We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (192)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
250 Arun Amarin Road, Kwang Sirirach, Khet Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
Ban Chang Lo
+66 2 411 2255
Improve This Listing
Wat Rakang Kositaram Tours and Tickets
from US$ 14.46
More Info
from US$ 32.80
More Info
from US$ 94.79
More Info
from US$ 62.97
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (115)
Filter reviews
50 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Traveller rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chao phraya river grand palace across the river beautiful temple monk worship thailand ferry boats
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 50 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over a hundred years ago, this temple was the residence of one of the highest respect supreme patriarch of the kingdom. Nowadays, the people casted a hugh figurine in memory of the supreme patriarch that stands high by the pier on the bank of Chao...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Agkarajit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic experience meditating in a temple with monks. Few tourists compared to other temples. Close to a nice marketplace.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank KasperKillingmoe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this temple on the way to Wat Arun...It is far less touristy here, There are almost no necessities.

Date of experience: August 2019
12  Thank LeeJiMin1
Reviewed 30 July 2019

The central worship is a sight to be seen. Don’t stop there walk around and look in all the surrounding buildings they also are lovely inside.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 1william5555
Reviewed 6 May 2019

Although the temple is quite popular with the locals, the interior is far less spectacular than the more famous temples on the opposite river bank. If however you prefer less crowded and more 'off-the-beaten-path' temples, put it on your list. The best photographic view on...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank JSolitude
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Discovered this temple while looking for the ferry crossing back to the other side of Chao Praya River. The temple is very popular with Chinese and Thai's with many tourists boats stopping, since I wasn't dressed to enter the temple I only saw the out....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank baltimore-travlers
Reviewed 19 December 2018

This temple is in the midst of refurbishing and there is a huge Golden Bell which is being installed outside the temple. A very huge statue of one of Thailand very famous Top Monk is also being being erected outside the temple just before the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ng B
Reviewed 19 November 2018

This Wat seems to be mostly visited by locals as I didn't see any tourists when I visited. I spent several hours on the site and was surprised by this. There is a full copy of the Tripitaka stored in a red wooden house towards...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Vajrabuddha
Reviewed 2 June 2018

When we boarded the taxi, the driver was surprised when we told him our destination. He says that he sends locals to this place rather often, but almost never any tourists. Compared with most of the other famous (and touristy) temples in the city, this...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank MelvinLin
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Beautiful temple to visit full of history, they’re redecorating the main buildin on the outside at the moment, but the inside is the place to see so don’t worry

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank RvdN
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,098 nearby hotels
Theatre Residence
87 reviews
.12 km away
Ibrik Resort by the River
120 reviews
.15 km away
Baan Wanglang Riverside
511 reviews
.26 km away
sala rattanakosin Bangkok
461 reviews
.97 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13,982 nearby restaurants
Supatra River House
93 reviews
.17 km away
N10 cafe
42 reviews
.27 km away
Royal Navy 77 Club
140 reviews
.32 km away
66 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3,037 nearby attractions
Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew)
15,490 reviews
.76 km away
The Grand Palace
34,455 reviews
.66 km away
The Chakri Group (Phra Thinang Chakri Maha Prasat)
343 reviews
.58 km away
Siriraj Medical Museum
635 reviews
.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wat Rakang Kositaram staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines