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Wat Pathum Wanaram

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Address: Rama I Road | Pathumwan, Pathumwan, Bangkok, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 2 251 6469
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Peaceful place between Siam Parag and Central W. Good for pictures and also for meditation. Relax and culture

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
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Louth, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went so we could see some of the local architecture and culture. We got in for free, and maybe because it isn't tourist season yet, there didn't seem to be anyone around? There were hardly any signs anywhere as to what we were allowed to see and what we weren't and it was quite a short... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Peaceful place between Siam Parag and Central W. Good for pictures and also for meditation. Relax and culture

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Found this temple from Tripadvisor so I made plan to pay a visit during my August trip. We went in the morning and managed to join the locals for the morning prayers and blessings by the monk.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Wanna try bhuddist way to make merit. This temple located in the heart of Bangkok which not far from shopping center. Just walk in and you will feel peaceful.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The temple is located in the middle between Siam Paragon and Central World Shopping Complex. This is one of the famous temple in Bangkok and easily reach for tourist by BTS-Siam just a short walk way. There's the grocery store at front of the temple so you can buy stuffs to offer to the monks at the temple or you... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Came by while walking from Siam train stop to my hotel. There is a nice fountain here and there seemed to be some local people that were having some sort of lunch here! Very lovely and well kept..It is also open at nite but I don't know how late..

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Beautiful temple in complete contrast to the Bangkok metropolis that surrounds it. Quiet and serene juxtaposed with the modern Siam Paragon and Central World malls nearby. Worth a visit if nearby. Unlike the more well known Wats in Bangkok, there were no other tourists when I was there but only a handful of locals who were praying. If you have... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Just opposite Siam train station this is nice and quiet, beautiful to see and free, people meditating and praying in a quiet atmosphere is very lovely to see.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

its amazing a temple in the middle of the shopping area in bangkok. just behind the world trade center of bangkok. really nice atmosphere

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Wedged in between Siam Paragon and Central World this is a place you must visit if you have an hour or so to spare. Nearest BTS is Siam. Leave the station direction exit 6 and follow the skywalk, you can't miss it on your left. Far away from the hustle and bustle of the street scene, you could forget that... More 

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