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Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain)

Mae Hia Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 84 840 9597
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Mae Hia Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 84 840 9597
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is no wonder that this is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Chizng Mai. This beautiful and very sacred temple is set on a hilltop with spectacular views over Chiang Mai. The temple is reached via a longgg set of steps however...More

Thank Jules20056
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place take around 40 minutes from Chiang mai town by car. On the top of the mountain is the location of the temple and from the temple you can see nice view. But the high-light is when you visit he place you will see...More

Thank Tip I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice place to relax and enjoy a more spiritual side to Thai culture. We enjoyed walking quietly around the grounds.

Thank WhiteDragon2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The temple not far from the town of Chaingmai.very nice temple.everybody like come here for blessing and pray for the bhudda

Thank ChiangraiHilltribe
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This beautiful temple is on the top of a hill called Doi Kham or the golden mountain. There is a big Buddha statue on the hill that you could see from the plane just before landing at Chiang Mai airport. Nice 180 degrees view at...More

Thank DeborahView
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We lived in Chiang Mai years ago and used to go to Doi Kham occasionally. It was quaint and quiet, with the largest Buddha we had ever seen. We went again in June 2017 and found the property completely renovated. Shops selling a great variety...More

Thank Deanna P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is a beautiful, albeit less well known, temple. It is used as a temple by people wanting to pray and make merit, and does not have hoards of tourists taking inappropriate photos.

Thank Warix
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I visited this temple directly from Bangkok, so I felt very cool( naao maak). But felt very comfortable(sabaay sabaay). I heard that the temple located on more than 300 steps height from the gate, I was afraid I would be tired, so I chose to...More

1  Thank Yasuhiro K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

After a long winding road heading up a mountain we reach the entrance of the temple. I can't remember how much it is for a ticket but it's not free. It is very similar to many of the temples you'll see in Thailand but it's...More

Thank Bazzorie
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This beautiful temple was well worth the visit. We got an uber from the city (beware if you get car sick, it's a long, winding road) at about 8am, costing around 400baht. As there were few red trucks around at this time it was well...More

3  Thank fishface182
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Lean T
17 June 2017|
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Response from Susan A | Reviewed this property |
Sunrise is best as the Monks sleep early and you can see and communicate with them. Sunset is not recommended. Make sure you go with a tour guide
18 November 2016|
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Response from Ken S | Reviewed this property |
Would recommend booking hotel through one of the online booking sites. I use Agoda but there are several other sites that do the same including Trip Advisor. The same applies to flights. Use either the airline site direct or... More
26 September 2016|
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Response from Byng C | Reviewed this property |
5.30 am to 5.30 pm Tuesday to Sunday. Monday close 6.30pm.