The Big Buddha

 The Big Buddha   

Phuket’s Big Buddha is one of the most important and revered landmarks on the island. The huge image sits on top of the Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata and, at 45 metres tall, can be seen from as far away as Phuket Town and Karon Beach. The lofty site offers the best 360-degree views of the island, with sweeping vistas of Phuket Town, Kata, Karon, Chalong Bay and more. Reachable via a winding, 6-km road leading from Phuket’s main roads, itPhuket’s Big Buddha is one of the most important and revered landmarks on the island. The huge image sits on top of the Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata and, at 45 metres tall, can be seen from as far away as Phuket Town and Karon Beach. The lofty site offers the best 360-degree views of the island, with sweeping vistas of Phuket Town, Kata, Karon, Chalong Bay and more. Reachable via a winding, 6-km road leading from Phuket’s main roads, it’s a must-visit island destination.


Region: Chang Wat Phuket
City: Tambon Chalong

Distance: 5.64 km
Elevation Gain: 367 m
Elevation Loss: 8 m
Difficulty: 453 (Moderate)
FIETS Index: 2.33 FIETS
Avg Grade: 6.5 %
Max cat climb: 2
Min elevation: 10 m
Max elevation: 370 m
Ride Category: Epic Climb

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