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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this temple on TripAdvisor while I was exploring the area and it was a nice stop on my adventures. It wasn't the most beautiful or extravagant cave temple I've visited, but it was not too busy and lovely for a walk around out of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

A cave with a giant reclining Buddha, plus various other statues. Very scenic setting, the dark cave with the shiny giant Buddha. At the back is also a really funny (and basic) prophecy machine: donate a coin and it will tell you a number. Next...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Beatrice H
Reviewed 13 September 2018

This was a part of our James Bond island trip. The temple is a nice visiting, a beautiful temple and the cave is also very interesting to see. However, not sure about the monkeys outside the temple. They were a bit aggressive and only looked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peach K
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We bought the cheap bananas and fed the monkeys. We walked around the beautiful wat. We investigated the awesome caves with the buddhas. We really enjoyed it. Yes feeding the monkeys can get pretty full on as of course they like being fed and I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank windymike
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Monkeys were fun to watch playing with their young. Our little one was very curious about their behaviour! Lots of sellers trying to get you to buy bananas and corn for them but everyone does so they get full and picky and just eat the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank George D
Reviewed 11 August 2018

There is something really charming about those macaque monkeys at Wat Suwan Kuha. You can buy some fruit and corn for them for 50 bahts (there are lots of stands) and feed them in a designated area. Little ones are really playful, older ones are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank travelbehappy8
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

A lovely cave with a several statues of the Buddha inside . A large reclining Buddha too. This place is full of monkeys outside but none enter the cave region. They don’t snatch any food and actually wait for u to extend your hand and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sayitas
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Wat Suwannakhuna is often called the Monkey Temple or the Golden Cave and it is about 10 minutes before Phang Nga. The monkeys are a bit savage here due to the busloads of naive tourists who are feeding them. Once inside the cave for some...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Cathy P
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful place! Gorgeous cave with some really amazing photography opportunities. Side note; the monkeys can be very aggressive and will absolutely bite you. I was bitten after a kid threw peanuts everywhere. They absolutely swarmed. 40 minutes is plenty of time to see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MegRShuttleworth
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This was our stop on James Bond island tour. Ugly, agressive monkeys, annoying sellers, Buddha cave is for 5 minutes. Really nothing special to see.

Date of experience: March 2018
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There is no restaurant nearby, but you can buy some street food from locals nearby the temple entrance
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