Wat Tang Sai – Beautiful Buddhist temple on the top of Thongchai mountain, Thailand.


Wat Tang Sai temple is located at the north end of Ban Krud (Ban Krut) beach on Thongchai Mountain near Ban Krut in the Prachuap Khiri Khan district. A superbly developed site dedicated to the King and Queen of Thailand, very popular with Thai tourists, but few foreigners other than those staying at nearby Ban Krut ever see this magnificent temple.


To reach Wat Tang Sai Temple you have to climb or drive a steep road going up the Thongchai Mountain. Amazing statue of golden Buddha is located about 500 meters below Wat Tang Sai, right next to the parking lot, which is big enough to accommodate 10 tourist buses. This parking lot is free but not guarded; all guests are welcome to leave their vehicles.


How to find it:

To get to Wat Tang Sai use Highway 4 from the North or South then use route 1029 from the North or route 1050 from the South and head for Ban Krut, you can’t miss the site once you hit Ban Krut.

GPS Co-ordinates: 11.362342 + 99.579678