This pagoda (chedi) beautifully decorated stands on the rocks along the water on the area of Wat Laem Sor. Covered with countless small yellow tiles, it appears to be gold from a distance. It is located at the southern end of the island in 4170 back from the road between Ban Tale and Ban Pang […]
Formerly one of Samui’s main attractions, this small dilapidated statue is most visited by Buddhist followers. Although in poor condition, “the Coral Buddha” is still revered and is a place of worship for the monks of the temple of Wat Sumret nearby. The only indication is a faded sign on the roadside, easy to miss […]
Supposedly containing a relic of Lord Buddha, the temple facing the entrance of the temple is a popular place of worship. Many traveling shows and even TV stars sometimes use the area visit the temple for their performances. Silangu Wat is located on Route 4169, 1km south of Hin Ta / Hin Yai beach side.
This temple is the home of the “Big Buddha”, the benchmark most famous Samui. Most visitors at one time or another during their stay, come marvel at the grandeur and beauty of this remarkable statue. Visible from several kilometers, even from the air approaching or leaving the island, the image of gold 12 feet high […]