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This temple is known for the Golden Mount or Phu Khao Thong, a high hill that offers stunning views at its summit over Rattanakosin Island.
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344 Chakkraphat Diphong Road | Bang Bat, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
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+66 2 621 2280
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A wonderful place to pace down and reflect. You can hear the sounds of the mega-city at a distance and take some time to empty your head of all the hustle and bustle. The monks are forthcoming, some speak good English. The view from the...More

Thank zagorka z
Reviewed 4 days ago

Pay your respects to Buddha relics, from this top temple in the sky Climbing the stairs to the top of the Golden Mount will uncover for your eyes one of the most beautiful views of Bangkok skyline. Admittance fee is cheap - I think 200...More

Thank djarmand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful temple, and walk up The Golden Mount. There's a lovely and very cheap coffee shop inside, helpful and friendly staff, and the temple is very well kept. It also seems to still be a bit of a hidden secret so is a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place, totally different from the other temples in the city. Peaceful and quiet with a superb view over the roofs of Bangkok.

Thank Anna U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing place to be.Need to walk a lot but the view from the top is stunning.Beautiful temple located on top of hill

Thank sunseb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived there without great expectation. However, from the first minute were impressed by the beauty and holiness of the place. Easy climbing stairs, surrounded by tropical vegetation and small streams of water with beautiful statues scattered between, lead us to the top of the...More

Thank irale21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a trip to Thailand, you're going to see a lot of temples! This one was cool because it definitely stood out from some of the others. There are great views of the city when you reach the top!

Thank kap112358
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Golden Mount - after climbing 318 steps to the top, You will be rewarded with panoramic city stretches ahead. The architecture of gold is very much Thai

Thank ljli x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Golden Mount is small hill in the middle of Bangkok with the temple on top of the gill. There is an amazing view around the city and the temple itself is also very nice. One of the big four to visit in Bangkok

Thank Martin1108
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crowds are less, but the view and the climb is absolutely amazing. When we went there was a slight drizzle but it only made the climb beautiful. We spent an hour sitting there, just enjoying the vibes. If you’re using metro, drop off at hua...More

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IainNorthernIreland
3 June 2018|
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Response from Teija S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Iain, ground level has nice seats with cooling steam. Cant remember if there was cafe.
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Response from Paul-Eric_Noordhoek | Reviewed this property |
You can use all kinds of transport s.a. TukTuk, public bus (funny!) or by motor cycle. There is also a nice walk along the canal Rob Krung. You will encounter many salesman. Just about everything in Bangkok can be reached... More
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