Wat Phu Khao Noi, Ko Pha Ngan

#18 of 26 in Historic Sites in Surat Thani Province
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Wat Phu Khao Noi offers serenity to locals and tourists who come here to meditate and improve their wellbeing. Considered to be the oldest temple on the island founded by Buddhist monks in the 15th century, it features a 10 m (33 ft) main pagoda surrounded by eight smaller ones--all built in different architectural styles. All visitors are welcome to join lessons on Buddhism, taught in English as well. Make Wat Phu Khao Noi a centerpiece of your Ko Pha Ngan vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Ko Pha Ngan tour itinerary app.
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  • This is the oldest temple on Koh Phangan situated just behind Thong Sala and is very easy to find. This is one of the many great viewpoints on the island and the monks are usually only around in the....  more »
  • A very local Wat for sure. Monks, and the dog, were very chilled. I particularly liked the stupa, which is the oldest part of the complex. It definitely had some blessing powers.  more »
  • Very quiet historical wat definitely worth a visit
  • there is nothing inside.. and very hard

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