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Wat Phra That Cho Hae

Tambon Cho Hae, Phrae, Thailand
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Temple sacred to Thai people born in the year of the Tiger

This is a sacred and popular temple to Thai people and there were a lot of visitors on my second... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
rohansourjah
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Greater Sydney, Australia
Impressive temple

This is a large and wealthy temple ( I counted over a hundred donation boxes) and perfectly... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Wingfield73
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

This is a sacred and popular temple to Thai people and there were a lot of visitors on my second visit. The intricate and beautiful work adorning the window and door surrounds is stunning. An old stupa is behind the temple and is 33 metres...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is a large and wealthy temple ( I counted over a hundred donation boxes) and perfectly maintained. The signs of wealth begin on the outside walls of the temple grounds set with hundreds of gilded carved (or cast) metal panels Although it is on...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

The place is the sacred place that people in Phrae always worship. The place is beautiful and attractive place for tourists and traveller. The place is quite hot when it's in summer time. I recommend to visit this place during winter.

Thank Eddie S
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is the most sacred temple in Phrae province. The people who were born on Zodiac year of tiger usually come here for praying and making merit but other people of other zodiac years are welcome.

Thank Apichai L
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The pagoda housed the hair relics of Lord Buddha and is the pagoda believe to be a guardian of those who are born during the year of the tiger. Near the main entrance after the stairs, there is the most sacred Buddha statute called Phra...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

The impressive step entrance might put you off seeing, but there is an elevator which makes it much easier. The temple is beautiful and the covering of brass is very impressive especially in the sunlight. It was fasinating to see the visitors putting coins in...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We recommend to come here for a visit. A hundred steps to go up. You will see architecture of North style. We came here for a wish and were not disappointed.

Thank AnNiEPoPi
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

I ad not much time to visit this place, but I was very impress. All holy atmosphere with the northern-Thai music made me feel so good and relax.

Thank Phanuwat K
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is very nice temple in Phrae. Large grounds, and lots to see. Up on the hill. Definitely worth seeing while in Phrae

1  Thank Frank J
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Another of Thailands attractive Temples, this is a must for those born in the year of the Tiger, at least thats what I was told by my Thai Partner. We went mid week and it was uncrowded and very peaceful, a charming place.

1  Thank Peter J
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