Kek Lok Si Temple, Malaysia
The biggest temple in Malaysia, this place holds great significance for Buddhists from Hong Kong, the Philippines, and Singapore. It’s a popular destination for religious pilgrimages. Inside the temple, you’ll discover an array of beautiful murals, carvings, sculptures, and more. If you’re eager to see Buddhist statues, you’re in luck because there are 10,000 of them housed here, crafted from alabaster and bronze.
Peace Pagoda, Sri Lanka
The Peace Pagoda is a new addition to the list of Buddhist holy sites. It was built by Nipponzan Myohoji, a group of Japanese monks, in 2005. This pagoda is one of four in Sri Lanka and offers stunning views of Galle Bay and the Indian Ocean.