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The Golden Mount (Wat Saket): Tours & Tickets

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This temple is known for the Golden Mount or Phu Khao Thong, a high hill that offers stunning views at its summit over Rattanakosin Island.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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344 Chakkraphat Diphong Road | Bang Bat, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the temple is on top of a mountain .peaceful place ,calm & good place is you wanna meditate early morning. the view from top is beautiful ,breezy. entry fee is 50bht.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best highlight in Bangkok old town, able to catch the canal boat to access the temple which outstanding architecture and stunning panorama view.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Pathsie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here today with my boyfriend, it’s a nice little walk, yes there are 344 steps but they are very gentle and there are lots of places to stop and see things so you don’t have to do them all at once, 50B to get...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank katiebear6421
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its a nice temple, a little far from the city center but the temple is very peaceful and relaxing. if you have time, go here.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank angad2102
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is an excerpt from my website 'sagarsonker dot com slash travel'. On my website, you'll find up-to-date info, elaborate videos, photos, and reviews. --- VISITED ON: - 16-Aug-2019 - This was my 5th Trip to Thailand, and 2nd visit to this Temple. This...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sagarsonker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning. An oasis of calm in the chaos of Bangkok. The overgrown cemetery at the base was beautiful.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank LynnM159
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Take BTS to National Stadium station. Then hail a tuk-tuk for 200baht to this place. The temple is mounted high up on a mount with about 300 steps for going up and down on each side. On the way up there are bells for ringing...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank beethoechin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good service & nice hotels.Special thanks to Mr. Tharanga front office supervisor & Jayamini for making our stay memorable.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank aAhmed2010
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are about 318 stairs up to the Golden Mount, but they are relatively small stairs and most could take them two at a time. Went up there in the daytime, but well worth the climb. The views of the city are wonderful and given...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

This was our favourite temple in all of Bangkok. Go before sunset and you will get some memorable views. The price was 50 Bath/person. Remember to dress appropriately (cover knees and shoulders).

Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from postscript65 | Reviewed this property |
The 50 baht ticket is for the complete Golden Mount experience. The money goes towards rebuilding the mount foundations and other maintenance. The ticket is valid all day so you can go back in the evening. Depending on your... More
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Response from 838titusd | Reviewed this property |
It is not hard to climb. The steps in climbing are not steep. But however they are little steep and and also height of the steps are little more. You wont feel climbing as there is a garden like atmosphere surrounding the... More
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