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U-thong Road, Pranakorn Sri ayutthaya District, Ayutthaya 13000, Thailand
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All reviews reclining buddha large chedi king naresuan royal monastery main temple good luck walk up climb the stairs wat yai first stop nice temple active temple big temple must visit place historical place walk around take photos
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Reviewed 3 days ago

people pay to cover the reclining budda with the drape. you can climb a structure to top and look out. there is also budda all around the fencing its a really pretty place

Thank 73travelbug65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the way they painstakingly restore the ancient stupa and merge it with the portions still in current use. Do take off your shoes when you climb up the stupa. From above, you get a good view of the temple compounds.

Thank johnlE1052ZZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon or the Great Monastery of Auspicious Victory is one of the major attractions in the Ayutthya, the ancient capital. It has two parts - Stupa and Monastery. Stupa is believed to be built on exhumed and cremated site of two...More

Thank Aniruddha Hom R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So yeah. Escape the crowds and go to the back. You;ll see thousands of chicken statues. BEfore them, you'll see some big bodies of water that circumference the temple. The pond that has a little house on it is the one with the giant turtles.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Last sunday we visited the ancient capital of Thailand "Ayutthaya". A visit to the temples is a must. One of the most impressive monuments is undoubtedly the temple: "Wat Yai Chaimongkhon". Just outside the city, worth a visit in any case. The entire complex is...More

Thank DanielF9621
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Built in 1357 AD, the ruins, chedi and reclining buddha are beautiful. It’s still a functioning temple for locals and tourists

Thank bcheong
Reviewed 15 September 2018

This is the second buda that is resting and smile, this is the only thing to do in this area, fast to see,

Thank richard m
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

As temples go, this is a very impressive location and well worth a visit. You are pretty much given the freedom to wonder around the whole area, and it’s a fair size location. The buildings are impressive, there are more statues of cockerel’s than one...More

Thank The_Peacock_12
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Not on the list of the 6 recommended temples, this one which is totally outdoors has a nice/big Reclining Buddha image that is definitely worth a couple photos!

Thank VivaHawaii
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

It was a nice experience to visit WatYai Chai Mong Khon however it was not breathtaking as the temple of Angkor I’m Cambodia.

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