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The Wang Saen Suk Hell Garden

Sai 2 Soi 19, Saen Suk, Chonburi 20130, Thailand
+66 38 381 131
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Local fun place

Statues showing image of the buddhist hell with specific sins listed. It is good to scare the kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
1Monalisa
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Tokyo, Japan
A little run down but interesting

We took a group of six formers here on our way to Pattaya. It was interesting with some weird and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
joannehurley
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London, United Kingdom
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Sai 2 Soi 19, Saen Suk, Chonburi 20130, Thailand
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+66 38 381 131
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"buy bread"
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"interesting place to visit"
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"statues depicting"
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"walked around"
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"unusual experience"
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"feed the fish"
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"worth a visit"
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"free entrance"
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"buddhist temple"
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"day trip"
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"couple of hours"
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"sins"
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"turtles"
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"graphic"
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"pond"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Statues showing image of the buddhist hell with specific sins listed. It is good to scare the kids if they were naughty on that day :D Hard to get there but a lot of fun, mostly local people. We took a taxi from Bangkok, it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a group of six formers here on our way to Pattaya. It was interesting with some weird and gruesome statues depicting hell and earth. We only stayed for 30 minutes. Ideal stop but only a brief stop. Might be a good idea to...More

Thank joannehurley
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Free entry. Was there the second time. Looks like they are under construction because on my first visit About 1 year ago there where more bizzar statues to see

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Probably the strangest attraction I visited in Thailand - took a several hour round trip from Bangkok to Bang Saen just to view this place - worth it? Absolutely. The statues were grotesquely fascinating along with the descriptions of what these poor souls had done...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

...as it was definitely too hot on that day^^. It's hard to stay serious when visiting this grotesque inferno-themed park where you will learn that if you drink too much you will be transformed into a shrimp-headed spirit. Brrrr...

Thank slipkangourou
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Wang Saen Suk Hell Garden is a Buddhist temple with two extraordinary displays. The first is an outside garden filled with statues of Buddha and his followers. It represents Paradise where good people go and are rewarded for their meritorious lives. The other is Hell...More

1  Thank David B
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We took a trip from Bangkok and it was well worth it, it’s a great day trip idea! There’s also other gardens zo walk around, you can feed the fish and lots of turtles... There weren’t any good suggestions how to go here so I...More

Thank anywhereTamara
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Some religions I know of have a morbid side. The Christians have Dante’s Inferno epos or the catacombs in Paris. The Tibetan buddhists have the Tibetan Book Of The Dead and so forth. But these are all books or actual bones. However, yesterday we got...More

Thank Markus M
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

I once again found my way to this unique place. This time I walked around to see it all. The hell statues are interesting enough, but the garden with the chinese statues is also great. It shows how complex the chines believe system is, there...More

Thank Sanukmak555
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

You will learn everything you need to know to be monk. The results of breaking the rules. You really have to read the signs to understand the meaning. Don’t forget to check out the pond. You can buy bread to feed the fishes and turtles....More

Thank rwong1117
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SarahLS630
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Response from rwong1117 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. By bus to bangsaen and from bangsaen you can take the motorcycles to the temple.
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Nang H
7 December 2016|
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Response from Inna B | Reviewed this property |
we made some donation -20-50 THB per person - you can make your own choice.
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