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Wat Phra Thong, Thep Krasattri

#4 of 20 in Historic Sites in Phuket
Church · Hidden Gem · Monument
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  • One of the most important temples in Phuket built 270 years ago located north of the island. Fascinating tale behind the gold Buddha statue was that during the siege of Thalang the Burmese army...  more »
  • Interesting enough if you happen to be around. The place is less busy with people than other temples like Chalong. Peaceful and relaxed place. You might spot a monk if you’re lucky ;)  more »
  • Possibly the only Buddha idol in the that is apparently half buried . Devotees worship here with great reverence and respect. A museum nearby houses interesting artefacts ,but has nothing spiritual about it, except some ancient manuscripts.
  • Golden Buddha temple is one of the must see places in Phuket, nice serine environment, peaceful place with half submerged golden Buddha statue in centre, you can visit this place on the way from airport to patong beach

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