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Wat Mahathat Worawihan

| Khlong Kra Chaeng, Phetchaburi, Thailand
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Private Petchaburi Half-Day Tour from Hua Hin
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good51%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Mar 2017
“Not just another temple...it's a bit different”
6 Nov 2016
“A landmark temple but disappointed to see them selling water animals”
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| Khlong Kra Chaeng, Phetchaburi, Thailand
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We viewed this temple during our day trip with Mr Benz who knows his way around this area as he was born in Phetchaburi. Some interesting old artwork on the walls gives an idea of the age. Well worth a visit if you are in...More

Thank Vonhagar
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The five white pinnacled stupas are very distinctive and a landmark of Phetchaburi. However, we were disappointed to see water animals for sale at the entrance gate (for example two fully grown frogs in a small plastic bag filled with water) which appeared cruel in...More

Thank mikeedeedee
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Amazing temple and kind people. Amazing crypt at the back showing Buddhas. A must see. We took our 9 and 6 year old and thought it was good. We also bought water animals to release into Phetchaburi river.

Thank Sonya N
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This temle you can see from any place in Phetchaburi .Interesting temple. Beautiful frescoes inside. Big Buddha footprint. Very calmly there.

Thank Trahtur
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Although we could see this fascinating place from in town, we were unable to visit as the cable car was broken. We were very disappointed as we had read about and could only see tantalising bits from a distance

Thank travelkat88
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Beautiful shining white temple, in the centre of town, in the typical Khmer style. Remarkable, though a little damaged, wall paintings, splendid stucco works. Great collection of Buddha statues.

Thank Vraag T
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We went there while doing our small sightseeing tour and at first I was a bit disappointed. It looked so small and as if there was nothing. But don't let yourself be fooled by this! There are various temples. One is really small where we...More

Thank KyFlynn
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Right in the centre of Phentchaburi town, this temple complex is stunning with excellent stucco work, murals and Buddas. At the centre of the complex is a large courtyard enclosed by a cloister where five massive prangs, known as “Phra Prang Ha Yod”, or five...More

Thank Trevor E
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Booked a 4-stop day trip via hotel using World Travel Service Ltd. Our guide, Mee, was a lovely lady and very knowledgeable. She gave each of us flowers, incense and gold leaf and talked us through the prayer/ceremony process, which was a lovely experience. The...More

2  Thank blairabroad2012
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Temples likes stand out. Almost same quality as Wat Yai in Phitsanulok. Very nice and authentic images and wall paintings. Amazing prangs. A beauty. Before you go you should Google a bit so you know what you are looking at.

1  Thank tony v
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DohaMorrisons
Can we drive ourselves there and get a guide when we arrive?
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