Wat Phra Kaew

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  • Address: Na Phra Lan Road, Phra Borom Maha Rajawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand (Old City)
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 03:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +66-22243290
  • Ticket Price: 400 THB
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue, Leisure, Family And Kids

Bangkok is said to be the land of temples. Wat Phra Kaew is regarded as one of the most sacred temples of Bangkok which hosts Bangkok tourism. The temple is located in the centre of Bangkok attracting several tourists every year. The main building of the temple consists of a huge statue of Emerald Buddha. You can surely explore many important parts of the life of Buddha through this temple.

The statue of Buddha is in a meditating position and about 14 century old. It makes sense to hire a guide or avail the audio guide to take in more information about the place. One thing that needs to be remembered is that it is a sacred place, and photography is strictly prohibited here. Wat Phra Kaew will surely provide you with ultimate relaxation and a complete peace of mind.

Wat Phra Kaew is one of the attractions added in 2 days in Bangkok trip and Bangkok itinerary 3 days. Must visit this awesome attraction.

Wat Phra Kaew Travel Tips

  • Photography is strictly prohibited.
  • Men should not wear shorts, pants and slippers.
  • Women should avoid wearing shorts, singlet, sandals and undershirt.
  • Parking space is provided to visitors.

How to Reach Wat Phra Kaew

  • Chao Phraya Express Boat

  • Sala Atthawicthan

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  • Wat Phra Kaew Address: Na Phra Lan Road, Phra Borom Maha Rajawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand (Old City)
  • Wat Phra Kaew Contact Number: +66-22243290
  • Wat Phra Kaew Timing: 08:00 am - 03:30 pm
  • Wat Phra Kaew Price: 400 THB
  • Best time to visit Wat Phra Kaew(preferred time): 08:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Wat Phra Kaew: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 71.51% of people who visit Bangkok include Wat Phra Kaew in their plan

  • 33.74% of people start their Wat Phra Kaew visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Wat Phra Kaew

Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday

92.26% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Wat Phra Kaew

People normally club together Wat Saket and Wat Pho Reclining Buddha while planning their visit to Wat Phra Kaew.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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