Bangkok Temple City Tour
Bangkok Temple & City Tour
About Temples in Thailand, Thailand has over 26,000 wats or temples. This tour brings you to the 3 most distinguished temples in Bangkok. Wat Trimitr, the Temple of the Golden Buddha the statue of Buddha is made from solid gold weighting 5.5 tons. It is a fine example of Sukhothai art and was discovered by chance from a layer of stucco during construction of the temple. Passing through Chinatown your next stop is Wat Po, the temple of the Reclining Buddha the largest and oldest in Bangkok. Your last stop is at Wat Benchamabopit the marble temple. This magnificent monastery was built with white Italian marble from Carrara.
This is one of the most popular tours, and it gives guests a rich insight into Buddhism, architecture and the hustle and bustle of Bangkok. Three of the capital’s most stunning temples are visited including: Wat Traimit, this houses the world’s largest solid gold Buddha (5.5 tonnes of precious metal!); Wat Benchamaborpit (the “Marble Temple”).This is a fascinating fusion of classical Thai architecture and 19th C Italian design and boasts marble and stained-glass windows; Wat Pho, this is the oldest temple in Bangkok and houses the Reclining Buddha, a 45-metre-long statue which depicts Buddha entering Nirvana. Wat Pho is also ‘‘Thailand’s first university’’ and houses a wealth of art. It is still an important centre for traditional medicine, such as massage. Wat Trimitr, the Temple of the Golden Buddha - the statue of Buddha is made from solid gold weighting 5.5 tons. It is a fine example of Sukhothai art and was discovered by chance from a layer of stucco during construction of the temple. If you passing through China town Wat Po temple of the Reclining Buddha - the largest and oldest in Bangkok. Wat Benchamabopit - the marble temple. This magnificent monastery was built with white Italian marble from Carara.
08:00 am Pick up from hotel by our English speaking tour guide.
09:00 am proceed to visit different temple advice in tour packages as above
12:00 am tour End.
12:30 pm you will be reaching at hotel.
Air-conditioned vehicles with experienced driver
English speaking licensed guide
All admission fees as mentioned in the program
Items of a personal nature
Tips or Gratuities to guide and driver
Children under 2 years old will be Free of charge
Children 3-10 years old will be charged as child rate
Children over 10 years old will be charged as adult rate