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Wat Sunthon Thammathon Temple

216 Lan Luang Rd, Bangkok, Thailand
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This is the 'lucky Buddha' temple - part of the scam

Do not go! Let the temple be and you move away from the people wanting to take you there... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Mglap
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Nice Temple but........

Thursday morning, 2nd March and we had just arrived in Bangkok for weeks stay at Casa Nithra Hotel... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
David D
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Devon, United Kingdom
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2 May 2018
“This is the 'lucky Buddha' temple - part of the scam”
16 Mar 2017
“Nice Temple but........”
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216 Lan Luang Rd, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Do not go! Let the temple be and you move away from the people wanting to take you there, immediately. They all work for a scam that is running for many years. Notify the police or tourist police on their location so that they are...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Thursday morning, 2nd March and we had just arrived in Bangkok for weeks stay at Casa Nithra Hotel. Once we had settled into the hotel we decided to go out and have a bit of an explore of the area. We started walking in the...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

Pretty good temple but the "lucky Buddha" review was spot on. We got the 40 baht story and then taken to a suit shop. I'm truely shocked at how accurate the previous review was.

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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

This is a pleasant local temple, but because it is not part of the main tourist route has been adopted as part of a well run tourist scam. A friendly local will tell you "didn't you see the tv last night? To promote tourism the...More

4  Thank MattwalesNorthWales
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Reviewed 15 March 2015

I liked this temple very much. Go up into the main building if renovation is over. A maze of corridors suggesting meditation, or wandering around, at least!

Thank DanieleGiuffrida
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Reviewed 7 December 2014

Apologies to those who frequent this temple, but for a tourist nothing special compared to the larger well known temples. Appears to be a quaint local temple.

1  Thank must_travel_soon_10
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