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There is a very special atmosphere here that is to be found under the big trees surrounding this great monk teacher .a worthwhile reason to stop and pay your respects .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KayC1652
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not sure why I even took photos really. Think I'm missing something as find it a bit gross. We went as part of a tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sherbsfamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ornate temple houses the body of Samui most famous mummified monk Loung Pordeang. He died 30 years ago and is still sat in the same meditation position he died in. It seems a bit strange going to view a dead body but there were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank walter d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like temples and some history around the Buddhist culture and religion it is worth a visit. It is easy to find and on the main road and there is no entrance fees but we did make some donations (as many of the temples...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FrancoisT488
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve seen for the first time a mummy in real life and it is amazing. The temple is also beautiful and we say it is a must see in Samui

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank D_A_5524
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Well.. if you come there for the temple, there are some much nicer ones, even on Ko Samui. If you come for the mummy, you might be disappointed as there is not much to see behind the dirty glasses protected it. Not really an attraction.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This place is known for its great creativity. Wat Khunaram is situated at a far distance to the beaches. As you visit this place, you would also see the most famous monk of this temple which is Loung Pordaeng. There are many offerings such as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vacationer824701
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

This review will be kinda biased since I do not understand the 'attraction' part of a dead human being. The place is a temple, beautiful like most temples in Thailand. The main 'attraction' (and also what sets this place aside from most temples) is the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Awesta R
Reviewed 13 September 2018

This rare sight was special, to view a 40 year old body in such a serene place. We visited around 4.30 pm and we were the only people there with another couple. Explanations in English are posted. No entry fees. Meditation can be done in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ger_12
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

I am probably not the first to admit I know little about monks, and certainly won't be the first to say I know little about dead ones either. But the what I have found is that Thais are incredibly respectful people both towards the living...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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