Wat Hua Lamphong 1.5 rating

  Cultural Attractions

Rarely visited by foreigners, Wat Hua Lamphong is actually not that remarkable, but it is lively and thus gives a good insight in how the locals experience their religion. The temple has been extensively remodeled in 1996 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ascension to the throne of King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX). The decorations used throughout the temple consist of elephants and tiered umbrellas, which indicates that it is a royal temple. In the ordination hall, the viharn is unusual, as it is raised on a one-storey high platform. There are plenty of shrines inside the temple, one of them dedicated to King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) and another one to the Hindu god Ganesha.



About Wat Hua Lamphong

 Rama IV Rd

 Nearest Transit: MRT Sam Yan Station (Lines: Blue)

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Wat Hua Lamphong Tickets and Tours in Bangkok

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