Wat Saket

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  • Address: 344 Ban Bat, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +66-26210576
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, View Point
Tickets From $31.22

A climb through 300 steps and you get to the gorgeous Golden Mount. The temple is of course beautiful in itself, and as it is at an altitude, it exhibits breathtaking views of the entire city of Bangkok. The winding 300 stairs too, have their own beauty. There are trees to cover your path with beautiful statues and water works around. If you’re looking for a peaceful escape in the city, The Golden Mount is quite a recommended visit. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Bangkok itinerary 6 days.

Wat Saket Travel Tips

  • There is a temple fair held every November.

Entrance Ticket Details For Wat Saket

  • Entry to the rooftop terrace: 10 Baht

How to Reach Wat Saket

  • Ferry: Klorng boat to Phanfa Leelard Pier

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  • Wat Saket Address: 344 Ban Bat, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
  • Wat Saket Contact Number: +66-26210576
  • Wat Saket Timing: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Wat Saket Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Wat Saket(preferred time): 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Wat Saket: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 40.8% of people who visit Bangkok include Wat Saket in their plan

  • 43.39% of people start their Wat Saket visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Wat Saket

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

92.95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Wat Saket

People normally club together Wat Benchamabophit and Wat Phra Kaew while planning their visit to Wat Saket.

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

Wat Saket Reviews & Ratings

  • This may be the most amazing temple in Bangkok. It is so majestic. The variety of things you see there is remarkable. All the bells and gongs that you can ring are wonderful. Active worship was taking place all around us and they broadcast the chants from the monks from speakers. When you get to the top, the views are priceless and the winds feel refreshing.

  • This was a very cool temple to visit. Well shaded on the way up. Plenty of activities and a beautiful service at the top. You don't have to be a Buddhist to enjoy the beauty and feeling of community when you visit. The coffee shop half way up also is reasonably priced and very comfy.

  • Stunningly beautiful temple in the heart of Bangkok. The temple is easy to find, and once you're in the gate just follow the path from the ticket kiosk up to the top. The top is filled with super interesting statues, including a Buddha statue holding a glass orb. The view from the top is very beautiful as well; I was there on a polluted day so my visibility wasn't very good, but on a clear day it is quite nice.

  • One of the highest photographs spot in Bangkok. Tourists need to pay a little fee for going up the temple. Best time will be 5-6pm. You can get sunset picture from this area. Then you can take night view while you are the temple. The main temple will light up so you can the shiny golden pargonda.

  • Great to start the morning during Bangkok tour. Gets very up top. Beautiful inside and views of the city at the top. Be sure to ring the bells and gongs!!! Plenty of refreshments at the bottom to quench your inevitable heat exhaustion.

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