Wat Chaiwatthanaram

   
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya
(4.5)
Start : $0.00
Recommended duration : 1 hr 30 min

Opening Hours

- Open Daily : 08.30 - 18.00.


Highlight

- Recommend visiting around 16:30 - 18:30 for see the sunset over this temple.


Description

- Wat Chaiwatthanaram is one of the most visited historical site of Ayutthaya.

- Wat Chaiwatthanaram located on the bank of the Chao Phraya river.

- Wat Chaiwatthanaram Built in 1630 by King Prasat Thong to honor his mother, Wat Chai Wattanaram was conceived as a replica of the Angkor Temple, featuring the architectural style influenced by Angkor temple in Cambodia-its unique feature is a large, central prang (Khmer-style pagoda) surrounded by smaller prangs, symbolizing Mount Sumeru, the gods' mountain according to Hindu belief. The lighting at night makes the temple even more exotic and beautiful.

Credit : https://www.tourismthailand.org/Attraction/wat-chaiwatthanaram

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wat_Chaiwatthanaram


Maps

Wat Chaiwatthanaram
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya
(4.5)
   
Recommended duration : null
Start : $ 0.00
Opening Hours

- Open Daily : 08.30 - 18.00.

Highlight

- Recommend visiting around 16:30 - 18:30 for see the sunset over this temple.

Description

- Wat Chaiwatthanaram is one of the most visited historical site of Ayutthaya.

- Wat Chaiwatthanaram located on the bank of the Chao Phraya river.

- Wat Chaiwatthanaram Built in 1630 by King Prasat Thong to honor his mother, Wat Chai Wattanaram was conceived as a replica of the Angkor Temple, featuring the architectural style influenced by Angkor temple in Cambodia-its unique feature is a large, central prang (Khmer-style pagoda) surrounded by smaller prangs, symbolizing Mount Sumeru, the gods' mountain according to Hindu belief. The lighting at night makes the temple even more exotic and beautiful.

Credit : https://www.tourismthailand.org/Attraction/wat-chaiwatthanaram

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wat_Chaiwatthanaram

Maps