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“Too See It In Person is Mind-Blowing”

Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
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US$27.00*
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Bangkok City and Temples Tour
Ranked #1 of 651 things to do in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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.
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Simply Wow! The most unique Buddha in Thailand with the ability to take photos and videos that makes the in-person visit the truly unforgettable

Thank westerntrailrider
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit , rich cultural place with huge lying Buddha statue along with expanse layouts of the temple with other architectural marvels

Thank himanshu1970
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

The temple and surrounding areas are a must for anyone visiting Bangkok the buildings are stunning the whole place has so much atmosphere and I was lucky enough to get a blessing from one of the monks there

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Excellent place. You have to remove your shoes. Heavily crowded especially Chinese tourist. Better to move in the morning. Walkable distance from Grand Palace. This place no to miss in Bangkok.

Thank Chiranjibi P
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Good to see this place. I understand shoes/slippers should not be worn inside this Shrine/hall. But everyone needs to keep their shoes in a plastic bag (provided there for free-of-cost) and carry inside. Two things do not sound good - 1. Carrying shoes inside the sacred shrine/hall 2. Lots of plastic bags are in use and does not seem wise at this time of era where all govt is trying to reduce plastic usages.

Why couldn't these two be avoided by asking people leaving their shoes simply outside (just like it is done in Grand Palace, before entering into "temple of Emerald Buddha" shrine/hall)?

1  Thank Ramesh_baboo
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