The Sanctuary of Truth
Visit the Sanctuary of Truth, Thailand's iconic ornate wood temple, and learn more about Thai culture and wood carving on this guided tour. Enjoy a traditional Thai cultural dance and martial arts performance at the Sanctuary, giving you the quintessential Thai experience!
The Sanctuary of Truth is a modern architectural marvel, composed entirely of wood without any metal nails. Its construction follows the building techniques of the past, representing the best of hand-hewn woodworking in Thailand. The construction of the temple is meant to exemplify the religious philosophy of impermanence, and the complex has 4 wings dedicated to Thai, Khmer, Chinese and Indian religious iconography. Take in the intricacy of the wood carvings as you walk around the building with your expert local guide, who will tell you more about the cultural and historical significance of the 105-meter tall building. A traditional Thai cultural dance and martial arts performance will be put on here, for your viewing pleasure. After you are done with the cultural programme, you can take part in many other recreational activities in and around the temple, such as an elephant ride or a riverboat ride. A treat for lovers of art and culture, this trip to the Sanctuary of Truth will leave you with many wonderful memories.
- Admission tickets to the Sanctuary of Truth
- 1 hour English tour
- Thai cultural dance and martial arts performance
- Speed boat ride (optional)
- Trek on an elephant (optional)
- Food and Drinks
Know Before You Go
The Sanctuary of Truth is open from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM every day. Last entry is at 5 PM. The free cultural show takes place at 11:30 AM and 3:30 PM daily. Please make sure to reach the Sanctuary at least 15 minutes in advance to avoid delays.
Reduced Price Tickets
Children with heights between 110-140cm are eligible for reduced price tickets. Children below the height of 110cm can enter for free.
Cancellation less than 48 hours prior to booking date is not permitted and the total amount will be charged.
You will receive an email with your Sanctuary of Truth voucher soon after purchase. Please display the same in either print or electronic form at the ticket counter of the Sanctuary to gain entry.
Sanctuary of Truth, 206/2 Moo 5, Soi Naklua 12, Naklua, Banglamung, Chonburi 20150
- You can take a taxi from Pattaya City to The Sanctuary of Truth
This ticket is valid only for the date and time chosen during checkout.