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Big Buddha

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Address: Sataranaprayot Road, Pattaya, Thailand
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I forgot my camera... Very annoyed. This was such a great temple. My thai wife took a moment to make an offering. Worth a look.

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Westbury, United Kingdom
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Westbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

I forgot my camera... Very annoyed. This was such a great temple. My thai wife took a moment to make an offering. Worth a look.

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Tehran
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Its amazing place with a lot of Buddha statue... But the weather is so hot in jan, this is a religious place of buddhism Big buddha located on a huge hill with several green space

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California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good to see, but the ground was not very clean, the security was not really good. We felt unsafe when visiting here. The management board should improve the present problens for the next tourists...

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Athens, Greece
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Its a nice place to go. Big Buddha is placed on a hill where you can have a view of Pattaya. If you have limited time in Pattaya i believe is more worthy to visit Sanctuary of Truth and the floating market.

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Thank Mariosvltz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Tranquil and peace and quite love the view from up here.One problem there are a lot of stairs to climb so you are fit and up to a must visit.

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is what Thailand is all about. It's not called ''land of smiles'' for no reason. Yes it has loads of night life go-go bars etc but this tells you the true side of Thailand...........REX.........

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great big buddha on top of the hill overlooking Pattaya. It's a nice place to stop and stroll and look at the big buddha.

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Pattaya, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Been here a few times, took my gf to visit she had never been. Great view of Jomtien with lots of prayers.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice place to visit to pray and to look at the skyline. There is no entry fee as a Temple (where they pray). Also no shorts and skirts else wrap arounds are available.

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Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One aspect that I enjoy in Thailand is the Culture and all the different Buddha memorials. The Big Buddha is located on top of a Hill, (Though this does not mean you need to climb up all the hill). From the car park up to the Big Buddha location you only need to climb not more than 50 steps and... More 

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