17 Sights in Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok, Thailand (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok, Thailand. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 17 sights are available in Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok, Thailand.

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1. วัดจักรวรรดิราชาวาสวรมหาวิหาร

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Rajavaswara Temple, popularly referred to as Imperial Temple or Rajavas Imperial Temple for short. It was originally a Rat Temple named Wat Nang Ploom. Created during the Ayutthaya period Later in the Rattanakosin period, it was called The Temple of Sampeng is presumed to have come from the three women she co-built, and probably also because it was close to Sampeng, or Sam Peng. It's the same as the Three Chinese Temples, or the Temple of the Trimitrology Ramwara Vihara, which is close to each other. Chao Phrayabdindradecha renovated the entire monastery around 1819 and consecrated His Majesty the King as a royal monastery and named it the Rajavas Imperial Temple around 1825. The sculptor sculpted from a painting of a statue of Lord Phrayabdindradecha at Harirak Ramathibodi (the sculptor). The King of Cambodia to build at Udong Mechai.

Wikipedia: วัดจักรวรรดิราชาวาสวรมหาวิหาร (TH)

2. พระบรมมหาราชวัง

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พระบรมมหาราชวัง McKay Savage from London, UK / CC BY 2.0

The Grand Palace is a complex of buildings at the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The palace has been the official residence of the Kings of Siam since 1782. The king, his court, and his royal government were based on the grounds of the palace until 1925. King Bhumibol Adulyadej, resided at the Chitralada Royal Villa and his successor King Vajiralongkorn at the Amphorn Sathan Residential Hall, both in the Dusit Palace, but the Grand Palace is still used for official events. Several royal ceremonies and state functions are held within the walls of the palace every year. The palace is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Thailand.

Wikipedia: Grand Palace (EN)

3. วัดอรุณราชวรารามราชวรมหาวิหาร

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Wat Arun Ratchawararam Ratchawaramahawihan or Wat Arun is a Buddhist temple (wat) in Bangkok Yai district of Bangkok, Thailand, on the Thonburi west bank of the Chao Phraya River. The temple derives its name from the Hindu god Aruṇa, often personified as the radiations of the rising sun. Wat Arun is among the best known of Thailand's landmarks. The first light of the morning reflects off the surface of the temple with pearly iridescence. Although the temple had existed since at least the seventeenth century, its distinctive prang (spire) was built in the early nineteenth century during the reigns of Rama II and Rama III.

Wikipedia: Wat Arun (EN)

4. ถนนเยาวราช

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Yaowarat Road in Samphanthawong District is the main artery of Bangkok's Chinatown. Modern Chinatown now covers a large area around Yaowarat and Charoen Krung Road. It has been the main centre for trading by the Chinese community since they moved from their old site some 200 years ago to make way for the construction of Wat Phra Kaew, the Grand Palace. Nearby is the Phahurat or Little India. The area is bordered by the Chao Phraya River to the south. Yaowarat Road is well known for its variety of foodstuffs, and at night turns into a large "food street" that draws tourists and locals from all over the city.

Wikipedia: Yaowarat Road (EN)

5. พระพุทธมหาสุวรรณปฏิมากร

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The Golden Buddha, officially titled Phra Phuttha Maha Suwanna Patimakon, commonly known in Thai as Phra Sukhothai Traimit, is a gold Maravijaya Attitude seated Buddharupa statue, with a weight of 5.5 tonnes. It is located in the temple of Wat Traimit, Bangkok, Thailand. At one point in its history the statue was covered with a layer of stucco and coloured glass to conceal its true value, and it remained in this condition for almost 200 years, ending up as what was then a pagoda of minor significance. During relocation of the statue in 1955, the plaster was chipped off and the gold revealed.

Wikipedia: Golden Buddha (statue) (EN)

6. บรมบรรพต

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The Golden Mountain is a replica mountain pagoda located in Wat Saket Ratchawara maha vihara. From the original wishes of His Majesty the King, he was asked to build a large twelve-wood recessed phra prang on the east side of Phra Nakhon, resembling the Golden Mountain Temple Pagoda in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya. But because the structure weighs a lot. The lane soil in that area cannot be accommodated. Prang then stepped down. Later, in the days of His Majesty the King. It was transformed into a golden mountain, as it is today, where he laid the headstone in 1865.

Wikipedia: พระบรมบรรพต (TH)

7. มิวเซียมสยาม

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Museum Siam is a discovery museum that is located at Sanam Chai road in Bangkok, Thailand. The museum was established in 2007 in the former building of the Ministry of Commerce. It was created to teach the national identity and history of the people of Thailand, and their relationships with neighboring cultures. The motto of the museum is “Play + Learn = เพลิน” ; through a series of interactive exhibits, the museum shows the development of Thailand from the past to present.

Wikipedia: Museum Siam (EN)

8. วัดราชบุรณราชวรวิหาร

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Wat Ratchaburana Ratchaworawihan or usually shortened to Wat Ratchaburana (วัดราชบูรณะ), commonly known as Wat Liap (วัดเลียบ), is a second-class temple in Maha Nikaya sect of Buddhism, located at 119 Chakkraphet Road, Wang Burapha Phirom Subdistrict, Phra Nakhon District, Bangkok at the foot of the Memorial Bridge near Pak Khlong Talat and Praisaniyakarn, diagonally from the Long Corridor of Suankularb Wittayalai School.

Wikipedia: Wat Ratchaburana, Bangkok (EN)

9. วัดระฆังโฆสิตารามวรมหาวิหาร

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Wat Rakhangkhositaram Woramahaviharn or usually shortened to Wat Rakhangkhositaram (วัดระฆังโฆสิตาราม), familiarly known as Wat Rakhang (วัดระฆัง) is a second-class royal monastery in Bangkok, Thailand. It's located at 250/1 Arun Amarin Road, Siri Rat Subdistrict, Bangkok Noi District, Thonburi side on the west bank of Chao Phraya River near Siriraj Hospital, Wang Lang Market and Ban Khamin Junction.

Wikipedia: Wat Rakhangkhositaram (EN)

10. ศาลหลักเมืองกรุงเทพมหานคร

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Bangkok City Main Court is a court built with the establishment of Rattanakosin as a ratchathani, according to the Brahmin tradition that before building a city, the city pillars must be raised in the main chaiyaphum place in order to be a blessing to the city house to be built. Bangkok's Main Court is located on the southeast corner of Sanam Luang, opposite the Grand Palace. Main Muang Road, Grand Palace Subdistrict Phra Nakhon, Bangkok

Wikipedia: ศาลหลักเมืองกรุงเทพมหานคร (TH)

11. วัดพระศรีรัตนศาสดาราม

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วัดพระศรีรัตนศาสดาราม Original image: Ninara from Helsinki, Finland. Edit: TSP / CC BY 4.0

Wat Phra Kaew, commonly known in English as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha and officially as Wat Phra Si Rattana Satsadaram, is regarded as the most sacred Buddhist temple in Thailand. The complex consists of a number of buildings within the precincts of the Grand Palace in the historical centre of Bangkok. It houses the statue of the Emerald Buddha, which is venerated as the country's palladium.

Wikipedia: Wat Phra Kaew (EN)

12. อนุสาวรีย์หมู

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The Pig Monument, officially known as the Sahathat Monument, is a pig-shaped monument located by the front moat of Khlong Khun, at the foot of the bridge of Khlong Khun, opposite Wat Rajabophit Sathit Maha Simaram, by the Queen's Road. The Grand Palace area designed by Her Royal Highness.

Wikipedia: อนุสาวรีย์หมู (TH)

13. วัดราชประดิษฐสถิตมหาสีมารามราชวรวิหาร

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Wat Ratchapradit Sathit Mahasimaram Ratcha Wora Maha Viharn is a Buddhist temple in the Phra Nakhon District of Bangkok. Wat Ratchaparadit was designated a first-class royal monastery in 1915, making it one of the most significant temples in Thailand.

Wikipedia: Wat Ratchapradit (EN)

14. เสาชิงช้า

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The Giant Swing is a religious structure in Sao Chingcha Subdistrict, Phra Nakhon District, 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.

Wikipedia: Giant Swing (EN)

15. Gurdwara Siri Guru Singh Sabha

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Gurdwara Siri Guru Singh Sabha Melanochromis / Public domain

Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha, located in Bangkok's Phahurat district, is a place of worship for a Sikh community that settled in Thailand for about a century and established a textile industry that is still thriving today.

Wikipedia: Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha (FR)

16. วัดสระเกศราชวรมหาวิหาร

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Wat Saket Ratcha Wora Maha Wihan (Thai: วัดสระเกศราชวรมหาวิหาร, usually shortened to Wat Saket is a Buddhist temple in Pom Prap Sattru Phai district, Bangkok, Thailand.

Wikipedia: Wat Saket (EN)

17. สนามหลวง

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Sanam Luang is a 74.5 rai (119,200 m2) open field and public square in front of Wat Phra Kaew and the Grand Palace, Bangkok, Thailand. Sanam Luang is in the Phra Nakhon District, the historic center of Bangkok.

Wikipedia: Sanam Luang (EN)

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