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Wat Prayurawongsawat Worawihan

Prachathipok Road | Wat Kallaya, Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand
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Prachathipok Road | Wat Kallaya, Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Where do I begin? I knew nothing of this Buddhist temple complex upon arriving. In fact, the reason I visited was because I was curious about the large white chedi I saw from several streets away. Upon entering this sprawling complex I found not only...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Beautiful temple on the way to Wat Arun. Very unique and beautiful temple. Not very crowded unlike other temples. The turtles were the highlight.

Thank Aman A
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

After a day visiting all the major, tourist filled, temples this was a wonderful break from the noise. The main temple is nice but nothing amazing if you've been to Wat Po etc already. the main attraction is the turtle pool. There are hundreds of...More

1  Thank CliodhnaZtoical
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

This Wat was built in 1828. It is a beautiful building in Thai architectural style. Its important architectural features are its pediments with intricate wood carvings depicting puttan flowers. Behind the Buddha image in the principal hall are murals depicting scenes from Buddhas life. There...More

1  Thank nellielim
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

Stumbled across this temple when walking to Wat Arun. You can reach this temple by crossing the main bridge located near the flower marker. Very unique and beautiful temple. It was free to enter and we were the only people there. It has a water...More

1  Thank Liam_Julia
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

A nice non-tourist polluted temple that was worth my time to visit. While there, one of the monks came up to me to introduce himself and explain a bit about the temple and building on the grounds.

1  Thank VivaHawaii
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

On my way to the Temple of Dawn, I made a wrong turn and stumbled upon the beautiful Turtle Mountain inside Wat Prayurawongsawat. Watching the pigeons and tortoises go about their usual day to day activity in this dream-like place almost made me forget the...More

Thank RommelFabro
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Reviewed 31 January 2015

Visited for a little break from the hustle and bustle of Bangkok - a beautiful wat with lush greenery, tranquility, and of course the turtles and catfish in their ponds! The friendly attendant sold food to feed them, super cheap, and the animals were happy...More

Thank eevis77
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Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

Had a really good time feeding the turtles in the newly renovated khao toa (turtle mountain) really clean and lovely and shady with fine damp mist being sprayed. My son is 2 and I am 7 months pregnant so sightseeing is difficult but we managed...More

1  Thank Tassanie J
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Reviewed 28 February 2014

      It was easy to get to this Wat, take the Orange Express boat to Memorial Bridge, cross the road and go up the steps opposite to gain access to the bridge keep round with the pavement and use the bridge to cross over the...More

10  Thank JSGARTH
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