Giant Swing(Sao Chingcha)

   
Bangkok
(4)
Recommended duration : 0 hr 30 min

Opening Hours

- Open 24 hours.


Highlight

- There are many historical buildings and spots around the Giant Swing, Wat Suthat Thep Wararam, Sarn Choa Po Seu or Tiger God Shrine, Devasthan and Lan Kon Mueng.

- There are many delicious restaurants near The Giant Swing (Sao Ching Cha). 


Description

- The Giant Swing(Sao Chingcha) is a religious structure in Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand. Located in front of Wat Suthat, it was formerly used in an old Brahmin ceremony, and is one of Bangkok's tourist attractions. 

- The Giant Swing(Sao Chingcha) area has been the centre of Bangkok since Rattanakosin period to present. The Giant Swing or Sao Chingcha was constructed in the reign of Rama I after he had decided to extend the city from the west or Thonburi since King Taksin's time to the east.

- " Sao Chingcha " or the Giant Swing has become an outstanding symbol of Bangkok until now. It is two towering red pillars standing on a huge stone at the height of 21.15 metres. 

Credit : https://www.tourismthailand.org/Attraction/Sao-Chingcha--2012 

Photo : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giant_Swing 

https://www.tourismthailand.org/Attraction/sao-chingcha


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Giant Swing(Sao Chingcha)
Bangkok
(4)
   
Recommended duration : 30 min
Start : $ 0.00
Opening Hours

- Open 24 hours.

Highlight

- There are many historical buildings and spots around the Giant Swing, Wat Suthat Thep Wararam, Sarn Choa Po Seu or Tiger God Shrine, Devasthan and Lan Kon Mueng.

- There are many delicious restaurants near The Giant Swing (Sao Ching Cha). 

Description

- The Giant Swing(Sao Chingcha) is a religious structure in Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand. Located in front of Wat Suthat, it was formerly used in an old Brahmin ceremony, and is one of Bangkok's tourist attractions. 

- The Giant Swing(Sao Chingcha) area has been the centre of Bangkok since Rattanakosin period to present. The Giant Swing or Sao Chingcha was constructed in the reign of Rama I after he had decided to extend the city from the west or Thonburi since King Taksin's time to the east.

- " Sao Chingcha " or the Giant Swing has become an outstanding symbol of Bangkok until now. It is two towering red pillars standing on a huge stone at the height of 21.15 metres. 

Credit : https://www.tourismthailand.org/Attraction/Sao-Chingcha--2012 

Photo : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giant_Swing 

https://www.tourismthailand.org/Attraction/sao-chingcha

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