A very quiet temple on the central road of Samui. Even though many temples are alike, each has its own personality and history. The houses next to the monks of the temples are often of interest, some of which are old style. The place is usually very quiet, unless there is a ceremony or a […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]