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Buddhist Temple in Ko Sireh

Wat Sireh

Perched on the highest point of Ko Sireh, 4km east of Phuket Town, and accessed by a driveway adjacent to a school, is an overgrown, sun-faded temple surrounded by dozens of gold-painted Buddhas. Inside is a massive…
Beach in Ko Sireh

Hat Teum Suk

A single road loops around Ko Sireh, leading to slightly scruffy, east-coast Hat Teum Suk.
Village in Ko Sireh

Chow Lair Village

Tiny Ko Sireh, 4km east of Phuket Town and connected to the main island by a bridge, is known for its chow lair ('sea gypsies'; also spelt chao leh) village.Thailand's largest settlement of chow lair is just a clust…