Phuket Big Buddha also known by the name 'Phra Phutta Ming Mongkol Akenakiri' is 24.45 metres wide and 45 metres high made from Burnese jade marble. The Big Buddha is not funded by the government but by the local people and tourists, it is said to be finished within the next three years.
Whislt adoring The Big Buddha, you can also get the best 360 degree views of the southern part of Phuket island.
A lot of time and effort has been put into each of the delicate statues around The Big Buddha. In addition you can also write your name on a marble tile on the Big Buddha to be kept inside forever.