Tiger Cave Temple

The Tiger Cave Temple is a Buddhist temple north-northeast of , . A sacred site, it is known for the tiger paw prints in the cave, tall Buddha statues and the strenuous flight of stairs to reach the summit.

Localities in the Area

Krabi, the capital of , sits a little upstream from the mouth of the Krabi River and is mainly visited en route to the nearby beaches of , or . Photo: Krauser levyl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tiger Cave Temple

8.1243° or 8° 7' 27.4" north
98.9255° or 98° 55' 31.7" east
Open Location Code
31 metres (102 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 500680454
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 虎窟寺
  • English: Wat Tham Suea
  • German: Tigerhöhlen-Tempel
  • German: Wat Tham Suea
  • Thai: วัดถ้ำเสือ
  • Wu Chinese: 虎窟寺 (甲米府)
  • Wat Tham Sua

In the Area



Other Places

  • Convenience store, 140 metres southwest
  • Convenience store, 210 metres southwest
  • Restaurant, 230 metres southwest
  • Convenience store, 450 metres south

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