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Wat Photivihan Sleeping Buddha

Kampung Jambu | Tumpat, Tumpat 16200, Malaysia
+60 9-719 3019
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The statue.

Again, the statue. The problem is, the statue does not look as good as the sitting Buddha. Less... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mohamed A
Biggest Sleeping Buddha 🙏

Buddha very large good for pass by to pray. Small temple Entrance have small hawker let you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emily L
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“free entrance” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Kampung Jambu | Tumpat, Tumpat 16200, Malaysia
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+60 9-719 3019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Again, the statue. The problem is, the statue does not look as good as the sitting Buddha. Less detailed. But for a private reason, I like the concept of the sleeping/leaning Buddha. I recommend for a visit. Don't forget to watch the Koi fish and...More

Thank Mohamed A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Buddha very large good for pass by to pray. Small temple Entrance have small hawker let you drink/eat Coconut.

Thank Emily L
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Wat Photivihan is an interesting place at Tumpat/Kelantan/Malaysia(the most Islamic state).No entrance fee,peaceful environment,We had our lunch after walk around,thai food at corner side is worth to try and the price are reasonable too!

Thank Choo N
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

free entrance, interesting to see & big applause for harmonic co-existence of buddhism temple in Malaysia most Islamic state of Kelantan.

Thank tq_lim
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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Just visit the place from TripAdvisor review. The place is well maintain, clean, during my visit are not busy. Is just beside the main road. Can stop by to have a look if passby.

Thank Bong C
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

1st Visit and amaze with the architecture of the temple. Serene with the forest surroundings it....There a few stalls selling foods there which are quite reasonable...

Thank KenYap55
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Supposedly the largest reclining Buddha statue in Malaysia.!Unique Thai influenced architecture in the predominantly Muslim majority' state. Shown a great deal of diversity and religion tolerance in Malaysia.

Thank KC T
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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

To see it was indeed awesome. You feel great to pay homage infront of such an impressive monument. Do not forget to make a donation for the upkeeping of the place.

Thank GAN L
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

a bit sceptical to go there..but my 2 sons insisted to visit it..i googled but not much information to gain. went there today...it was awesome. .beautiful. ..peaceful..love to be there. no entrance fee...i had visited one of the famous temple in phnom penh and all...More

Thank castiel21
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Although is public holiday on the day visit, but not much visitors. We love it because here is very peaceful environment. Not much decorations for tourists, feel "original" too. Overall, worth to spend half an hour here.

Thank Tee_Malacca
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