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Wat Chaiwatthanaram

Ayutthaya, Thailand
+66 35 322 730
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“the river” (59 reviews)
“west bank” (8 reviews)
“setting sun” (5 reviews)
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Ayutthaya, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was my favorite of the ruins we visited in the area. They were impressive to look at and explore, but also maintained a peaceful ambiance. It started raining so we didn't stay more than 30 minutes, but I highly recommend checking it out! I've...More

Thank Kind27
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited as part of a guided tour. There was so much to see and our guide was very informative. We really enjoyed taking our time, reading what information there was and being interested in every little detail.

Thank MedusasRiot
Reviewed 1 week ago

Similar to the Ayutthaya ruins and historical park, this temple consists of more ruins, but they are of different types, so definitely worth a visit. The temple is located next to the river, around a 15 minute drive from the Ayutthaya ruins.

Thank avipiti
Reviewed 1 week ago

As you can see from the attached photos, Wat Chaiwatthanaram is stunning and in keeping with the best traditions of Ayutthaya. Must see.

Thank Vijante-gigante
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The temple complex is beautiful with a lot of stupas. There is an entrance fee to get in and see the temple complex

Thank Gerardo R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this temple from the river, during a boat trip around Ayutthaya - that made it all the more impressive, as the sun was setting behind it.

Thank yoshigva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This probably is the best site in Ayutthaya. There a lot of things to do and you can see a lot of quite different things. Not in the main part of Ayutthaya, but we had a tour and so no problem with the transport from...More

Thank Rosario_it
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ruins of the 650 year old temples. Fantastic how the temples were build in those times. Take good shoes if you want to climb. The visit will take an hour.

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We went on a very hot sunny day. Sweated a lot but it was well worth it. This was the most beautiful wat among the rest i visited in Ayutthaya. Very quiet and peaceful and we even saw novitiate monks meditating and doing their lessons...More

1  Thank cristovano
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This temple was constructed by King Prasat Tong who overthrew the previous king and took his throne. It was built to commemorate his mother's hometown and to celebrate his coronation. The area flooded in 2011. It is peaceful and tranquil around the Temple except for...More

1  Thank Valerie J
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ika_kis
What would be the best way to get to Ayuttaya from Bangkok?
18 September 2015|
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Response from CaiBingbing | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I'm a local. There are 2 ways I can think of right now. 1. Take train from Bangkok Railway Station (Hualampong). About 2 hours of travelling. It's the easiest way for foreigners since the railway station is not hard to... More
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Brooke S
How much is adult entry fee
21 April 2015|
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Response from CaiBingbing | Reviewed this property |
50 baht for foreigners.
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