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Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain)

Mae Hia Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 53 248 604
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“big buddha” (8 reviews)
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Mae Hia Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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+66 53 248 604
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US$90 per adult
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the best temples in Chiang Mai, about 30 min by car. Totally worth to visit. Very interesting. Beautiful lighting in the evening.

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We read about doi suthep temple everywhere on the internet. They said if you haven't seen this one, you haven't seen Chiang Mai. Consequently, we went there with a scooter. We were a bit disappointed, especially because we already had been to Bangkok. After this,...More

Thank Anouk W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple not so far form downtown of Chiang Mai, anyway, quiet crowded and many people. in evening really nice view to see the light.

Thank KK123ChiangMai
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice temple best one in chiangmai ,not far from city only 30minutes by car ,if you are looking for take some photos with view point I will really recommend this temple for sure

Thank Pongsak P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice temple with a good view at the surrounding area but it is really touristic up there. It was my first temple with an ATM inside :D... If you have enaugh time in Chiang Mai it is worth to visit. However, if you are...More

Thank Sebastian E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Many people come to pray and ask good spirits at this temple to help them do the right thing success or ark for good luck in love in work. When success they will offer the jasmines flowers to the buddha.

Thank Praphon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there around noon, because apparently there are less visitors. It was really hot tho. No shade cause it’s on the mountain. No entrance fee and nobody checked if you wore long sleeved shirts/pants

Thank pluzio
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chiang mai people tell what is written in the title. They are right! An impressive steep trip by taxi took us overthere in about 25 minutes. The entrance with use of the elevator is 50 baht. Great place to wonder around with a fantastic view...More

Thank eric v
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a perfect place to ride the scooter to and enjoy what this temple has to offer!! Beautiful place and a must to see! Plus the ride up and down the road there are great little places to stop for a bite and drink!!

Thank jetskimechanic
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We took a morning scooter ride up to the mountain top the ride was very pleasant nice and cool. The views from the top are very nice you can see the whole of Chiang Mai that is if the mist was not so thick but,...More

Thank 2mumies
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OlenaSunnyTraveler
11 December 2017|
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Response from Kate B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there was no gates or point of pay its and open area so should be fine
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Lean T
17 June 2017|
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Thank you!! I just came from the temple and came right before sunrise. It was chilly and I was the first one that arrived there and had the whole place to myself before tourists started coming in. Def recommend going right... More
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livinganamae
18 November 2016|
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Response from Ken S | Reviewed this property |
Would recommend booking hotel through one of the online booking sites. I use Agoda but there are several other sites that do the same including Trip Advisor. The same applies to flights. Use either the airline site direct or... More
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