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NORTHERN THAILAND'S HIGHLIGHTS


Bangkok

Major Thai Temples in Bangkok
The Golden Mount or Wat Saket
Location :
Off Ratchadamnoen Avenue, opposite to Wat Ratchanatda across a canal

This old temple is well-known for its golden chedi atop the Golden Mount of a height of 77 metres. The artificial hill was created when a large chedi (pagoda) under construction by King Rama III collapsed because of the soft soil underneath. Later King Rama IV commanded the construction of a small chedi on its crest, in which a Buddha relic from India is housed.
Climbing up the stairs to the top of the mount, visitors can have a stunning panoramic view of Rattanakosin Island. Every year in November, a festival is held at Wat Saket which includes a candlelit procession up the Golden Mount

the golden mount
the golden mount

The Golden Mount Fair held annually in November
   
Open Daytime
For taxi Wat Saket (The Golden Mount)

Map : Rattanakosin Island


Quick Links to Bangkok Tours

Best Bangkok Sightseeing Tours
Palaces & Heritage Buildings
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Thai Temples
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Thai Boxing
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Popular Tours around Bangkok

South & West of Bangkok
Sampran Riverside
Samphran Crocodile & Elephant Show
Thai Human Imagery Museum
Floating Market (Damnoen Saduak)
Amphawa Floating Market
Rom Hub Market (Folding Umbrella Mraket)
Samut Songkhram Homestay
King Rama II Memorial Park

River Kwai Bridge (Death Railway)


East of Bangkok
Samutprakan Crocodile Farm & Zoo
The Erawan Museum
Ancient City or Muang Boran


North of Bangkok
Bang Pa-in Palace
Ancient Ruins of Ayutthaya
Chokchai Farm Boutique Camping
Dream World