Hike uphill to reach Wat Khao Chedi, a Chinese-Thai-style pagoda whose golden facade glitters in the sunlight. The temple reflects Srivijaya architecture and overlooks the area, offering excellent vistas of the bay and villages nearby. Take a turn around the temple to view the sculptures and monuments of Buddha. Refreshingly untouristy, the spot makes a perfect place to meditate in peace. Take a look at our Taling Ngam trip builder website to schedule your visit to Wat Khao Chedi and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Wat Khao Chedi Reviews
We climbed the many steps to the temple and as the many photos show it’s an interesting place to visit. There are magnificent views from the terraces and you can even hear the surf coming over the... more »
Makes a good half-day trip together with a nearby Laem Sor Pagoda. We continued from the pagoda along the beach and found a nice secluded beach bar and restaurant with hammocks, solid meal and nice... more »
Peaceful place for a rest! The view is wonderful! Make sure to have a bike with good power in it, otherwise go by foot from the steep rise.
Lovely temple up the hill KOH SAMUI is a wonderful destination to rejuvination
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