"Rachapradit temple" Wat Ratchapradit Tip by pattayaraj

Wat Ratchapradit, Bangkok: 4 reviews and 8 photos

by pattayaraj

This temple was built in 1864 AD. by King Rama IV .
Important things :
-The grand vihara ,built in traditional Rattanakosin style . The royal seal of King Rama IV is depicted with gilded lacquer on the pediment .This vihara enshrines a Buddha image which is a replica of Phra Phuttha Sihing . Inside decorated with mural paintings with an interesting scene depicting the King 's trip to Tambon Wa Ko,Prachuab Khirikhan province to observe the eclipse of the sun in 1868 AD.

Address: 2 Rachini Rd,Phra Nakorn,BKK

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 14, 2004
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