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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 small donation worth a visit views are amazing free entry well worth the trip cover your shoulders tuk tuk karon beach elephant trekking monk tile blessing monument blessed bells phuket
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Reviewed yesterday

Very inspirational place. Well worth to visit! Climb up the hill was a bit of adventure by car and foot. Kids enjoyed the nature and adults were patient enough to manage through the process.... Amazing views from the top

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alex N
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Each time I have visited Big Buddha at Phuket it has been different.The energy,peace and the Vibrations are So positive they charge my batteries and want me to come once again as each time I take back with me one more learning while Meditating there.I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tilaknanda
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were in Phuket at the time Pabuk hit and we were double minded if we should go in this heavy rain or not and am glad we went. The sheer size takes you off the floor. And I still remember the feeling as it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EvaMukhija
Reviewed yesterday

One of the most wonderful things about Thailand is their religion and culture. In visiting Big Buddha and immersing yourself in the Buddhist religion it is not only a relaxing cultural experience, but it shows you are taking an interest in Thailand and its most...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank graeme r
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well worth it your. Our tour guide Nurse was very patient. She explained everything to us. Thoroughly enjoyed tgevouting

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Camper677284
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing chance to see some Thai culture. Third largest Buddha in Thailand and stunning views over Phuket - definetly worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Babalas150
Reviewed yesterday

This was an amazing experience, the view from the top is just out of this world. Plenty to see, would suggest this be done in the morning before it gets too hot

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sharon D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We drove up to see the Big Buddha early in the morning (0900) and found parking an no crowds. You have a great view of Phuket from here and can see both the east and west coast. It is definitely worth a trip to see...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cfl3077
Reviewed 2 days ago

There isn't much here - except Big Buddah - but that's worth making the trip. This Big Buddah is really impressive. Like most religious sites in Thailand, people should dress modestly and cover up their shoulders, and women must cover their legs (men can wear...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank adamgbass12
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walked around the Big Buddha. Nice view. Buddha itself was well maintained. Area around the Buddha very commercial but access free.

Date of experience: January 2019
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ANNB2014994
15 January 2019|
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Response from Smeitink | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the answers, just take a taxi and ask the price upfront.
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RupsyNitinChawla
27 November 2018|
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Response from anton1453 | Reviewed this property |
We called for a “grab”! We payed 600 tbh, driver waited for us until we were ready to go home again! We were able to keep our heavy backpacking backs in his car! A safer and better way to get there? :)
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RupsyNitinChawla
27 November 2018|
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Response from Scenic66062354121 | Reviewed this property |
I'd suggest a taxi. Confirm price before you set off. It should be around 600 Baht each way. If you are wanting them too Stay and wait for you... it may be good to agree on a price for a block of time. Doing this would... More
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