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Wat Pho Temple

WAT PHO IN BANGKOK

TEMPLE OF RECLINING BUDDHA

Opening Hours: Daily 08:00 - 17:00 (Massage available until 18:00) 

Location: Maharat Road. Close to the river (about a half mile south of the Grand Palace), Old City (Rattanakosin) 2 Sanamchai Road, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand 10200 02 226 0335

Price Range: The entrance fee is 100 baht

Wat Pho is a Buddhist temple in Phra Nakhon district, Bangkok, Thailand. It is located in the Rattanakosin district directly adjacent to the Grand Palace. Known also as the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, its official name is Wat Phra Chettuphon Wimon Mangkhlaram Ratchaworamahawihan. The temple is also known as the birthplace of traditional Thai massage.

How to get there:

By public transit: From Khaosan Road rides a bus no. 2, 44, 47, and 33 going to Wat Pho (11 minutes)

Walking: 1.7 km (21 minutes)

 

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