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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” (133 reviews)
“hand carved” (65 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Naklua Soi 12, Pattaya-Naklua Rd, Pattaya, Thailand
038-367229-30 ext. 114
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have visited this site on many occasions and have enjoyed it more each time. The Sanctuary of Truth is just part of the things to do here. It is a great place to take children. It is definitely worth seeing and should be put...More

Thank herrberry
Reviewed yesterday

My friend introduced this to be as if this was an ancient structure. I believed everything about temple reeks ancient. However, upon reading the information cards, to my absolute shock, this was built in 1981. Now they are renovating it and there are scaffoldings everywhere....More

Thank jeewan
Reviewed yesterday

I was travelling through SE Asia and had to make a stop at this building. After seeing Angkor Wat and the religious structures, this is also a true monument to their religion. The size and scope of the building is truly impressive. Worth the trip...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely beautiful temple. We went with two small children and had a very nice time. At the very entrance there was some floating bridges that we used for free. As a family activity it was a blast. There is also a mini farm with bunnies,...More

Thank paradiseforeducators
Reviewed 2 days ago

A true masterpiece in the making, this attraction is made completely out of wood and it is still under construction (expected to finish around 2050). They also have an area for showcasing the carvings done by workers. For those wishing to take an internal tour...More

Thank vkuts
Reviewed 2 days ago

We should wear a helmet in order to enter the temple since they are under renovation, so can't enjoy much the view there

Thank dhe_mulyani
Reviewed 2 days ago

You think you're going to an ancient Thai monastery but really it's just a tourist attraction built out of wood in1981...bit of a let-down but worth a visit anyway.

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 2 days ago

The sanctuary of Truth is one of the most beautiful sights in chonburi, We would really recommend this beautiful place as a romantic get a way for couples.

Thank Niels d
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is full of unimaginable wood work. Except for the basement everything is made of wood here. You need to descend and climb steps so accessing this place with kids stroller is hard

Thank Dinto K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A huge all-wood architecture stands by the beach - a Buddhist and Hindu temple. Every piece of the temple is made by sculptured wood.The building has been built for decades but erosion causes continuous replacement. Does not take long to finish the temple tour. The...More

Thank laichul
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25 December 2017|
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Response from David A | Reviewed this property |
Normally the touts will hit you 200 to 300. depending on the number. Bike taxi if solo will be about 100. you can get so far on the 10 baht Naklua bus. But its a fair hike the rest of the way on foot. And once inside you... More
linda h
30 November 2017|
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Response from David A | Reviewed this property |
If you are stuck in container central like some of these cruises seem to do. its a working port.... Laem Chebang. Get out and about and do your own thing. You are no even close to Bangkok or Pattaya. But as an ex Aussie... More
26 October 2017|
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Response from Prasad C | Reviewed this property |
Ticket for Child in Sanctuary of truth (Height is between 110cm - 140cm)