The Sanctuary Of Truth

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  • Address: 206/2 Moo 5, Soi Naklua 12, Naklua, Bang Lamung District, Chon Buri 20150, Thailand, Pattaya
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +66-38367229
  • Ticket Price: 450 THB
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Sculpture

About The Sanctuary Of Truth, Pattaya

A serene, calm and meaningful tourist destination worth a visit is the Sanctuary of truth in Thailand. This tall structure made of wood houses within it an amazing representation of the culture and architecture of Thailand. Built in the traditional style it is a monument worth a visit.

The idea behind it is to preserve the eastern wisdom architecture and message of peace through this shrine built as an ode to it. The wooden sculptures depict Hindu and Buddhist Gods as well as different elements from their mythologies. Each section is full of symbolism and intricate awe-inspiring carvings.

You should try and visit this modern attempt at preserving the past and marvel at its majesty. It is a very surreal experience to see the intricateness of the carvings and try to understand their importance from the point of view of Eastern Philosophy. There is a lot to take in with the depth of meaning of each carving being rooted in the ancient wisdom of Asia.

The Sanctuary Of Truth Information

  • The construction of the building isn’t complete yet but you can still visit it. It is scheduled to finish in 2025.
  • Please dress modestly.
  • Active place of worship. Please maintain the tranquillity of the place.

The Sanctuary Of Truth Ticket Prices

  • Adults: 450 baht
  • Children (between 110 to 140 centimetres): 225 baht

How To reach The Sanctuary Of Truth by Public Transport

  • Pattaya-Naklua Rd
  • Hire a motorbike taxi
  • Hop on a songthaew

Restaurants Near The Sanctuary Of Truth

  • La Baguette French Bakery,
  • Pla Thong Seafood Restaurant
  • Bistro Park

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Things to Know Before Visiting The Sanctuary Of Truth

  • 95% of people who visit Pattaya include The Sanctuary Of Truth in their plan

  • 72.68% of people start their The Sanctuary Of Truth visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see The Sanctuary Of Truth

Monday, Thursday and Saturday

93.94% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Sanctuary Of Truth

People normally club together Nong Nooch Botanical Gardens and Pattaya Beach while planning their visit to The Sanctuary Of Truth.

People also prefer to start their day with The Sanctuary Of Truth.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • Shrine/ Castel and amusement complex. Worth a visit if your done with the beach area. I walked from near the pedestrian street and had no issues getting there other than watching the road for traffic. There were options to give up and take a taxi at 100 spots along the way. Has small zoo, petting area, Elephant, walk down to the shrine with a small creek and waterfall thing, restaurant, snacks cold drinks. Shrine itself had a wonderful view on par in terms of detail with a European Cathedral. Woodwork was amazing with the flying Statues and Buddhist iconography. 500 Baht entrance, have coverings for legs and shoulders. I wore shorts and no one cared.

  • This beautiful all-wooden structure is made of detailed carvings Hindu Gods, mythical creatures and Buddhist motifs. Located on the coast this place has got a very scenic view overlooking the sea. It looks like work in progress. Reconstruction/repair was going on when I visited in Jan 2018. But was allowed to enter the the premise. You can also visit the workshop and see live wood carving. There is also a cafe/restaurant in the woods.

  • Be lost in heaven! Must visit to this wonderful place. All made of wooden furniture and no nails. It is one of the oldest structure and not finished yet. It is inspired by Buddhism and Hindu Gods. you will love to take a snap in front of the gate of Sanctuary of Truth.

  • Marvelous handmade work! It is a full-wood building and full of sculptures based on traditional Buddhist and Hindu motives. The main style is based on Ayutthaya's Thai architecture. The building is not used as a temple and still is not completed. The end is scheduled for 2050. The price is little high - 500 bahts per person for entrance.

  • It's a great place with great views. But I was kinda disappointed that's it's not as old as I expected. When you get inside grab a leaflet and you'll understand. Also they have elephant riding which is NOT OKAY, as elephants are not meant for riding and they are tortured.

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