It is one of the island’s most important and revered landmarks on the island. The huge image sits on top of the Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata and, at 45 metres tall, it is easily seen from far away. The lofty site offers the best 360-degree views of the island, with sweeping vistas of the island. This spot additionally serves as a gallery and museum portraying the historical backdrop of the Big Buddha. Easily reachable via a six-kilometre road leading from Phuket’s main artery route, it is a must-visit island destination.