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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ko Samui is a beautiful place that has a large number of eye-pleasing places. One of them is the Secret Buddha Garden. This is an old garden that was made in 1976 by Nim Thongsuk who was a hardworking farmer. He took long years to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ddboat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing time to spend half day.The secret garden is hidden away from prying eyes, and is tucked into the hills of Samui’s interior. It is closely guarded by the most unusual trove of statues that you may ever see. The garden is surrounded by lush...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our friends and I traveled here on our second to last day. We had a good time! If you aren’t aware there is an entrance fee/admission fee of 80 baht I believe. We had a great time going through the garden. Someone near the front...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank blackandreamarie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited as part of a tour. Steep walk down the steps but easily manageable. Could spend ages here taking the sheer scale of it in. Mammoth amount of work. Small shop at the entrance.

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

Beautiful hidden, amazing experience. One of the most obvious attractions at the Secret Buddha Garden is the presence of many different statues in strikingly different poses. A number of animal statues have been erected at the garden, perhaps to depict attachment to the natural environment....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dotin1987
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful site to visit. Very peaceful. Easy access by car. Possible to go by foot but it is a long hike. Perfect activity for a cloudier day. Can be seen in 10 minutes but is enjoyable to stay for much longer. Makes great photos. 80...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Laurence_Princesse
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We were staying close by so it wasn't a big deal to come here, but I wouldn't recommend anyone travel far to come here. We found it quite dark and a bit eerie and were in and out in under 10 minutes. There was nothing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BonLov
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

80baht for a 5 min slippery walk among concrete sculptures and concrete houses. Completely pointless and not worth spending your money here. Nothing secret here. Total scam.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kristian K
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

A must visit place if you have a means of transportation at your disposal. Really pleasant ride up and back with terrific views of the island. The garden itself is surreal, and extremely photogenic. Tip: Don't forget to carry mosquito repellent or you'll rush out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AyushA334
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We rode our Yamaha N-Max Scooter up the Mountain which (I can assure you) is not for the faint hearted after quite a lot of rain the previous day. 80 baht entry. Clean toilets and a little shop for Coffee, drinks & snacks. It was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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We were there in 30 minutes and that was enough for us.
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It’s easy to rent a bike, but sometimes they keep your passport under the time and sometimes are the rent expensive so go around and look first. In Thailand are they driving on the left side, so no. It’s not hard. But it’s... More
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