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Laem Sor Pagoda

Laem Sor Road, Ko Samui, Thailand
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We visited on a rainy day...

We visited this Pagoda on a rainy day during a private shore excursion from our cruise ship. Had... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2015
New York City, New York
Golden pagoda stunning on the beach with a monastery area. There is a prominent monk statue there.

Nice view. If you want to see a nice making a merit for Buddhism. Just come here and shrine pagoda... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2015
Surat Thani, Thailand
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This beach-front chedi may be the most beautiful place on the island.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
28 Nov 2016
“Beautiful place close to the beach”
3 weeks ago
Laem Sor Road, Ko Samui, Thailand
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

We visited this Pagoda on a rainy day during a private shore excursion from our cruise ship. Had the weather been better, we would have been in a far better position to appreciate the location at the beach. Nevertheless, it is something that I'd recommend...More

Thank Staten_Islander
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Nice view. If you want to see a nice making a merit for Buddhism. Just come here and shrine pagoda by make a wish.

Thank maitipakorn
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Not the most awesome temple on koh samui but definitly worth a visit if you are nearby or you can sparea few minutes on your tour around the island. The golden Pagoda is very nice to look at because it is right next to water,...More

Thank Kevin E
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Please dress properly and show respect because the pagoda is sacred and local people still do prayer there. The pagoda is surrounded by the beach, both very beautiful. Worth a visit!

2  Thank Natania P
Reviewed 25 August 2014

This temple is on the southern coast of Ko Samui. Rather removed from everywhere else, it requires determination to get to it. But it is worth it. Located on a really quiet stretch of beach overlooking the water, it is a beautiful temple definitely worth...More

2  Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 21 August 2014

The Pagoda is difficult to find, so it would be best to either have a very detailed map or a local driver (we had the latter). The Pagoda gives you a lovely view over the Island and you will find yourself mostly alone there. The...More

Thank KyFlynn
Reviewed 24 August 2012

After a little bit of hunting for this Pagoda we finally manged to find it (the maps arent great!) it is really beautiful and situated right on the beach. Once you have wandered around and had your fill of cultre you can walk right along...More

2  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Laem Sor Pagoda is absolutely stunning. Well out of the way down in the South of Koh Samui but worth a visit. The views out to sea are beautiful and it's a striking Pagoda, shining bright yellow in the sun. When we went the monks...More

1  Thank xx x
Reviewed 12 July 2012

This place is indeed a hidden gem on Samui. Its located on the southern spot on the island. Can perhaps be dificult to find withouth a good road map or a local driver. Its a totally relaxed place without other tourist and an absolute fantastic...More

1  Thank 00Lars00
Reviewed 22 June 2012

We did the Laem Sor Pagoda as part of a day trip visiting temples and religious sites along the south coast of Koh Samui, hiring a taxi for about 1500 bht ($48) for the trip (3-4 hours). Wat Laem Sor lies at the most southerly...More

4  Thank lisaannem
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