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Wat Rajapradit Sathitmahasimaram Rajaworavihara

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Royal Wat Under Renovation

Most parts of the wat are off limits due to renovation. However, you can still see the white... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
JoshShoeString
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Temple for the royals

We just stumbled onto this temple by chance . This temple closes at 12:30, so pls time your visit... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2015
shiv M
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London
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22 Apr 2017
“Beautiful small temple.”
15 Sep 2016
“Royal Wat Under Renovation”
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Just situated next from Saranrom Park, this is the smallest royal temple(2rai) built in the reign of King Rama IV.(1864),his ashes of the king was also enshrined at the temple. Very peaceful atmosphere at this temple as not many people come here so I can...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Most parts of the wat are off limits due to renovation. However, you can still see the white shrines at the sides which has remarkable details on them. I hope to visit again once it's fully opened.

Thank JoshShoeString
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

We just stumbled onto this temple by chance . This temple closes at 12:30, so pls time your visit accordingly . This is the temple used by the royals and hence there is a statue of the King as well in one of the small...More

Thank shiv M
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This beautiful small Wat was recommended for us to visit by a kindly old man; apparently it is open only twice a month according to the lunar calendar and entrance is free. We were the only visitors and another kindly Thai man who spoke English...More

Thank GourmandV
Reviewed 28 August 2015

This is a Royal temple of the First order built by King Rama IV in 1864. Located at Saranron Park near the Grand Palace and Wat Pho. There are some beautiful artifacts here and also King Rama IV's ashes at the base of the main...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2015

We had no idea about this Wat and so neither had we planned to visit it. We got down at the tier from the express boat to visit Wat po and grand Palace but when we were enquiring a Thai person told us that this...More

Thank SeekTravelGeek
Reviewed 8 August 2015

A Royal Temple of the highest grade, Wat Rajabopitsathitmahasimaram is, for some reasons, not on the usual tourist track but as a resident of Bangkok, this is one of my preferred temples and which can be easily visited when in Wat Pho as it is...More

1  Thank TequilaPepita
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Very old temple, about 150 years old. Now undergoing restoration. I make a wish to the Lord Buddha for my daughter, family for well being. Do visit

Thank LKT2171
Reviewed 15 July 2014

This temple is beautiful with its design and detail, but not much to see. I just spend 30 minutes exploring this temple. Must come here if you want to see beautiful artwork. Not many tourist here, but we see many local pray here. We met...More

Thank Mariapeni
Reviewed 25 December 2012

this wat is just across the street from feung nakorn balcony room and cafe , our lodging. We were the only 'tourists' there at 8 am. school children reciting drills in the large courtyard. just beautiful - you will be the only ones there too

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