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Wat Chalong, Phuket

Wat Chalong - Phuket, Thailand
Wat Chalong
Off Chao Fah Tawan Tok, Phuket, Thailand 83130Map
Chalong District
+66 76 211 036
Neighborhood: Chalong Bay
Overview

Located on the outskirts of Phuket Town, Wat Chalong is the largest and most visited Temple of the area. Featuring a gilt statue of Luang Por Chaem and Luang Por Chuang, the temple is considered one of the most beautiful on the island. Chaem and Chuang are monks known for their heroic effort in helping quell the Chinese Coolie rebellion of 1876. The temple has impressive architecture and gives great insight on Buddhism and its practices. For a peace of mind and Thai history lesson, visit this sacred spot.

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