TOURS BY ALEXHOLIDAYS.COM
Landmark of Bangkok
Duration : 08.00-17.00 hours
Reservations: Please contact our Front Desk, one day in advance.
Tours are organised by Alex Holiday. Tel. 0 2880 7388, or 08 1818 3805
- Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn)
- Wat Benchamabophit (Marble Temple)
- Wat Traimit (Golden Buddha Temple)
- Wat Pho (Temple of the Reclining Buddha)
- Grand Palace & Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaeo)
08.00 – Pick up at Charlie House Pinklao
Visit Wat Arun or the Temple of Dawn, located on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River. Constructed in the 17th century, it is attractive in its striking pagodas which are decorated with millions of pieces of Chinese porcelain. Its central pagoda, at a height of 82 metres is the tallest pagoda in Thailand.
Visit Wat Benchamabophit or the Marble Temple. The ubosot of this temple was designed by Prince Naris, a half brother of King Rama V. It was built from white Carrara marble imported from Italy. The temple houses a replica of Thailand’s most beautiful Buddha image, Phra Phuttha Chinnarat.
Visit Wat Traimit or the Golden Buddha Temple, where you will see the world?s largest Golden Buddha image, Phra Phuttha Maha Suwan Patimakon.This precious image is 3 metres tall and weighs 5.5 tons.
Visit Wat Pho or the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, which houses a marvellous 46 meters long, gilded reclining Buddha. This temple contains the largest number of pagodas (99 in all) and is also the birthplace of traditional Thai massage. Its famous Thai Traditional Massage School is open daily, from 08.00 – 17.00 hours.
12.00 – Lunch at a restaurant
Visit the Grand Palace, the most famous landmark in Bangkok built in 1782. The palace complex consists of numerous buildings, with highly decorated architectural designs. Some important ones are Borom Phiman Mansion, Phra Maha Monthian Group, Chakri Maha Prasat Hall and Dusit Maha Prasat Hall.
Then explore the magnificent Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) in the same compound. The temple is the most beautiful and important temple in Thailand, which houses the sacred Emerald Buddha image.
17.00 – Arrive at Charlie House Pinklao
- For children under 3 years old (not taller than 90 cm.) are free of charge.
- For children 3 – 10 years old, we charge 70 of adult price.
- For children over 10 years old, we charge normal price.
- Please wear long pants or long skirts. Shorts and sandals are not allowed to enter the temples.
Air-conditioned vehicle with driver,
English speaking guide, and entrance fees
Wat Phra Kaeo
Wat Phra Kaeo
Price per person
|No. of Persons||Adults||Children under 10 Yr.|
|2 Adults||3,550 THB||2,485 THB|
|3-4 Adults||3,150 THB||2,205 THB|
|5-6 Adults||2,650 THB||1,855 THB|