It was definitely worth getting to take a water taxi over the river to check out this beautiful temple.
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If you are in Bangkok then a visit to the Wat Arun Temple is a must! This amazing historical temple is richly decorated intricately with porcelain and statuesque architecture and is just beautiful to see and appreciate. Normally you can climb all the way to...More
Wat Arun is a beautiful temple with intricate architectural detailing on its facade. It is considered one of the most important historical monuments in Bangkok. Visitors are expected to dress decently in respect to the Buddha; long sleeves, and pants instead of shorts. We were...More
We went during the late afternoon, so didn't really see the beautiful lights that everyone spoke about in the other reviews. It's worth a visit (4 THB for the boat) , maybe go later in the evening to see the lights or early in the...More
Definitely the highlight of our short stay in Bangkok. We much prefered this to the Grand Palace. Amazing architecure and beautiful garden surroundings....
It was under reformation when I visited the temple and even if I found it really beautiful, I expected more since is the most famous one in Bangkok. Nevertheless is really worth a visit, not only the temple itself but also the market and the...More
Nice to take photographs of from across the river. There are hotels and restaurants that offer nice views at night so if you wish to take nightscape photos, I suggest you book a hotel or restaurant by the river. At morning Wat Arun is just...More