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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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Private Tour: Bangkok Temples Including Reclining Buddha at Wat Pho
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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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2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 226 0335
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Reviewed yesterday

After hopping all around Thailand, my last day in Bangkok, my friend and I chose the Temple of the Reclining Buddha as our last attraction; that and by the time we landed in Bangkok from Phuket and got to our hotel, this was the only...More

Thank DayDreaMer875
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the main attractions at Wat Pho is the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, which houses one of the largest and most magnificent Buddhas in this pose. The statue is around 15m high and 43m long, and has feet which are richly adorned with...More

Thank Annie T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I didn’t really go to any other grand temples in Bangkok except this one so I can’t really compare. But what I can say is that this temple was HUGE and had a lot to discover and photograph. I recommend putting this temple on your...More

Thank McKenzie P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Its a typical place with Budda. You pay to enter for 100 bath per a perdon, and u can see big budda. He is laying. Before the enter u should take away shoes, then u go forward and see face and front side of budda....More

Thank Ксения А
Reviewed yesterday

It was a part of our 6 hours tour of temples in Bangkok. The Buddha statue was really big and quite nice to see, but it is not so impressive that it is a must see. It is also not as dated as some other...More

Thank JanuszRoman
Reviewed 2 days ago

a mindblowing experience. Wat Pho is so worth it, not only the reclining Buddha but all the other Buddha statues, the whole complex as well as teh massage school. Must see

Thank Madrid_2007
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a very nice place to look at the architecture. Great way to spend your morning , enjoying the colorful view .

Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a while you’ll get tired of seeing Buddha images, but this one is worth it. It’s only a Buddha, but a very long one!

Thank Cristiana C
Reviewed 2 days ago

The reclining Buddha is worth seeing. Take a guide who can explain and go early to avoid the crowds.

Thank Mahesh P
Reviewed 2 days ago

For 100 baht ($3 bucks) you get to see the reclining Buddha, get a bottle of water and you get to wonder around the temple grounds. This is a far better value than the 500 baht it costs to visit the Grand Palace.

Thank Stremma
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it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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16 January 2018|
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Response from Diya G | Reviewed this property |
I believe we paid 50 THB for entrance Wat Arun. It's more beautiful from far than from up close. But up close you get to see the intricacy of fire tiles that covers the whole thing. It's has a unique architecture and worth a... More
16 January 2018|
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Response from rodjk37 | Reviewed this property |
I saw children there. There's lots of room outside to walk and run around. But there are long lines to go inside some of the more major attractions like the Reclining Buddha and the Emerald Buddha - children might get... More
Sarah E
12 January 2018|
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Response from Vony18 | Reviewed this property |
I think so, there is no photography restrictions outside