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Quiet and magical place

I went during the low season so there were no one apart from te monks who are living, practicing... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Fujimaytan
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San Francisco, California
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Peaceful...

This cave temple is located in Chiang Dao & is on a mountain. An amazing sight as you climb the 510... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
LarRanTravels
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Flint, Texas
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I went during the low season so there were no one apart from te monks who are living, practicing there. It was magical. Quiet steps that leads to the top is filled with Buddhist phrases, you can stop, sit and meditate for a while. The...More

Thank Fujimaytan
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This cave temple is located in Chiang Dao & is on a mountain. An amazing sight as you climb the 510 steps to the top. It starts out fairly steep but does get easier/better! It is well worth the climb. We visited on a Tuesday...More

Thank LarRanTravels
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The walk to the top is lovely. The steps are not steep and there are plenty of places to rest in the shade. The view at the top is good but not spectacular. Unfortunately there is a pack of dogs at the entrance gate that...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This was a lovely walk -- we went up spontaneously the evening we arrived. It's 501 steps, but they're short ones and not difficult, and there are charming phrases all along -- about not complaining (about 100 steps up) and then about death (300 steps...More

1  Thank CookKim
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This absolutely stunning jungle temple is a must visit. It was peaceful and there were no crowds. Views from the top and of the mountain incredible. Do this as a day trip from Chiang Mai combined with the cave!

Thank olivesandsun
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

It is worth it to climb the more than 500 stairs up to this quiet and beautiful temple in the middle of wonderful nature! The stairs are excellent to walk, as they are quite new and even. You have a stunning view from the top....More

Thank VGerards
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

510 steps with Buddha's wisdom words. The view is very nice and it's quiet & peaceful. Not many people seem to know about this area.

Thank Angie M
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Long stairs lead to the quiet temple. Great place to enjoy soaking up of beautiful scenery of green forests and listening birds' songs. Very nice atmosphere.

Thank br0vis
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We got up early and caught a red truck up here and watched the monks blessing their breakfast. You have to be up there before 8am, so one for the early risers. Also girls, dress "modestly" no shorts or you will have to don a...More

Thank SuzannahA
Reviewed 11 November 2017

It is peaceful and serene temple. I nearly give up at 250 steps but someone has encouraged me to continue. At the top of the cave temple has beautiful view. Excellent for meditation and praying. Worth to visit.

Thank Suchada S
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