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Beautiful Temple - Wat Klong Son

Wat klong son is one of the most beautiful and charming site in koh chang. It is a religious and spiritual place like thousands of other temples present all over the world where the religious people perform their typical religious rituals and activities. In the eves, monks are seen performing the spiritual activities and worshipping their lord. It is situated just before the Dan-may pier in Baan klong nonsi. Turn for the sea at the crossing on the highway. You need to dress well which should be worn during temple visits.

The Buddish natives and the people from all over the world are welcomed here. Wat klong son has a beautiful building in which the religious and cultural colors are clearly evident. The place is famous for its ancient values and is visited by the visitors from all over the world. There are many superstitious beliefs associated with the temple as well and people seem to strictly believe and associated towards them. Along the building, there is a market that has colorful and eye catching stuff that attract the people. The temple is a sacred place and there are many rules and regulations followed by the natives to keep its nobility high. The visitors are also supposed to be ethical and modest to maintain the dignity of this holy place. The dress need to be decent and body should be covered, it is a respect element so whenever you visit, do keep it in your mind. Putting the shoes off before entering the building is also important otherwise you will be seen with criticizing eyes.


Any place related to religion has some kind of peace in itself. The beliefs of people make the place worthy, sacred and holy. Similar are the mosques that Muslims use as a place of worship all over the world. Temples have immense value in many religions and this value cannot be denied. The buildings show the class of Asian architecture that is unique in its colors and making.


Wat klong son is an excellent place to visit. This place has not only beautiful for its natural beauty but, the people of that place are also very kind hearted. If anyone is fond of places like this, he should visit this temple too. The temple show the designs of ancient people and also, the history of people lived in these places.


The temple is located on a beautiful site. There are many resorts including expensive hotels to affordable villas that can be chosen with your choice and according to your pocket capacity. The people around the temple are always in smiling faces and pleasant facial expressions leaving a good impression on your heart and souls. They are kind, helping and look pretty in their cultural dresses. It’s a pretty place of spiritual value giving you peace of mind. So, for a summer trip, it is a place worth visiting if you are just fed up of your routine and want your religious emotions evoke out. No matter, if you loved these types of temples or not, but you’ll surely like the place.

published: 16.12.2012

Klong Son Beach is good for:

peace and quiet

sandy beach



Short description:

Klong Son beach (or Had Klong Son) is located on the north of Koh Chang. Nice bay at the very top of the island. Pure white sand stretch of beach, shaded with coconut trees. Klong Son gets very low numbers of visitors with the bulk of the backpackers and tourists alike speeding south enroute to Koh Chang's finer and more popular stretches of sand.

White Sand Beach is good for:

night live

sandy beach

variety of restaurants


Short description:

Koh Chang's most famous stretch of sand, at over 2km long there's certainly room for everyone! Lined with bungalows, food stalls and shops this is one of the best beaches in all of Thailand.

Klong Phrao Beach is good for:

tranquil surroundings

gorgeous rocky landscape

all sorts of activities

quiet and peaceful

Short description:

Situated on the somewhat less glamorous, northern side of the Koh Chang Island, Klong Prao isn’t all that much of tourist destination, especially for those who are in need of a true holiday experience of the exotic kind.

Lonely Beach is good for:

great sunset

cheap and peaceful retreat

all sorts of beach activities

perfect for family

Short description:

Also known as Kai Bae Beach, this is the spot to catch a great sunset! A few small shops and food stalls are along the beach, a good spot to chill out away from the crowds at White Sands Beach.

Bangbao Bay is good for:


seafood restaurants



Short description:

A well-sheltered bay with a small and quiet beach. It is a fishing community where residents still live in houses built on stilts and are connected by wooden bridges. There are a growing number of tourist shops, scuba dive outlets and seafood restaurants offering a good selection of seafood.

Salak Khok Bay is good for:

pretty, unspoiled area

traditional Thai community


quiet and peaceful

Short description:

There aren’t so much attraction in Salak Kok, but tourists can Kayak among the mangroves. Salak Kok Bay still has a fishing community that doesn’t change so much in many years, a great place to see the real traditional Thai community.



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