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Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Lokayasutharam)

Phratuchai Subdistrict, Ayutthaya 13000, Thailand
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Phratuchai Subdistrict, Ayutthaya 13000, Thailand
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The Temple of the Reclining Buddha, like Wat Mahathat, is usually part of a multi stop tour from Bangkok. The usual itinerary is to travel up by bus in the morning, make several stops and in the afternoon take leisurely trip by riverboat back down...More

Thank Q T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s not really a temple I should say. It’s just opened air with the Buddha reclined covered in yellow cloth. An old lady grandma would walk around with un bloom lotus flower with 3 joss stick and a candle together with golden sheet for 20...More

Thank Andy Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another reclining Buddha undergoing restoration when we visited. The statue was huge compared to any under its category. Location was in an open field where once great pagodas & temples stood. Flattened to the ground by the great war only 1 Cambodian pagoda stood in...More

Thank batgurls
Reviewed 8 September 2017

What a beholden image indeed. The Buddha draws one's attention and leaves one feeling calm and almost inspired to standstill and take a bow. A must visit.

Thank kishore r
Reviewed 5 September 2017

first time to ayutthaya. took a group tour. it was about a 2h drive from Bangkok to Ayutthaya. beautiful and impressive place!

Thank megan2341
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

While in Autthaya.. visit the Reclining Buddha.. it is made of stone and amazingly huge in size.. just one of the beautiful sights of the ancient city..

Thank Collette G
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I visited this place own my own. I started my journey from the ruins in the east. The road to and from this site is not secured if you go on foot. Ask local people for direction. Then you will meet a peaceful buddha statue....More

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I was on a tour that brought us here and it made my day. It's a beautiful structure on its own, but being I loved Street Fighter II growing up, to see something that inspired one of the levels thrilled me.

Thank Dustin A
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Stunning temple, lovely history (id recommend going with a tour guide or at least reading up beforehand to ensure you are aware of the site's significance!)

Thank Katy F
Reviewed 27 July 2017

It's just a quick stop, because there isn't much else to see here, but it's an amazing Buddha. In many ways I prefer this one to the large gold one in Bangkok because this one is in the open air, so you can get a...More

Thank Matthew B
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