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Mermaid Statue

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Address: Samila Beach, Songkhla, Thailand
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This bronze statue of a mermaid is a prominent symbol and landmark of...

This bronze statue of a mermaid is a prominent symbol and landmark of Songkhla.

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Ferocious Wave

We never going near to the statue because its near the sea, the wind is strong and the wave is too big, really dangerous to the family with really young children. But its a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Amir R
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dorset
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited the Samila beach late afternoon in October and it was very busy with lots of Thai tourists visiting the area. Hard to get a photo of the statue as so many people on the statue taking photos. However very pretty beach with horse rides for the kids. Lot's of stalls selling street food and souvernirs.

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Thank mercerh
Singapore, null, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited it on a rainy day. We thought this to be Holland?? Sitting pretty by the breach, the sea breeze gently rolls the waves of the sea, reaching the sitting mermaid. We took a few close up photos, , a word of caution, the rocks leading to this can be very slippery. Two Thai cowboys came with their pony &... More 

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Thank Texan C
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mermaid is nice statue and symbols for this beach. Need to queue if u wanna take photo because due to crowded tourist.

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Thank Digital n
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315 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's one of those to tick off when in Songkhla. Reminds of Copenhagen, perhaps this is for South East Asia. Get some sand under your feet.

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Thank Wolv3rin3
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9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We never going near to the statue because its near the sea, the wind is strong and the wave is too big, really dangerous to the family with really young children. But its a wonderful experience though and they have a lot of attraction nearby

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok..the mermaid statue is a statue..get the obligatory photo then head off for the leisurely stroll along the local stalls for food and shopping. We loved the pork satays at THB 15 each. Avoid the chickn satays.The coconut ice creams and sweet green mango with chillie flakes are too good

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a must visit place with the beach really fantastic! The statue was memorable and very nicely seated.

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Thank sivabeck
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here a moment for the scenery and breathtaking view. It was really hot and sunny, the sand warmed my feet I couldn't leave my shoes to enjoy it. But the view is paradise.

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Thank dikram
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

They called it the Golden Mermaid but actually it is made from bronze. One of the main attractions in Songkhla. Located on the Samila Beach or Pantai Bismillah in Malay language.

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Thank Mumucuk
Nilai, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Guys , This mermaid statue located at the Samila Beach , where many tourist go there to have a quick breeze of the sea . You can enjoy the coconut ice cream over there for 4 scoops plus the coconut itself , and sticky rice . It was nice to have the ice cream while enjoying the sea view .... More 

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