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Wat Kaew Ko Wararam

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Address: Issara Road, Pak Nam, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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A picturesque Wat with unique white facade As with most wat in Thailand, the main building is the most decorated structure. A lot of people would compare this with the famous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Kuala Lumpur
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Kuala Lumpur
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A picturesque Wat with unique white facade As with most wat in Thailand, the main building is the most decorated structure. A lot of people would compare this with the famous White Temple in Chiang Rai. The color is similar, but it is totally different in architecture The staircase that leads to the main building is simple awesome as backdrop... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small temple is located not far away from Vogue Department Store. Its entrance is on another road, opposite from the weekend night market. There is a guesthouse next to this Wat’s entrance. There are stairs and dragon's sculpture leading you up to the Wat located on the hill. The interior of the Wat is beautiful. We felt peaceful once... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Look new and well keep, very clean. We went on the first day of songkran, thought there will be a prayer or something but it's seem a bit quiet. But it's a nice visit, not so big. Only need 15 - 20 mins of your time.

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Hadleigh, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is just a short walk from the Vogue Shopping Center and is so cool considering it's all white! There are lots of stray dogs floating around though which is fine if you don't mind dogs! Just make sure you're suitably dressed!!

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Thank Josh R
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here this evening as it is only a 6 minute walk from my Hostel. Very small Wat compared to others that I've visited recently but beautiful all the same. There are some pieces of writing outside of the Wat discussing the history I believe but this is only in Thai so could not be sure what it said. Also... More 

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Helensvale, Australia
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Worth viewing this Wat, located right in town opposite the weekend markets. Beautiful dragons carved on the hand rails.

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Thank suelovesholidays
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This temple is free to visit. It sits up a hill and there is a beautiful staircase with dragons. There is a nice view of the city at the top.

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Thank Suzie1319
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Small temple in the town with beautiful architecture. Great place to sit and relax and pay respect to the Buddha.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

I do get a bit "templed-out" sometimes when I'm travelling, let's face it, you've seen one temple and you've seen the blueprint for all the others! But there was something about this one that really got me.....take a visit and a mooch around the place. Visit via the steps on the road where Vogue dept store is, it's a much... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Visited this temple just be shopping at the weekend night market at Krabi Town. Our purpose was for shopping but never knew there was a temple nearby. We climbed up the stairs to top and took great photos. You should visit this temple just before your shopping. The night market is right across the temple.

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