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Khao Chi Chan, Pattaya 

Khao Chi Chan is a rock cliff that is naturally beautiful and majestic. One side of the cliff was destroyed for construction. Until the idea of Somdej Phra Yansangwon His Holiness Somdej Phra Sangharaja Sakon Maha Sangkhaparinayok The 19th Supreme Patriarch of the Rattanakosin period, Charoen Suvaddhano, had the image of the Buddha carved with laser light into the posture of Maravichai. Lanna art that is delicate and beautiful and is known as the largest Buddha image in the world It has become a sacred thing that people from all over come to worship and ask for blessings and is a famous landmark of Chonburi Province. 


Khao Chi Chan, Na Jomtien Subdistrict, Sattahip District, Chonburi Province 

Opening days and hours 

Open every day from 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 

Admission fee 

Admission is free. 

Sightseeing recommendations 

Visiting hours are from 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Visitors should dress politely. Follow the warning signs strictly. and refrain from loud noises The Buddha image carved from the cliff of Khao Chi Chan is open for viewing without any fees. 

The right time for travel 

Can travel all year round. 

Important tourist attractions at Khao Chi Chan 

The Khao Chi Chan area has clearly divided locations. The area for worshiping the Lord Buddha is a wide area. You can pay homage and take pictures of the Buddha image without any obstructions. And at night it will be beautifully lit up. 


Coming from Pattaya via Sukhumvit Road. Drive past the turning point into Wat Yansangwararam for a bit. Keep left. There will be a sign telling you to go to Khao Chi Chan Temple. Turn left and go about 6 kilometers to observe the carved Buddha statues at Khao Chi Chan. You will arrive. There is free parking. 

Traveling from Chonburi city to Khao Chi Chan 

car: Tourists can travel by car from the Chonburi bus station area. Go to Khao Chi Chan Distance is approximately 93.7 kilometers. Travel time is approximately 1 hour 5 minutes. 

public bus: From Chonburi Bus Station there are no public buses. Tourists can use a minibus or rent a motorbike to Khao Chi Chan, Pattaya City, Sattahip District. The price depends on distance and negotiation. 

interesting things

Location: Khao Chi Chan: Khao Chi Chan has been an important tourist attraction in Chonburi Province for more than 20 years, located in Na Jomtien Subdistrict, Sattahip District, Chonburi Province. Adjacent to rural highway C.B. 1003, close to Silver Lake Vineyard Pattaya, Ramayana Water Park Pattaya, Upside Down House Pattaya and Wat Yansangwararam Woramahawihan. 

Beautiful limestone mountains with unusual shapes: If viewed from a distance, it will be seen that Khao Chi Chan has the appearance of a prominent high mountain. Strange and beautiful shape It looks like an inverted cone with a pointed top. On one side is a steep cliff. This is because rocks used to be used as construction materials were blasted before. thus revealing the rock texture It is a relatively smooth cliff all the way to the top of the mountain. From the base to the peak it is approximately 180 meters high and approximately 248 meters above sea level. 

Built to honor His Majesty King Rama IX on his 50th anniversary on the throne. 

Initially, the renovation of Khao Ji Chan became a famous tourist attraction in Chonburi Province. Born from Somdet Phra Yansangwon His Holiness Somdej Phra Sangharaja Sakon Maha Sangkhaparinayok He was disappointed at Khao Chi Chan, which had a beautiful landscape. But it's about to be destroyed. Therefore, he asked for royal permission to build a Buddha statue for King Rama IX as a royal merit. On the occasion of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej His Majesty reigned for 50 years and when it was built, there was Somdet Phra Yansangwon. Somdet Phra Sangharaja Sakon Maha Sanghaparinayok Become a project sponsor International Blaster Company Limited is the project operator. There is the Asian Institute of Technology. He is a consulting engineer and supervisor. 

The world's largest laser-carved Buddha statue 

The distinctiveness and uniqueness of Khao Chi Chan lies in the line-carved Buddha statues. Sitting image in the posture of Maravichai which received inspiration from Phra Phuttha Nawarat Bophit Sukhothai art mixed with Lanna 

One of the best tourist attractions in Thailand. 

After Khao Jijan opened for tourists to see the splendid beauty of the line-carved Buddha statue. Phra Buddha Maha Vajira Uttamobhas Satsada on a high cliff here has become an important landmark of Chonburi Province. With a new construction style It is also beautiful, valuable, and worthy of faith. Buddhists can come and pay homage and ask for blessings. Can do Buddhist and cultural activities. General tourists can come and visit. You can also take photos as souvenirs. Which is suitable for traveling to relax. Therefore, it is popular with both Thai and foreign tourists. 

Nearby tourist attractions: Khao Chi Chan 

Silver Lake Vineyard Pattaya 

Ramayana Water Park Pattaya 

Upside Down House, Pattaya 

Swiss Sheep Farm Pattaya 

Wat Yansangwararam Woramahawihan 

Nong Nooch Tropical Garden 

Huai Tu 2 Reservoir 

Khao Chion Non-Hunting Area 

Wonder Farm Pattaya 

Thai Thani Cultural and Arts Village, Pattaya 

What restaurants are near Khao Chi Chan? 

Preecha Seafood 

Papa Beach Pattaya 

Ban Chim Doo 

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