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Phra Prang Sam Yot: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 10 July 2019 via mobile

We went here as a day trip from Bangkok. It’s smaller than expexted (only one temple with a small field) but many many monkeys. While the baby monkeys and the older (fatter) monkeys are quiet and not agressive, the adults do attack you even when...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank BrittPitt
Reviewed 8 June 2019

If you're in Bangkok and you wanna visit this temple, the easiest and cheapest way is to take the bus from Mochit New Van Terminal, Bangkok to Watcharin Tour, Lopburi. The cost - 10 euros (round trip per person). The temple is walking distance from...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank RobertasBert
Reviewed 5 June 2019 via mobile

The temple is beautiful. Sadly it is over run by monkeys. The monkeys have no place to stay and no food. The buildings nearby are also deserted because of the monkeys. They rummage in bins and snatch food off people. They are aggressive because they...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank dan2963eve
Reviewed 12 May 2019

Lopburi is known as the monkey city. And this area is the reason why. You will see hundreds of monkeys of all ages monkeying around throughout the day. There are official feeding times but you can buy fruits and feed the monkeys anytime you want....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank bishwaksen
Reviewed 16 April 2019 via mobile

Wat Phra Prang Sam Yot is a Khmer style temple that was built in early 13th century. Our trip coincided with the temple’s unique annual festival, Lopburi Monkey Festival, which happens on every last weekend of November. The resident monkeys are given treats of different...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fourfootsteps
Reviewed 22 March 2019

Have a beautiful Thailand has knowledge about the history of the past. What I need is a place to mind with respect. Remembrance of times past to the fathers of Thailand have created the Crusades.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sreenaphang S
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Rather small place with no special historic remains. Only attraction are a herd of vicious monkeys. Not worth the trip to Lopburi.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank i_am_malte
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

Lots of monkeys here. Some local boys will take money to protect you from the violent primates. Might be a good idea, as they will claw and bite you.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank mobydog1973
Reviewed 30 November 2018

If you want to be in peace with monkeys I suggest to remove sun glasses , in fact monkeys (macaques) permanently look your eyes if they don't see they become agressive. Don't feed them ...the templeis old and Khmer style , inside the odor is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

These ruins are located in the middle of the city - and is worth the visit. As the title says, the monkeys are very cheeky (excuse the pun) and you really do need to keep hold of your belongings. They are smart enough to go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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mattwegner
13 November 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
It will be held on 25 and 26 November this year as usual.
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faizzuki
10 July 2017|
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Response from Douglas S | Reviewed this property |
Last Time I remember was 50 THB (US$2) Wear polite clothing and not carry a large purse or bags that the monkeys will grab and a fight you for, you will not win! LOL...seriously! Have fun
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faizzuki
9 July 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
When you come out of Lop Buri Railway Station turn left. The Temple is three blocks up the street. It is about a 10 minute walk. Or you can catch a taxi from the railway station, or a sang taew, which is a two bench pick... More
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