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Nice wat

The monastery is located in a prime location and it is very easy to find. All buses have a station... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Serbia Belgrade
One of the odlest temple in Chiangmai. along the way to Doi Inthanon.

Wat Phra Tat Si chom thong is the one of the odlest temple in Chiangmai. It's located along the way... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2016
Suratsawadee K
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is a specific place for Vipassana meditation course, They have English instructors who are really helpful and stern to make us follow the rules.There are a private room for doing the meditation. Breakfast and lunch prepared for the visiters who doing meditation. I had...More

Date of experience: October 2017
7  Thank backpacker_society_A
Reviewed 22 February 2018

It was extremely misty when I visited, but I found the site itself to be beautiful. I enjoyed the cooler temperatures and loved the museum on site that detailed the natural resources management issues the region faces. Highly recommend, but check the weather beforehand if...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank GriffinChan
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is the best place for Vipassana meditation, there is English instrutors for non-Thai. There are a private room for do the meditation, breakfast and lunch prepared for the visiters who be hrer for doing meditation.

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank Ltp_BKK
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The monastery is located in a prime location and it is very easy to find. All buses have a station in the parking lot next to the monastery. We are currently running a large work so that gets a lot better appearance, better organized with...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is an old temple with many buildings. There's a very big old tree which is supported by many wooden support. There's a huge copper gong and a huge copper bell that visitors sound for blessings. There's also a tree full of bee hives.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank MCLee2013
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Stunning and Beautiful place with antique temple. Location is not far from town. The place is peaceful. Must come to visit

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Itz Me J
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great retreat temple location with instruction by foreigners for foreigners. 2 visits so far and I'll be back again. Only 1 hour from Chiang Mai. Excellent accommodations for individual retreat. Plan to stay 21 days your first time out. A true Thai working temple with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Marcus C
Reviewed 20 April 2016

If you are interested in authentic Thai Theravada Vipassana meditation, I highly recommend coming to Wat Chom Thong to join the 21 day course. It is possible to stay longer for further retreat after that. The center depends entirely on donations, please contribute accordingly. Metta...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank TravellingAfrican
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Wat Phra Tat Si chom thong is the one of the odlest temple in Chiangmai. It's located along the way to Doi Inthanon national park (58 km. from Chiang Mai). The building are the art of 19th century type of art. - Can visit a...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Suratsawadee K
Reviewed 4 October 2014

This temple is a bit off the beaten track. A private guide drove us there. En route, you'll encounter beautiful views of the countryside and mountains. The temple is located on top of a mountain. There's an ornate temple built in the Lanna style, the...More

Date of experience: September 2014
4  Thank J Lee S
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