Big Buddha, Sculptures and Scrap Metal Arts on Koh Samui

Koh Samui’s most impressive landmark is the Big Buddha that was built in 1972. This golden colored Buddha statue sits at 12 meters high at the top of a staircase. The Buddha statue is located inside the Wat Phra Yai, meaning Big Buddha temple. The temple is built on a small island, connected to Koh Samui with a causeway, located in the Northeast of Samui.

Big Buddha Koh Samui
Big Buddha at the top of the staircase.
Impressive Buddha statue Koh Samui
Impressive Buddha statue.