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Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)

2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 226 0335
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One of the oldest and largest temples in Bangkok features the famous Reclining Buddha, which is the largest in Thailand measuring more than 150 feet in length.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Banglamphu
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+66 2 226 0335
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So golden, so big and so impressive Entrance is 100baht but they give you a free bottle of water and the temples and buildings around are lovely A must see!!!! ( but go first to the Grand Palace!)

Thank Beatriz S
Reviewed yesterday

Wat Pho is by far the most impressive and remarkable Temple Complex in Bangkok, if not Thailand - and a definite Must Visit things to do when In Bangkok. Not only does in include a visit to the impressive Reclining Buddha Temple, but it also...More

Thank Anant S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent place and must see for tourists.Be careful with your clothing as you would need to cover up yourself if suggested by the authorities. You would need at least couple of hours to see and spend time.

Thank NI3-279
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been here twice and it's a beautiful temple. The reclining Buddha is the biggest Buddha I've seen in Thailand. Some lovely buildings here too. I was going to go back this July 17 but there was some big event happening and it was very...More

Thank Ray W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Though crowded, we will not feel any inconvenience, given the way things are maintained. Better if we carry hats and water bottles during this time (April).

Thank HARI_RAMADAS
Reviewed 2 days ago

amazing, huge, great photo op of whole statue if you stand near the knee area. You have to enter temple with shoes off, hat off. only 15 mins needed here and is close to other temples and buddas.

Thank Lionsmaine
Reviewed 2 days ago

Came to Bangkok on business and had a day to myself decided to check it out among the few sights I was to see. What a gorgeous peaceful place.

Thank KTdownunder
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice place to visit. There are a lot of beautiful places inside the temple complex. A lot of good photos can be taken. The day we visited the temple, it was raining. It was light rain which made the atmosphere very cool. A must visit...More

Thank Raiwind
Reviewed 2 days ago

Be prepared to be awe struck by its size and beauty. A beautiful temple houses the reclining Buddha that is gigantic. A must-see for any visitor to Bangkok. Be prepared to take off your shoes. Hold onto your valuables - there are signs alerting you...More

Thank derekm3232016
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice place to discover the giant Buddha temple and see the old temple and have a tour between the different Ancient of Thailand .

Thank welasisi
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spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
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1 July 2017|
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Response from Henry T | Reviewed this property |
Hi! If you believe it with all your heart without craving, your wish will be answered. Many visitors and devotees have also done so. God bless!
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Response from Hem J | Reviewed this property |
The best way would be to hire a local cab to get there. Read up before hand about the temple and you won't require a guide. Spend about 2 hrs. here. Entry fee is 100 bhat.
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