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Sala Kaew Ku (Wat Khaek)

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Address: Samakkhi community, Nong Khai, Thailand
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08:00 - 18:00
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Impressive statues and worth a walk around if you are in the Nong Khai area. Whilst the grounds were clean enough, I felt the statues themselves needed some TLC. It might be... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Impressive statues and worth a walk around if you are in the Nong Khai area. Whilst the grounds were clean enough, I felt the statues themselves needed some TLC. It might be difficult to maintain the statues from looking dull with age but the shrubs growing out of the statues ( presumably spread by birds ) could be cleaned before... More 

Thank Bob293916
Bangkok, Thailand
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115 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can see the big sculptures from far away place. There is entrance fee tourists but it is worth for me. There are a lot of cement sculptures which are related to the Lord Buddha story. Although those sculptures are not so beautiful or in correct shape but I can feel something special on them.

Thank TayLunlaa
Udon Thani, Thailand
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8 reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Some 5 kilometers from the center area, Sala Keoku is such a cool park to visit! It shows a life work of Boun Leua Sulilat. Park is full of mystical sculptures, tallest one is 25 meters tall. The entrance fee for expats is 20baht, and tuktuk ride one way was 100baht for 2 persons. We ended up walking the way... More 

Thank puntatii
Munich, Germany
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Exceeded all my expectations. Packed with intricate and sometimes towering sculptures of Asian mystics, deities and whatnot.

Thank MontgomeryJackson
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58 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I'm a total chicken to this type of image. But it was worth it, 100 bath each from the bus station n back with a tuktuk. If u don't read thai u should read on this place before. But it was cool! Amazing how everything is still in a good shape n gigantic size

Thank Anita N
Newcastle, Australia
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44 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

a huge amount of statues some of the biggest ive seen. feed the huge catfish they have in Dams I got a tuk tuk there around 80baht from town centre. worth a look at

Thank Lenny V
Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Lovely place to come and walk round feed the fish and check out the temple and statutes all for still 20 baht I think

Thank evedon50
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294 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Best place I have ever been on my life! André Heller would love this, great history as a background from a crazy enlightened person coming from Laos... Great energies working there.A MUST SEE

Thank Madredeuss
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25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

had a very pleasant morning walking around looking at someones lifes work of statues and buddhist precipes . Good garden setting and quiet well done . A very significant event was the entrance sighn showed all foreighers and local people the same entry price being 20 TB well done to the management no dual priceing , a good morning had... More 

Thank trevorthailand
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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36 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This whimsical spot, with its many Buddha sculptures, can be reached from central Nong Khai in 20-30 minutes cycling.

Thank Tristromo519

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