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Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple): Tours & Tickets

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Often referred to as the “marble temple” in guidebooks, this architectural gem features a magnificent Buddha image, which is a copy of the highly revered Phra Buddhajinaraja, and a beautiful beamed ceiling in a dark red and gold.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Said to be the most beautifil temple in Bangkok. Have seen sime but not all, and I can agree with that. Alms giving to monks at 6 every morning.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Taalkayaker
Reviewed 1 week ago

Passing by this Wat quite often. It's a lovely place to visit. Sitting in the church , meditating will be so calm. Along sides are lot of Buddha Images , in gold color , in a long line , of four sides, quite an impressive...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank congeniality
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very peaceful inside the temple. The marble temple is very nice on the inside and has a lot of tourist visiting.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Bertrand A
Reviewed 2 August 2019 via mobile

We were templed out by the time we arrived at the Marble Temple but happy to visit as very calm, pretty and a little different from the others. The master prayer room is stunningly beautiful, one of my favs. 40TB and an ice cream afterwards...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MeredithC398
Reviewed 30 July 2019

The Marble Temple is probably off the main tourist path, but it is a very pretty and scenic temple. The temple also has a multitude of statues of Buddha which are fascinating. The main building is very calm and tranquil, and whilst we enjoyed it...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank The_Cheshireset133
Reviewed 29 July 2019

We first saw the beautiful Wat during night while on our way to Khaosan from the airport. Situated on the cross roads in the district housing various government buildings, the Marble Temple looks equally resplendent during day and night, more beautiful in night adorned in...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Rajiv S
Reviewed 21 July 2019

we were there by 10-11 not that early and we wait a few minutes and we were completely alone. Its beautiful architecture, atmosphere really worth it.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank mariadrig
Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

Wat Benchamabophit or Wat Ben is a beautiful temple. A lot of tourists are coming to see the amazing Architecture of this temple coz it's really brilliant! Specially you will be amazed to see the gold and marble work done in the entire building. Tips:...More

Date of experience: March 2019
46  Thank Nusayb
Reviewed 14 July 2019

Beautiful and different from other temples, as it was made from Italian marble. One of the highlights of our tour.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Locococomama
Reviewed 11 July 2019

everything is walkable just work on planning all the temples, wear comfortable with easy removal!!!!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Esther S
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7 August 2017|
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Response from Miles P | Reviewed this property |
It would be best if you navigate yourself on the three tours in different days for you to enjoy and appreciate the beauty, more than when you have the tour guide/s as you have a time limit to stay in a certain place. Enjoy... More
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Suzette L
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1. YES 2. 9 am to 5 pm 3. nil 4. Taxi
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Response from Roberta Y | Reviewed this property |
Daily, 8 to 6. Only 20 bht, I think, much less than Wat Po or the Palace. My hotel was off Sukhumvit, Phrom Phang was my nearest SkyTrain, no need to transfer. Phaya Thai is nearest SkyTrain station to Wat Po, then take... More
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