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Sanctuary of Truth (Prasat Sut Ja-Tum)

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Naklua Soi 12, Pattaya-Naklua Rd, Pattaya, Thailand
038-367229-30 ext. 114
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“wooden temple” (134 reviews)
“hand carved” (68 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Naklua Soi 12, Pattaya-Naklua Rd, Pattaya, Thailand
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038-367229-30 ext. 114
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"under construction"
in 185 reviews
"wooden temple"
in 134 reviews
"hand carved"
in 68 reviews
"amazing structure"
in 51 reviews
"hard hat"
in 42 reviews
"teak wood"
in 38 reviews
"beautiful temple"
in 52 reviews
"elephant ride"
in 153 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 36 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 105 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 125 reviews
"foot massage"
in 60 reviews
"thai dance"
in 31 reviews
"north pattaya"
in 31 reviews
"baht per person"
in 42 reviews
"must visit place"
in 51 reviews
"baht bus"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing and started in 1981 in every sense of the word stunning, totally made of wood, everything hand carved. The artisans are so talented and this is the purpose of this place to keep this level of skills going. A must see....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hidden away in Pattaya the teak temples appears to come out of Know where after the taxi drop off inside the main entry. 500 bth for entry is fare. A tour guide speaks in English and the tour is 50 minutes. Safety helmet is given...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing structure and story behind this temple. In addition to the temple itself, which is absolutely amazing in terms of the architecture and the detail of the carvings, the chance to see women and men artisans at work doing the carvings was a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Though it is not really an ancient temple where locals come to pray and the 500 Baht entrance fee is overpriced, but it wasn't that bad an idea to slot in a couple of hours with intent to show the kids something more traditional Thai....More

Thank James M
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went there after visiting the golden buddha. I was amazed by what i saw. Beautiful wood carvings and the view of the occean makes it worth visiting. Try to visit the place by yourself rather than travel agent who charges very high. Its a...More

Thank Deeptakshar D
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was amazing. They are still building but it's not bothersome. Interesting watching workers carve wood in the shop. They have elephants you can ride for 300 baht and you can feed them huge bunches of bananas for 100 baht($3.33 US). If someone is just...More

Thank Shelly T
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This to me is a must see if your in Pattaya, it is a old temple made completely of wood and has some truly amazing carvings. Maybe by Thai standards it is quite expensive to enter at 500 baht just a bit over £11 but...More

Thank andynorth22
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Have always said we would visit and finally did.We took baht bus then walked but took taxi back. Amazing place and you can get elephant rides which our grand-daughter loved

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This building is described as “the Sky-high castle, built by Thai craftsmen to reflect the architecture of the contemporary Rattanskosin period”. Building started in 1981 by Mr. Lek & Mrs. Prapai Vinyahbhun with the aim to enliven the old arts and culture among the young...More

1  Thank Theresa B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is mind-blowing, so much amazing work, all in wood! I came from the Taj Mahal before this, whcih is one of world wonders, but this surely has to be too! Must-see!

1  Thank Jonathan S
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Hello, I honestly cannot recommend you riding the elephants there, as we are agaainst this practice and find it extremelly cruel. We have been to a couple of sanctuaries where you do not ride elephants but instead feed them... More
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