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Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)

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This temple complex not only serves as a religious site for the monks who live and worship there, but also features a maze of natural caves in an overgrown jungle valley where stone tools, pottery remains and the mold for making Buddha footprints...more
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Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
+66 87 889 5600
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tips: - Rent a motorbike for the day from Krabi and go here, less than a 15min drive. Typical rental is 200 baht a day. - Wear trainers. It's a lot of steps and your feet need as much support as possible. Quite a few...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

we rent a bike trip from 89cafe in town to here by 500 baht for half day It's good trip nice view and hard step up hahaha

Thank saraeter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views at the top were amazing. The one way trip was about 40 minutes. The stairs were steep. You could see the mountains, Krabi town, and bays at the top. We arrived at the temple at 4 PM and left at 6:30 PM. The...More

Thank BangkokSachse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The steps up in the mountins to this viewpoint is Killing ... (about 1257 steps and 309 m straight up) but when you up there it is the most breathtaken view you ever seen for shure Take water with you and go there in the...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tiger cave or Tiger temple same name, I bring costumer to top mountain 1,237 stet, good view from top mountain

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing view even though it rained once we reached the top but that climb yeah... IT IS NOT EASY. I took my time but because we were part of a tour we only had 1.5hours to do it. On the way up I didn’t even...More

Thank YeeshRose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my wife at about 10 am. We took the thai bus from ao nang to krabi, and since we where the only ones left on it when we reached krabitown the driver drove us all the way to the tempel (cost us 150each)....More

Thank woodisto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A magic place round krabi! It's not that easy to reach the top. You have to climb 1260 stairs some of them are really really high! But when you're arrived you see the world!

Thank alessiomorellato
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got up early and took a cab. Got there 30 minutes before sunrise had enough light to climb. Needed more rests but did not want miss sunrise so it took us about 30 minutes. Tough but worth it for a work out bring water!

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is situated on the top of the mountain view is beautiful, can take a picture of the panorama view around the stairs 157 step, a rail up. If you. Come here you will love it. There are relics in the very, very tall...More

Thank Niw_Dominic
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8 November 2018|
Response from RDHNorthernVA | Reviewed this property |
Not sure - we arrived around 8:30 am and it was open
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2 September 2018|
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Response from 420FussyEater | Reviewed this property |
They do not allow your to show off much skin I.e arms and legs closed but you will be fine in shorts amd a tshirt, its all about respect really they find it rude to be showing your knees etc
20 August 2018|
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Response from 420FussyEater | Reviewed this property |
I didn't have a drone with me unfortunately, the shots would be epic from there. I seen no signs to say this wasnt allowed which were on certain beaches etc, I think you would be fine and if not just donate a tiny bit cash... More