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Nice to see

Came in the morning before it was too hot. Had an unusual encounter with a man that made me think I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Memphis, Tennessee
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Good temple grounds in a central 'Thapae Road' locality - with unique massage opportunities

What sets this temple apart from many others in Chiang Mai is that it hasn't started charging... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today I walked past the Temple and decided to have a foot massage. The therapist just went through the motions of rubbing and prodding but never put heart and soul into the job. The good thing was the cool shade and I slept through half...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in the morning before it was too hot. Had an unusual encounter with a man that made me think I had to pay to enter. There is no entrance fee, he turned out to be a tuk tuk driver blocking the way and asking...More

Thank Midtownie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What sets this temple apart from many others in Chiang Mai is that it hasn't started charging people to visit. Many others have and I consider this a sad step - but understandable somewhat - to combat the bus loads of tourists that can descend...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018

I was a bit disappointed that it has been painted so bright, its a very old temple an they look like they have tried to modernize it

Thank bettybooplhatty
Reviewed 17 June 2018

On Tha Pae Road a block east of the Gate, this is a surprisingly quiet and attractive compound. It’s an old site, but the viharn only dates to 1865. The white chedi behind it is from an earlier period. With its overlapping roofs and big...More

Thank blackeaglejim
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Lovely environment and beautiful temples - can you see more of them? dress codes must be observed. Women not allowed into some of the temples. have to pay for all sorts of things. But very beautiful and appealing.

Thank Zubaida R
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Of the many temples in Chang Mai this was well presented and lovely inside. remove your shoes and just enjoy the way it is set out and presented.

Thank 88snow01
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This temple complex is located just outside the Old City - just east of Tha Phae Gate. Although it is located on a busy street, once you enter and are within the high walls, it is as if the outside world ceases to exist. It...More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Cute temple between the night market and the Tha Pae gate. Nice to visit. Free to enter. There are some tourists here but it's not too busy

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We were staying just next to here and walked by frequently. It is small but quite lovely. On NYE there were lots of people sending off lanterns from here. Nice spot for a quick look. We bought our lanterns from here and went to the...More

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