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One of the oldest and largest temples in Bangkok features the famous Reclining Buddha, which is the largest in Thailand measuring more than 150 feet in length.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Banglamphu
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+66 2 226 0335
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I can see why people hate to go to places where the lines are outrageous. I hate waiting and I would’ve probably given this place a bad review or not even have gone like how I didn’t go to grand palace. I needed to visit...More

Thank Laurence T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pretty spectacular... not to long of lines. A nice ride via the water taxi. Easy to see and worth the trip!

Thank heaterleigh
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worth seeing. Can be very warm to travel around so get lots of water & a hat. Watch out for people trying to give advise around these areas

Thank Lakers4
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Initially me and my husband did not plan to visit this temple but we are so glad we chose to visit it at the end! This temple is unique and definitely worth a visit!

Thank StephChoo
Reviewed yesterday

One of Bangkok's landmark. The reclining Buddha is impressive and will impress any visitor. Don't forget to check Buddha's feet.

Thank Jetro7
Reviewed yesterday

I think words cannot describe this amazing place, its just a sea of positive energy just flowing among everyone . One should visit this place and just get submerged into the vibe and feel relaxed

Thank bakerhall52
Reviewed yesterday

The tempel is beautiful and big. I would be nice if there was a place where you could buy something to drink.

Thank Carmen19881
Reviewed yesterday

A unique temple and temple complex with lots of different forms of Buddha. The sheer size of the Buddha statue in a reclining state is amazing.

Thank ritsd2015
Reviewed yesterday

You are spoilt for choice in terms of temples to visit whilst in Bangkok, but this is a must for all to see.

Thank Mike62MB
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This temple of close to the Grand Palace and is a worthwhile addition or possibly a less crowded, sucker, and equally spectacular alternative.

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Banglamphu
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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elaine m
10 June 2018|
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Response from Gaurs123 | Reviewed this property |
First of all, have a wonderful trip. Yes u can visit both on the same day. Start early. You can buy the tickets there. We hired the guide we found there. His name was TONY and he was good. He managed the tickets for... More
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PASSPORT0929
15 May 2018|
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Response from scrapally | Reviewed this property |
While the grounds are somewhat wheelchair friendly, the temples themselves are not. All temples are entered by stepping over a threshold and it is poor etiquette to step on the threshold. So even if one could get up to the... More
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Response from Carmel S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we stayed at Eastin Makkasan hotel close to MBK shopping centre. I have a number for the cab driver we used for our daily tours, he was such a nice person and really helpful, Leo +66 94 259 0075 , you can whatsapp call... More
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