08:00 / 12:30 – Pick up at your hotel and drive to the central district of Bangkok
09:00 / 13:30 – First visit Wat Trimitr, renowned for its Golden Buddha with 10 feet high and weighs 5 ton and a half. The image was built with pure gold with the fine art of Sukhothai period around 13th century. It was recorded as the world largest Buddha image made of gold by Guinness World Book of Record.
Continue further with a drive to Rattakosin Island passing through China Town and flower maket. It is amazing to see a bustling, but colorful life style of the locals.
10:00 / 14:30 – Arrive at Wat Pho, well-known for its huge Reclining Buddha, with 46 meter long and 15 meter high. Founded in 1781 by King Rama I of Chakri Dynasty, Wat Pho was the first university of Thailand that taught wide range of knowledge ranging from astrology, literature and medicine. It is also a temple museum that contains many hard-to-be found artifacts and inscriptions.
11:00 / 15:30 – Further on to Wat Benchamabophit, also known as the Marble Temple, famous for the modern work blended with Thai religious architecture. The main chapel was built with white carcra Italian Marble which houses a replica of the most beautiful Buddha image in Thailand, Praputthachinarat.
Duration: 3-4 hours
- Pick up and drop off at the lobby of your hotel if in Bangkok city center
- Sightseeing as described with transportation
- English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees