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Must Visit Wat Samphran !!!!!

I visited Wat Samphran in February 2016 during Lunar New Year period. I told my Thais friends about... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Jurong East, null, Singapore

Wat Samphran - the Dragon Temple Bring a map of Nathon Pathom district (where the Cadet Police... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
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Nakhon Chai Si Rd., Sam Phran 73110, Thailand
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

I visited Wat Samphran in February 2016 during Lunar New Year period. I told my Thais friends about Wat Samphran Dragon Temple and we took a half day driving trip there on Sunny Sunday. Not difficult to find Wat Samphran as you can see Dragon...More

1  Thank BMWCHOY
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Wat Samphran - the Dragon Temple Bring a map of Nathon Pathom district (where the Cadet Police Academy is) & a picture of the Dragon Temple. If you can make it on a Sunday, you can climb up thro the Dragon... Take the BTS to...More

1  Thank sekjr0521
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This site is about 40miles west of Bangkok. There is no bus, there may be a van - not sure cuz I couldn't find one. There might be one now. Ask where the vans are that take you to Arutthaya. People will recognize that -...More

9  Thank sekjr0521
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Even though the temple ground and the tower are an odd sight I wouldn't recommend going here. On the ground we were met by a rather vicious dog which I had to scare away with a stick. The grounds themselves are messy, there is broken...More

4  Thank Martin M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

40km (25miles) west of Bangkok is something unbelieveable! Take the BTS Line to the end - Bang Wa! Get off and go right for about a block, and look for a taxi. Tell him where you want to go. A picture will help, or even...More

4  Thank Sekjr
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the temple on Sunday. The temple was not crowded. The dragon was impressive. However we can't go to the top because of the electricity problem. We went to the top floor of the building nearby to take pictures. The people were friendly.

1  Thank BangkokSachse
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Hidden in a small place next to bangkok. It costs me 350 to go and back was 400. With taxi:) it took 40 minutes. I was totally alone at the temple. Friendly people, happy kids and awesome sightseeing. If you have plenty of time in...More

1  Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 21 February 2017

More like a circus grounds or an amusement park than a temple, Wat Samphran features a 17-story pink tower with a gigantic dragon encircling it, with its head protruding from the top of the tower. Visitors actually scale the tower, climbing inside the bowels ("gut")...More

3  Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Although it is a landmark building visible well from the highway, it is quite difficult to find. That is probably the reason why it is not frequented by tourists. Beneath the amazing temple tower structure with the coiled dragon around it - there is an...More

Thank pierremichelshanghai
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The dragon that coils around the temple is certainly one of the main attraction of the place. You enter via the main entrance which is shaped like a turtles mouth and into a dark cave whereby there is a foot of Buddha for worshipping. On...More

2  Thank IvanS225
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13 October 2016|
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Response from Sekjr | Reviewed this property |
WHO's question am I answering? I don't have a clue. There are no guidelines on what to do here. I didn't even know someone asked me a question directly. If this is staff from Samphron - yes - I have a need to talk to... More
9 September 2016|
Response from Sekjr | Reviewed this property |
THere is no bus. No train. Taxi only.Read my earlier post on how I got there...
24 May 2016|
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