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Khao Chakan Temple

The temple in the mountains, monkeys. Good prices at the market everything was here. I thought it... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Mahlon J
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Moranbah, Queensland, Australia
via mobile
Interesting Wat and cliff cave

This place is very close to Sakaeo on the road south to Chantaburi about 20 minutes out of Sakaeo... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2016
BredburyBlue
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bangkok
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7 Feb 2018
“Monkeys”
16 Mar 2017
“Beware!”
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Tambon Khao Chakan, Khao Chakan 27000, Thailand
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Monkeys were everywhere. We climbed on the route and halfway the monk wanted us to kneel. Blessing with water and bells. Upward was a hole with interesting view. Stairs were not stable.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Samate
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Definitely worth the climb of steps and as I got to the first level there was a monk who was very pleasant and we talked for quite a while, his English is quite good and likes to practice with us, he lives there every day....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank desi d
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Nice quiet temple in the middle of the mountain. Only 2 monks there, they were very nice and talk to me about this temple history.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The temple in the mountains, monkeys. Good prices at the market everything was here. I thought it was great. The true culture of Thailand lives here.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Mahlon J
Reviewed 4 April 2016

This place is very close to Sakaeo on the road south to Chantaburi about 20 minutes out of Sakaeo, very easy to find (you'll see three big mountain peaks on your left side). Parking is good. Monkeys everywhere - don't go if you are scared...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank BredburyBlue
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I tripped over this place on my way to Aranyaprathet but I went back and spent a morning cycling around it and it is stunning place to visit and costs nothing to see in the many caves and wonderful rock formations . If you are...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

good stop and chance for some excecise after hours in the car, stairs lead up to the cave with a couple of shrines high up in the hill, last part to the sightseeing spot quite steep : careful!

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank multiflyer
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Khao Chakan is located in Khao Chakan Sub-district next to Wat Tham Khao Chakan. It is a limestone mountain with three peaks of which the highest peak is 240 meters above sea level. Khao Chakan is the middle peak and stands between Khao Ming and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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