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Wat Khao Rang

Wichit Subdistrict, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
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Beautiful Temple

A another beautiful temple atop a hill outside Phuket town. We went mid-afternoon and took a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CptGirl68
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Beautiful temple

We took a trip out on a local tuk-tuk. This is a beautiful temple on top of the hill. What we did... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
ecsonza
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Wichit Subdistrict, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A another beautiful temple atop a hill outside Phuket town. We went mid-afternoon and took a tuk-tuk from Kata Beach which was about a 30 min ride. There were hardly any people around, our tuk-tuk offered to wait for us, however when we exited he...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We took a trip out on a local tuk-tuk. This is a beautiful temple on top of the hill. What we did like is that there weren't too many people so it was quiet and we were able to wander around and enjoy our visit.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Arrived at Wat Khao Rang at 9.30 am no coaches we nearly had the temple all to ourselves so different to Wat Chalong it was a very quiet with a nice serene no pushy coach trippers. There is quiet a few step so would be...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Well just like other temples it's free to enter and yes there's a dress code just as the others, and they do provide free coverups for the ladies or men for that matter. The thing that makes this temple stand out is that it's on...More

Thank Shannon083
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Walked by as I was walking to get to top of hill. Impressive looking golden Buddha statute on the hill. There were a few tourists when I walked by

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Very peaceful. I can see this would be an excellent place for the faithful to pray. From a tourist viewpoint, to me, it is OK without being remarkable. Without wishing to be unkind or offending people, Wat Khao Rang is not dissimilar to other temples....More

Thank arbruse
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Wat Khao Rang is a small but absolutely beautiful Wat and a peaceful place to pray. There were only 2 other people present other than the Monks when we visited. The people were lovely and extremely welcoming Although not nearly as big as 'Big Buddha'...More

Thank Rochey01
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

The more I travel around Phuket area I cannot seem to see enough of the ornate and beautiful temples that the Buddhist have built.......there are so many caves with Buddahs in its amazing that the passion and spirituality of a nation is visually extra ordinary....More

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Reviewed 9 May 2017

This was the first stop on our day trip ionto Phuket Town. I had not been to this temple before & i was glad to visit this time. Very peaceful place to pray & you can make offerings as well. The people there were happy...More

Thank 3406E
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

If you have an experienced guide, which we did with Chaya of Phuket Heritage Cultural Tours - Meet the People, it is very interesting to hear the history and how it operates, rather than just viewing. It is not large, but the architecture and interior...More

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