"Wat Pho" Wat Pho Tip by Jmill42

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by Jmill42

The Wat Pho is best known for its enormous Reclining Buddha, whihc is truly impressive. But, there are other jewels to be found around this massive complex. The Wat Pho is located very near, and makes for a great morning tour with, the Royal Palace. Wat Pho is less regulate as far as dress and photos are concerned, allowing for pretty much what you want.

Wat Pho was the first, and remains the most prominent university in Thailand. This is the home for the most famous school of Thai massage, as well.

The entrance to Wat Pho is on Chetuphon road. Entrance is 20B. It's open every day, opening hours are from 08.00am to 5.00pm, with a break from 12.00pm to 1.00pm.

Address: Tha Tien Pier, Chao Phraya River, Bangkok
Directions: Near the Royal Palace
Phone: 02-221-991or 222-0933
Website: http://www.discoverthailand.com/

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 24, 2004
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