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Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Lokayasutharam)

Phratuchai Subdistrict, Ayutthaya 13000, Thailand
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Phratuchai Subdistrict, Ayutthaya 13000, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this place own my own. I started my journey from the ruins in the east. The road to and from this site is not secured if you go on foot. Ask local people for direction. Then you will meet a peaceful buddha statue....More

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on a tour that brought us here and it made my day. It's a beautiful structure on its own, but being I loved Street Fighter II growing up, to see something that inspired one of the levels thrilled me.

Thank Dustin A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning temple, lovely history (id recommend going with a tour guide or at least reading up beforehand to ensure you are aware of the site's significance!)

Thank Katy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's just a quick stop, because there isn't much else to see here, but it's an amazing Buddha. In many ways I prefer this one to the large gold one in Bangkok because this one is in the open air, so you can get a...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you come here at dusk the light makes the orange cloth, wrapped around the reclining Buddha, seem brighter. Also the crowds have usually dissipated by then, and it feels quite serene. There are also smaller ruins near this buddha that are worth looking at....More

Thank Ina P
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Not too far from wat sri san phet. There's a long giant Buddha statue under renovation, took a quick photo and left after five minutes~ there's not much else to look around here

Thank wootaekwon
Reviewed 10 July 2017

If you are looking for super amazing things to do in Thailand, then temple visits is not your thing. There is nothing actually super special about this Buddha. It's like a very big Buudha lying in the centre of a field. However, if you are...More

Thank Jazper J
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The lying Buddha is really impressive. The rest of the surrounding ruins are not in good shape anymore. But being part of the historical part, it is worth a stop. Beware of old ladies trying to sell you fake gold leafs or flowers to put...More

Thank eric v
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

If you can't fit it in to your day don't feel disappointed .. it's nothing spectacular .. we rode or bikes over which was pleasant - there are a few souvenir ships located close by

Thank 63Simone74
Reviewed 3 July 2017

It is plain and unremarkable. The reclining Buddha is in the open and the entire area looks neglected and not well maintained. Be prepare to be approached by vendors selling flowers to be offered at the alter of the Buddha. A write up of the...More

Thank ykh_malaysia
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