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Nice unique place

Very friendly people, they accept all tourists. Nice English staffs. English reception... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Peaceful

This temple is very peaceful, I was there on the meditation course. Starting my day with early... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very friendly people, they accept all tourists. Nice English staffs. English reception staff. Search ‘ WDCReception ‘ on Facebook, Twitter and make appointment with free super friendly staffs. Take BTS train from Chit Lom (E1) to last station such as Mo Chit - Chatuchak (N8)...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

My group stopped here because it was on the way to Ayutthaya. We didn't realize how big the place was, and we were required to take a 1.5 hour tour. Two lovely ladies accompanied us on the tour and explained much about the religion, but...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Impressive big hall and meditating centre. Place has not much to do with a traditional Thai Wat (temple). The building is huge and modern, nice to view. Not much worth traveling for a lot.

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This temple is very peaceful, I was there on the meditation course. Starting my day with early morning alm, offer food to the monks, follow with meditation during 9-10.30 am and offer lunch for monks during 11 am. Afternoon session, started at 2 pm until...More

2  Thank RachelS6338
Reviewed 6 July 2018

They have a special arrangement for foreign tourists who visit Wat Phra Dhammakaya. Very friendly staff and well organized. The environment in the premises gives calm and peaceful serenity away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Thank Diani A
Reviewed 26 February 2018

I have been traveling to Wat Phra Dhammakaya for many years and the reason I go back is because of the feelings that this Temple inspires in me and the people who attend. Although it is very large in area, the structures are beautifully designed...More

3  Thank sjeffrey04
Reviewed 20 February 2018

This is a huge temple complex. Really impressive campus as long as you don't mind walking. It is a lil' ways outside of Bangkok, so you'll need a taxi (or tuk-tuk) to get there. I would recommend going in the late afternoon so you can...More

1  Thank batsauce
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This place is very peaceful, more than 2000 monks with respected each other's. I also joined there event on the new year celebration on the alms on the 1st of January 2018.

Thank beautyfulplanet
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This temple is worlds largest meditation Center,beautifully built, well landscaped & well maintained. A very serene place, We were welcomed by 2 young ladies, Ms Chanchana & Ms Fhai, & a young gentleman Mr.Chinnapat Srikomut ever so polite & courteous. We were taken on a...More

Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Wat Phra Dhammakaya is by far the most influential Buddhist temple in Thailand, the world's most populous Theravada Buddhist country, with an estimated 10 million followers drawn from meditation centers across the nation's 77 provinces, university Buddhist clubs and many other layers of Thai society.

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Lakmini W
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Response from sjeffrey04 | Reviewed this property |
It is not absolutely necessary to wear all white clothing, although many people do. I have worn white tops with darker bottoms, and some young people wear jeans and tops. So light soft colors are fine. And dress modestly... More
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Romesh A
25 July 2018|
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Most of the time, because I don’t speak Thai, I take a taxi and they are still quite reasonable. The Wat is quite a distance from the city of Bangkok and you can take the sky train from the city to just around Don Muang... More
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17 March 2018|
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Response from sjeffrey04 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Generally, when I go to the Temple, I stay in one of the condos that are right inside the Temple grounds(for a long stay), or in one of the houses that rents single rooms right at the Temple. However, the best hotel... More
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