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371 Thetsaban Sai 1 Road | Wat Kalayanamitr, Thonburi, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

To echo other reviewers, we were introduced to this temple as a stop on a cycling tour. What a wonderful stop! The serenity of this temple overwhelms you as you begin to explore the grounds; there are no crowds despite its proximity to Wat Arun....More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Ken B
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

This is an excellent temple and almost completely devoud of tourists. Not exactly a ghost town because some locals are always coming to pray. The temple and surroundings are peaceful, serene and really very beautiful not so much in a blow you away kind of...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 22 October 2015

One of an amazing temple in Bangkok in Krung Tonburi Area, people love to visit at the beginning of the year.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank timemykung
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I went here on August 30, and it was like going to a ghost town. I did the 15 min walk from Wat Arun, over the bridge and down Thetsaban Sai 1 Rd. I mean I know that most tourists ignore Wat Kalayanamitr according to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Todd_K19
Reviewed 24 August 2015

I think by far the biggest Buddha image on the Tonburi site. A very nice place best to do the visit whith the other sights around there starting from the Royal Barges Museum and work you way up on the west bank of the Chao...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 387georgew
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Big Golden Buddha in the city. All visitors are visiting for good relationship as its name ( good friends )

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Wittaya C
Reviewed 4 August 2015

A beautiful temple located on the riverfront in Thonburi district, this white temple has an elaborate roof tinted with gold, orange, red and green. This is a working temple with a big monk's residence on its grounds and visitors can join in the prayers and...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank nellielim
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Like most temples in Thailand, this temple too is beautiful & full of history.As language is a problem in Thailand, make sure to take a Guide or Guide book if you are interested in the cultural aspect, otherwise you can just enjoy the beauty of...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Really beautiful place, an example of the Buddhist architecture. Great temple with a positive vibe. Enjoy yourself playing the bells around the temples and don't forget to take off your shoes before get inside the temples to see the Buddha.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Diogo S
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Just beautiful. Make sure it is on your "To See" list when you visit Bangkok. The temple has extremely beautiful architecture and is a photographer's delight.

Date of experience: May 2015
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