Wat Chana

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Wat Chana Songkhram Rachawora Mahawiharn, 77 Chakrabongse Rd, Chana Songkhram, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +66-26290603
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Wat Chana is located between San Road and Phra Athit Pier in the city of Bangkok. If you are lucky enough to go at the right time, you will be able to hear the chanting of people from the temple. If you are fond of Bangkok cultural side then do visit this Bangkok tourist attraction in early morning.

Wat Chana is a picturesque temple set on the riverside which is carved with gilded wood and mirrored tiles. The inside of the place defines beauty in its true form with the image of Budhha made of gold. This image is in front of a large fan and two elephant tusks on the either sides. The serenity and simplicity of the place will mesmerize you.

  • As it is a temple, it is wise to dress modestly.
  • Photography is prohibited inside the temple.

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  • Wat Chana Address: Wat Chana Songkhram Rachawora Mahawiharn, 77 Chakrabongse Rd, Chana Songkhram, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Wat Chana Contact Number: +66-26290603
  • Wat Chana Timing: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Wat Chana Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Wat Chana(preferred time): 08:30 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Wat Chana: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 22.98% of people who visit Bangkok include Wat Chana in their plan

  • 47.06% of people start their Wat Chana visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Wat Chana

Thursday, Friday and Sunday

51.28% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Wat Chana

People normally club together The National Museum and Rose Garden while planning their visit to Wat Chana.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • It's quite nice. I got scammed with 'cheap river tour' talk from someone just a few minutes walk from this temple though. Be careful. They told me it would normally cost me 4.000baht for a private tour but it would only take me 1.600 with this tour (he said he's from Chian Mai and that there were only two days left of floating market). It turned out the tour sucked and the driver of the boat made me buy stuff from sellers on boats (the was no floating market, just small sellers every now and then)

  • A lesser visited but serene temple. Entrance is free and access easy, of course with the usual respectful dress and behavior. A glimmering prayer hall.

  • Entry is free. Peaceful environment. The premise demands few basic courtesy and dress code while entering the prayer halls. It is one of the beautiful temples in Bangkok and nearest one to the Khaosan Rd.

  • a quiet place to pray and meditate amidst the noise of Khao San Road. First timers to Thailand will also appreciate the architecture .

  • An ancient and busy temple. Has a peaceful atmosphere inside. Close to khaosan road

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