About Wat Suthat

With a towering red giant swing at the entrance, this beautiful old temple The Golden temple of Buddha Wat Suthat is exquisitely beautifully decorated temple with decorative wall paintings. The artistic wall murals, handcrafted steak wood giant door panels, elegenat chapel, and a sweeping roof all together offers an enthralling view to spectators. With 4 entry gates and around 156 soothing images of lord buddha, and the frescoes bring to life the 28 former lives of the Buddha the place is devotinally mesmerising.This 19th-century temple house the largest Wihan(main Chapel) in the Thai Capital and is home to an imposing meter high gilded bronze Buddha.

Must See

The golden temple of Buddha offers a magnificent view with antique Buddha statues and outstanding wall paintings which is a treat to the eyes of a visitor. It is one of the most spectacular temples of Buddha.

How to reach

3.5km from city center Bangkok to reach the place. The visitors can reach by hiring a bus, taxi or tuk-tuk. It takes around 17 minutes to reach the place.

Tips

  • A vivacious place for having a glimpse of the architecture.
  • Stay hydrated as you may have to walk 
  • Wear comfortable clothing with full body coverage.
  • Maintain discipline and follow the dress code
  • Experience serenity and tranquility surrounding the place
  • Talk softly as you may disturb those who are praying
  • Greet everyone with a smile
  • Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere

Visit Time

Sunday:       8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Monday:      8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday:      8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. 

Thursday:     8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Friday:          8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Saturday:      8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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Waiting Time

Depends on the queue

 

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Entrance Fee

Yes

20 Baht

 

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Time you can spend

1 to 2 hours

 

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Weather

Heavy Intensity Rain 27.36°C

 

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