วัดพระเชตุพนวิมลมังคลารามฯ (Wat Pho) - Things To Do in Bangkok - LikeALocal Guide

Wat Pho

วัดพระเชตุพนวิมลมังคลารามฯ (Wat Pho)

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Why locals love it

Wat Pho have the official name is Wat Phra Chetuphon Vimolmangklararm Rajwaramahaviharn. is the first grade royal monastery, regarded as the most important one during the reign of King Rama I of the Chakri Dynasty. The temple have an area of 50 acres, 38 square meters.

Why you should visit it

Inside the Phra Vihara of Phra Buddhasaiyas have a beautiful huge reclining Buddha and Mural Paintings is very beautiful. Phra Maha Chedi Si Rajakarn, a group of four huge pagodas surrounded by white wall with Thai-Chinese style sheltered gates decorated with colour-glazed tiles and Chinese rockeries guardians.

Special tip

Yak Wat Pho or Wat Pho’s Giants is very beautiful.
Only to dress modestly.

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2 Comments

It a "must" place to visit. I love to go there during night time...to avoid the heat in Bangkok
Aey
Local Ambassador
February 14, 2019
Sorry to ask, but would jeans and a t-shirt be considered modest? if not what do you recommend?
Ruby
Traveller
September 1, 2018
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