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Big Buddha Phuket

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Soi Yot Sane 1, Chaofa West Road, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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All reviews under construction worth a visit views are amazing free entry cover your shoulders well worth the trip tuk tuk karon beach elephant trekking donation monk tile blessing monument blessed bells phuket
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Reviewed today via mobile

If your on holiday in phuket visit nakkerd hill near chalong.see the big Buddha statue made from marble.you can even get blessed by the Buddha monks while up there.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank philip k
Reviewed today via mobile

Well worth avisit , best to go first thing , or late afternoon toavoid hot sun . No need to book, just have local taxi ( who will wait for you ) an hour theres is efficient , a great experience and nice well priced...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 530kayc
Reviewed yesterday

A fantastic spot and view of surrounding bay, the big Buddha is awe inspiring and the experience is a humbling one, a work in progress you can be a part of. Don't miss this next time on Phuket, also Chalong temple was beautiful and also...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Loveburasari
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly recommended, the view up there is beautiful, specially at dusk. I was lucky enough to see a monkey run around, I was able to sign my name for tourist to see "Richard Wade 2019".

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank waderico
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's a good & calm place. For non Buddhist tourists it's a just beautiful view. This place is very far from patong beach

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GeetanjliGill
Reviewed yesterday

Very interesting to see a very large Buddha this big. Busy place lots and lots of bus tourists. Watched tge Monks chant was different never experienced this before. This is a must see while your in Phuket.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Companion795736
Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked a day tour which included a visit to the Big Buddha. We had caught glimpses of the Buddha whilst driving from the airport to our accommodation. The fact it was clearly visible from so far away meant only one thing. The Big Buddha was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AussieHolidayer1
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not only is it a great giant statue there is the most beautiful views to be taken in. It really is well worth seeing and the Buddist munks are wonderful to see. Take the time to have a tour.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Leonnie K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to look over Phuket. You can see so much from the top of the hill. Great photo opportunity. When this building is completed it will be fantastic. At the moment there are no charges to view this spectacular masterpiece. I guess eventually it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Turtle286
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to the big buddha temple a few days ago, we went around 5pm and waited for sunset. There's a nice walk around the Buddha with plenty to look at, they have little stalls with souvenirs and you can pay 300 baht to personalise...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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8 February 2019|
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Response from vonvoyageButterfly | Reviewed this property |
And also karon beach so crowded not really like so i choose paradise beach less people more private its just far
15 January 2019|
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Response from Tracy D | Reviewed this property |
We negotiated with a driver waiting just outside the dock. Paid an amount for the whole day and they drove us to a number of places, including some shopping, sight seeing and a beach.
28 November 2018|
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Response from gerryclaud | Reviewed this property |
Grab a Tuk Tuk ! t That's what we took up there, the ride was half the fun !