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Wat Tang Sai Temple

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Address: Moo 9 | Thongchai Prachuap Khiri Khan, Bang Saphan 77190, Thailand
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Beautiful and accessible - nice view

Easy access from hotels and town. Very nice view on the sea and on Myanmar. Peaceful wat with beautiful surroundings.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 October 2016
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Easy access from hotels and town. Very nice view on the sea and on Myanmar. Peaceful wat with beautiful surroundings.

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Geelong, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Even if you are not a fan of temples (I am) worth a visit for the view alone. A bit of a climb to get there but not overly difficult. I resort had a driver take us on a 4WD as they said it was too steep for a tuk tuk. Although stunning inside I wasn't 'moved' in the same... More 

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Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This lovely Temple near Ban Krut beach is easily one of the most beautiful wats in Thailand. Situated on top of a hill it provides terrific views in all directions of the beaches and hinterland toward Myanmar. Spotless and well maintained throughout. Only a few other people when I visited. Don't forget to look up at the intricate decorations inside... More 

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Hua Hin, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Wat Thang Sai sitting on the crest of Thong Chai mountain (Khao Thong Chai) at the northern end of Ban Krut beach. Wat Thang Sai temple complex is also called Phra Mahathat Chedi Pakdee Prakas. The Wat complex is surrounded by well kept gardens and a magnificent set of stairs leading down to a giant seated Buddha image situated below... More 

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Knokke, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

The most beautiful temple (wat) I have seen in Thailand. Clean, beautiful fresco and in glass windows pictures. An immense Buddha statue is facing the sea in front of it.

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning temple on a rock/hill. Must see when in this area. The view on the Gulf doesnt get better than this.

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Tierp
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

A wonderful temple and surroundings with beautiful flowers and a great sea view and a great place to spend a few hours at.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

A very nice temple with big Buddha up on the Thongchai Mountain in Bankrut area. Breath-taking view ;)

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Jervis Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

You can see the beauty of the Wat from a distance if walking along Ban Krut beach. We again drove up the very steep road, parking available. You can either take the steps of walk up the road to the foot of the Wat. There are more steps up to the entrance of the Wat. No shoes are to be... More 

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Marazion, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

This Wat is beautiful and well worth a visit. We cycled there and had to get off and push halfway up but when we reached the temple all the effort was worth it.

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