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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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6-Hour Best of Bangkok City Tour including Lunch
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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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"grand palace"
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Reviewed today

This place was absolutely beautiful but also very busy between tourist taking pictures and the locals doing their thing. Since it is a temple you will have to cover your knees and shoulders. There were long shirts outside for use (not sure if there was...More

Thank Toni L
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Reviewed today via mobile

I have been the temple once with my friends. Though I have visited some Buddhist temple in India and as I am an Indian I know about lord Buddha and Buddhism well. The temple was such a peaceful place. I sat there for few minutes...More

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Reviewed today

Inexpensive to get in, free water inside. Temple is beautiful but very busy. Wear socks with your shoes when you go, otherwise you'll be walking barefoot inside the temples and i wouldnt want to think of how many others have done the same and what...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Historical temple with large statue of Loard Buddha, Very rarely found this type of statue in other countries (Asian).

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Thailand has a lot of culture and visiting the Reclining Buddah is a good way to start to understand the Thai people and their beliefs , the soft nature of the people

Thank Donny181
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Fantastic place to go its a must u have to respect the dress code it was not as manic as the palace had a free massage

Thank Deb H
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This was a nice temple and nice templegrounds. Free bottle of water, which is a good service! Easy to reach by ferry.

Thank fiona v
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That's the first time I saw the special Temple, I was feeling clean and great energy here. I feel like this my country, everybody's lovely, even police. Thai food was very delicious, Temples anywhere. I love Thailand😁

Thank Năm N
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Recommended to visit this temple... but better come with a comfortable shoes to walk arount this big temple

Thank David H
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Fabulous Tour! We booked this tour through Buffalo Tours. A professional and efficient tour company that we booked directly with. Confirmation the day before with a note at our hotel. Pick up from our hotel Pathumwan Princess in a air conditioned van, chilled water half...More

Thank Martina C
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PASSPORT0929
15 May 2018|
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Response from Hammad S | Reviewed this property |
I would say only some areas. I don’t think the temple is entirely wheelchair friendly.
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I Nengah M
10 May 2018|
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Response from Carmel S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we stayed at Eastin Makkasan hotel close to MBK shopping centre. I have a number for the cab driver we used for our daily tours, he was such a nice person and really helpful, Leo +66 94 259 0075 , you can whatsapp call... More
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Gabe P
19 April 2018|
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Response from Aifaa Zahirah N | Reviewed this property |
I believe they only accepts cash
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