Maram) Wat Machimmaram is a Thai Buddhist temple that has a massive size meditating Buddha statue located at its compound at Kampung Jubakar of Tumpat district in Kelantan.Islamic laws dictated that non-Islamic statues cannot be higher than a mosque minaret...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Great place to visit when weather is great and I manage to capture a few good shots. Returning here to pray and repay the bless which was answer in Dec 2017. But I like the serene area around it which is surrounded by trees

Thank KenYap55
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Everything there was amazing - the statue, the decoration at the entrance, the interior, the surrounding structures, etc. So many different things to see and wonder about. What a pity no one around to explain as my local guide was ignorant of all of that....More

Thank Malek Q
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Most visit place when u in tumpat. It located 25km away from Kota Bharu. U can reach there with taxi or bus. If u go with bus You can Take bus no 19/27 trip to pengkalan kubor and ask attendance to go to wat "duduk"....More

2  Thank nurulfahmie m
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I came to this temple specifically to see the sitting Buddha statue. This is the 4th largest statue in Malaysia at the time of this writing (after the Lord Murugan statue by the Batu Caves outside Kuala Lumpur, the standing Buddha at Wat Phothikyan in...More

Thank ZacharyMarret
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