"Big Buddha temple Part 2 (2005)" Big Buddha Tip by austarman
Big Buddha, Ko Samui: 41 reviews and 80 photos
While you are here you can participate in burning incense ,applying gold leaf onto the image or offering flowers to the Buddha.
There are also a series of small Bells around the statue that can be tapped with a coin to bring you good luck..
Even if you do not want to participate it is nevertheless interesting to see how the Thai's worship him.
A good dose of culture that is worth experiencing.
The Thai girl in the photo below is trying to throw a 1 Baht piece up onto the lap of the big Buddha because if you make a wish and the money stays on his lap then it is supposed to be good luck.
Address: Bohput Koh Samui
Directions: You cant miss it head for the airport and follow the signs it's on the main road 4171
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