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Wat That Thong

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21 Dec 2017
“Nice temple at Skytrain station”
29 Nov 2017
“Temple for Funeral Purpose ”
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1325 Sukhumvit Road | Phra Khanong Nuea, Wattana, Bangkok, Thailand
Ekamai
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This temple is well know amongst the Thai people for funeral purpose, but also for paying respect and wishing good luck for anniversaries or other occasions. Peaceful during the day time and busy in the evening.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Luzius01
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This temple is situated at Ekkamai and is easily accessible by bts. Funerals are organized in this temple. I was here recently to attend a funeral. Nothing much to rate for .

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MilanRegmi
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Wat That Thong is well organized for funerals. It is near Ekkamai BTS station. It is also near the Gateway mall. It is peaceful during the day time. It is busy in the evening. We went the temple for the late King Bhumibol’s ceremony on...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BangkokSachse
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Beutiful temple of Buddha, with mirror mosaic tiles exterior, designer glass windows, beautiful thai architecture and windchimes. The crematorium is just beside! Even the deady body burning furnaces are enclosed in very beautiful structure. Just outside ekamai sky train station on sukhumvit road.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Just outside the Ekamai BTS this is an area of comparative calm and is worth an hour of your time.. This Wat is used extensively for burial rites so be sensitive in your approach. It is worth calling in to see the external decoration of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank gordonj258
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This beautiful Temple is popular among the locals in the neighborhood. It is very traditional and it is located in the heart of Ekkamai walking steps from the BTS.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this place after seeing reviews on trip advisor. One of them must visit place in Bangkok. It is. Very peaceful Temple. We can relax it for one hour

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank drsivakumarreddy
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

This is a small temple for the locals.Here they do last rites according to the local customs.You can give it a miss.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 19 December 2015

The temples in this area have gorgeous glass mosaics on the outside of the buildings. There is also a funeral boat in one of the buildings. And a great drum in another.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank AnneandJoetrips
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

This land was given by the government to replace two historic temples destroyed in the upgrading of the port in 1937. It is used for teaching, funerals and other ceremonies. There still are worshippers but fewer in number than those attending ceremonies. The coloring a...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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