"Wat Arun (3)" Temple of the Dawn - Wat Arun Tip by SumTingWong

Temple of the Dawn - Wat Arun, Bangkok: 168 reviews and 331 photos

  I had to lie flat to take this photo, good detail!
by SumTingWong

Wat Arun, also known as temple of the Dawn, is one on Bangkoks major landmarks. It towers over the Chao Phraya River. The detailad decoration in the wat itself and on the spectacular chedi is amazing. The wat is accessable directly by ferry or by road, there are two entrences by the road. Fee to go up to the chedi is 20 Baht p/p.

Address: On the Chao Phraya river, you can't miss it!
Directions: On the west bank of the Chao Phraya River
Phone: +66 2 891 2978
Website: http://www.watarun.org/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 1, 2003
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