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Experience the beauty of Thai culture on this half-day Bangkok temples tour that showcases some of the city’s most impressive landmarks. See a massive solid gold Buddah at Wat Tramit and marvel at delicate marble carvings at Wat Benchamabophit. Then follow your guide to the birthplace of traditional healing, Wat Pho, and learn about some of the age-old practices still used today.

Highlights

  • Half-day Bangkok temple tour
  • Visit three of Bankok's most famous temples - Wat Po, Wat Tramit and Wat Benchamabophit
  • Discover the birthplace of traditional Thai medicine
  • Learn the hidden secrets of the Golden Buddha
  • Be amazed by the marble temple with its intricate designs

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What You Can Expect

Bangkok Temples Tour including reclining Buddha at Wat Pho

Bangkok Temples Tour including reclining Buddha at Wat Pho

This memorable tour offers travelers insight and information about the Buddhist religion that permeates Thai culture. Your expert guide will take you through three of Bangkok’s most well-known temples and share insight, stories and information about this religious tradition that plays such a huge role in local life.

Start your journey at Wat Pho, known for its famous reclining Buddha. Wander the halls where more than one thousand images of this religious icon are on display and bear witness to locals who have made their way to worship. Marvel at the oldest and largest of Bangkok’s wats and gain insider knowledge from your informative guide.

Next, venture to Wat Tramit. The solid gold Buddha fashioned in Sukhothai style was accidentally discovered when its plaster casing cracked after being dropped. Weighing in at some 5.5. tons, it is one of the most well-known Buddhas in Thailand.

Finally, head to Wat Benchamabophit. This marble temple is known for its fine carvings and was built for King Chulalongkorn. Your guide will highlight the high gables and explain the detailed artwork that decorates this impressive site. 


 

Customer Reviews

frankch7171

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Great tour guide!

Lorenext

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

Very nice way to get to know very exotic architecture and different temples in Bangkok. Totally recommended!

rosemarie1955

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

Was a very great afternoon out .

Olga V

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

Was very interesting,great tour guide .

Bryan W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

Great tour. Tour guide was very friendly. Temples are gorgeous. Best way to see several temples in one day. They even dropped us off at Grand Palace after tour to explore it on our own. Don and #39;t bother visiting temples on your own. Getting around on the bus and having tickets prepaid made life easy.

georgescorvette

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Really loved this tour. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and kept everyone interested.

Catharine F

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Great tour. Loved seeing the reclining Buddha and other temples. Great guide. A nice tour that only takes up a few hours in your day. Totally recommend it for learning a bit about the culture and history in Thailand.

Ian C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

The group was small, the guide was very good and i learnt a lot about the culture of thailand as well as having fun.

Edita W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

Its AMAZING!!!!!!!

Bobby G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

I made the booking 1 day before the intended date. It was written in the confirmation that either the the hotel or I'll be contacted to confirm the pick-up location and time. However that didn't happen and i called the emergency hotline number that was provided. Was advised to call in the morning (which was the day of the tour). Their main office opens as early as 6am and my issue was addressed promptly. I was picked up but for the wrong tour and the tour guide very kindly and professionally chauffeured us to the location of the correct tour and left us in good hands. A recommended tour indeed!!

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