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Best of Bangkok Sightseeing Tours
Temple of the Reclining Buddha or Wat Pho or Wat Phra Chetuphon
Location : Chetuphon Road

Located next to the Grand Palace on the south side, this is the oldest and biggest temple with the largest number of pagodas (95 in all) in the city. Wat Pho is well known for its huge Reclining Buddha, 46 m long and 15 m high. Besides, it was the first open university of Thailand which used to offer courses in several branches of knowledge like literature, archaeology, astrology and medicine.
Reclining Buddha
Reclining Buddha

Temple of the Reclining Buddha
Wat Pho

Nowadays Wat Pho is famous among foreign visitors for its Thai Traditional Massage School which offers three kinds of massage services namely, body massage, body massage with herbs and foot massage. The massage service opens daily from 8 a.m. till 5 p.m. For learning courses, there are three courses, i.e. general Thai massage, therapeutic and healing massage and foot massage.
For more information about the massage services and courses, please call 0 2211 2974

Information Tel. 0 2225 9595
www.watpho.com
Open Daily, 08.00 to 17.00 hrs.
For taxi วัดโพธิ์ ถนนเชตุพน ใกล้สนามหลวงและวัดพระแก้ว

Map : Rattanakosin Island

Related Tour Program
Duration
reclining buddha
Bangkok tour program code S-02
Temple and city tours, Wat Traimit, Wat Pho and Marble Temple
Half Day
(a.m./p.m.)
democracy monument

Bangkok tour program code S-26
Temple of Dawn, Marble Temple, Wat Traimit, Wat Pho, Grand Palace & Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Rachadamnoen Rd. with magnificent attractions en route, and Vimanmek Mansion
Full Day
marble temple
Bangkok tour + accommodation package code P-01
Wat Pho, Wat Traimit, Marble Temple, Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha and Gems Factory
3D2N
grand palace
Bangkok tour + accommodation package code P-02
Wat Pho, Wat Traimit, Marble Temple, Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha and Gems Factory
3D2N
floating market

Bangkok tour + accommodation package code P-03
Temple and city tours, Wat Pho, Wat Traimit, Marble Temple, Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Gems Factory and Floating Market
4D3N
elephant show
Bangkok tour + accommodation package code P-25
Outstanding temples, Wat Traimit, Wat Pho, Marble Temple, Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Gems Factory, Floating Market, Calypso Cabaret, Crocodile Farm and Elephant Theme Show
5D4N

Bangkok tour + accommodation package code P-27
Bangkok temple & city tour to the most famous temple Wat Pho, Wat Traimit and Marble Temple + Gems Factory
3D2N

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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