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Soi Pak Nam, Thoet Thai Road | Pak Khlong Phasi Charoen, Phasi Charoen, Bangkok 10160, Thailand
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All reviews beautiful temple painted ceiling meditation centre panoramic view of the city main pagoda prayer room bangkok area free entry worth the effort worth a visit dome luang floor statues turtles chedi collection
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

There are some good reasons to visit this Wat with royal origins - it's free and beautiful construction from within. The not so good part being the location - it's quite a walk off public transport.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank tan32016
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I've done the big ones Grand Palace, Wat Arun, etc. etc. The 4th floor is the main event but there is plenty to explore, cross the bridge with a nice river view for more intriguing statues. Once you do this, it's also a collection point...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank David S
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful temple I saw in Thailand. And i saw a lot. Very quiet, not so much tourist and free for everyone. They start to built many things around this temple . Inside the first chedhi, it's like a museum, and in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
7  Thank pascalv603
Reviewed 30 January 2018

an elevator brings you up to the top floor with a green crystal stupa. they also have a statue of meditation master luang por sot which is human size and from pure gold. fascinating temple.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We often go to Wat Paknam. The main stupa of is Wat Paknam beautiful. The paintings on the main hall was wonderful. The temple offers free meditation in the evening. You could allocate about two hours for the temple. The temple officers are friendly and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BangkokSachse
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is not your ordinary Temple! This is a large complex with living quarters for nuns, monks and several smaller temples. However the main draw is properly called the Maharatchamongkhon Stupa-a snow white structure with several floors inside. There is a huge red meditation/prayer room,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank WhyteWind
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

How wonderful that Temple..very quite, very clean and amazing. So powerful inside and we could see one of people power who died for 50th years ago..so beautiful decorations inside..very touching..

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank anismanda33
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is one of the most beautiful temples in Bangkok. All 4 levels are well worth visiting. Each level very different. We recommend walking up, and then use elevator to return to ground level. Great view from 4th floor.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank whack4
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Very nice temple made of marble and teak. The marble temple is a must to visit. A museum of Buddha statues worth paying a visit.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank woonliang88
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Wat Paknam Bhasicharoen is a colorful, fascinating five hundred year old Buddhist temple located across the Chao Phraya River in one of those endless indistinguishable suburbs of western Bangkok. While many of these types of temples appear similar from the outside the interiors are often...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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AkankshaG142
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Response from anismanda33 | Reviewed this property |
Hi.. sorry I don't know your hotel exactly..but as information the last time I'd stay at Novotel Ploenchit Sukumvit and the driver picked me up from the hotel to Wat Pho it takes about 45minutes-1hour..
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