Timings : 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Entry Fee : THB 500
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The temple of the Emerald Buddha, commonly known as Wat Phra Kaew, is the most essential and revered Buddhist temple in Thailand as it enshrines the image of Phra Kaew Morakot carved from a single jade block. Established in 1785, the temple has elaborate carvings, paintings and pagodas, making it a spectacular sight for visitors.
Considering the significance of the Buddha statue, no one is allowed to go near it, except for the king. Located in the compound of the Grand Palace, the area talks about the forgotten past. Adorned with beautiful paintings and murals, Wat Pho is a bustling attraction with devotees and enthusiastic visitors throughout the year.
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