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Buddhist Temples

1. Wat Phra Kaeo

For many visitors, the high-light of their stay in Bangkok is a visit to Wat Phra Kaeo, to see beautiful examples of Buddhist art and architecture. It has a glittering array of chedi, libraries, mausoleums, and the small jadeite Buddha that is the nation’s greatest treasure (for further details see Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaeo).

2. Wat Pho

Bangkok’s biggest and oldest temple, Wat Pho’s main attraction is its 150-ft (46-m) long Reclining Buddha. This wat is more typical of temples countrywide than Wat ...

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