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Wat Umong

135 Moo 10 | Suthep Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 53 810 965
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This unique 14th-century temple is built into the side of Suthep mountain and is constructed of a series of tunnels.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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135 Moo 10 | Suthep Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This temple is different from other Thai temple, because it's wonderful tunnel system. If other Thai temple is covered by gold (paint), this temple (originaly) painted wonderfully, Now the temple only looks like a stone tunnel with lots of Buddha statues. And there's a Ashoka...More

Thank Swedenball
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is very unique, Buddha images were stored inside the cave. They also have very big pagoda as well.

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and peaceful temple. The tunnel's system is really peculiar, but not especially beautiful. It was definitely not one of the more impressive temples in the region.

Thank acukiert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting LOTS of Temples in both Chiang Mai and Bangkok it was nice to absorb the peace of Wat Among. Just being in the Jungle and walking through the tunnels was very re energising. For anyone concerned about the tunnels, they are very short,...More

Thank Aussietravellers59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't able to thoroughly explore, given less than an hour, but... It's not so very touristy (yet), which means: Pro: it's oh so quiet. Con: except for all the chickens and sound of airplanes as it's fairly close to the airport. Pro: at times...More

Thank theycallmethewandrer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is set within a meditation retreat. Don't expect gaudy temples. What you will find is a serene retreat with a beautiful Buddha at the end of a tunnel. And a huge ancient Chedi. Very peaceful very quiet very few tourists. Go in the...More

Thank MHJ1968
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful and peaceful temple nearby downtown. You will discovered the Chedi with tunnels inside since 13th century.

Thank Suvanee V
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Here is the temple be full of tree, you can touch clam and peace at here. This temple along the city, not so far from city.

Thank Raelnok J
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Come to this temple on a Saturday to witness the new monk hood ceremony, it is the most crowded period of the week. Do hire a driver because there are no red bus to get back. If you are lucky, there might be tuk tuk...More

Thank SaintAuroraSky
Reviewed 10 May 2017

If you have time on the way to Doi Suthep, you can stop by. If not, just pass by. I can see it in ten minutes.

Thank jin kyung c
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Jordan B
Is any of this wheelchair accessible?
6 December 2016|
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Response from Bob B | Reviewed this property |
Not really - wheelchair access is not really a priority in Thailand. Very view locations/wats facilitate wheelchairs. You can get into the complex, but not inside temples/buildings
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kaykay199
I want to cost soon.just me and my son. Is it free ? Or pay tickets? Many thanks
9 April 2016|
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Response from manee k |
it is free, no charge. welcome.
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ccastrianni
I hear there is class run meditation at this location. How do I find out more information?
25 August 2015|
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Response from Elena A | Reviewed this property |
Hi! You can send them an email (you can find it on internet), or if you are already at Chiang Mai you can go there to the meditation center office and ask them about information. Usually there is plenty of room and you can... More
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