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It was completed in 2008 (except for the base) and is one of the most striking vantage points on the island. The imposing marble statue is 45 meters high and has a diameter of 25 meters at the base. The Buddha sits on a large pedestal made of stylized lotus flowers and looks east over Chalong Bay from the top of Nakkerd Hill (Khao Nakkerd) . For the not yet completely finished base, you can buy marble slabs for a small fee and have them built in with your name.
The marble statue is visible from afar
These are the individual components for the Buddha's head of hair
Here you can see a lotus leaf, which was built in for the seat of the Buddha of Phuket