Phra Phutthamongkol Maharaj Golden Buddha Hatyai
Phra Buddha Mongkol Maharaj is located on top of Hat Yai Park and the golden standing Buddha stands tall at around 20 metres. It is the tallest standing Buddha is Southern Thailand and it weighs 200 tons and made in 1999 to celebrate King of Thailand’s 6th Cycle Birthday.
The Golden Buddha sits on top of the hill and you get to see the breathtaking view of the city from here.
You can find many people coming to this place to pray.Since it is not covered, it can be very hot during day time.The Buddha is located next to the Hatyai Cable Car.
The location of the Hat Yai Hill is 30 min off the city so it is better to self drive to this place or else you rent a taxi or tuk tuk to this place. Getting a public transport on top of the hill is not an easy task.
Self drive to Hat Yai is simple, fun and easy. Remember to get your FREE copy of The Easy Fun Self Drive in Thailand South Region at TAT office at Suite 22.01, Level 22, Menara Citibank, 165, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur.
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Phra Phutthamongkol Maharaj Golden Buddha Hatyai GPS location and coordinate:
GPS: 7.04029, 100.51137