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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
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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
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