Temple of Dawn- Wat Arun Bangkok

Wat Arun is a popular temple in Bangkok, on the other side of Chao Praya river. We spent a short while here, about 30 minutes or so (because we came in via a boat ride and we were asked to return in about 20 mins)I believe we could explore only a part of it, but being our last day in city we'd seen enough of temples, hence didn't mind returning after a short exploration

I don't have too much text to narrate- wikipedia is good at those details if you're interested. Sharing some photos below


Temple entry fee was 20 baht per person and we were also charged a boat parking fee of 20 baht.

Climbing up 100s of step is a nice exercise and we went up as high as steps allowed. Besides exercise, it allowed good view of the city.

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17 comments:

  1. lovely photographs !! nice to know about the Wat Arun Temple of Dawn !!

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  2. It is indeed a beautiful place. We had climbed all the way to the top.

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  3. The temple looks so beautiful. Nice captures!

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  4. The Temple of Dawn truly :) very beautiful temple, with really great history. being situated on the river bank..gives it a spectacular view :)
    good capture Shrinidhi

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  6. I would like to say many thanks to you for the useful information that you provided here.

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  7. Lovely place indeed.All their beauty is nicely captured.

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  8. Thanks Mysay,Meghana, Niranjan, Jiggyasa, Arumugam Sir

    Indrani: Thanks. yes, we too climbed till top, as far as the stairs took us

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  9. beautiful.... its good you did not write too much about it..there's always wikipedia :)

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  10. Hi Shrinidhi
    Thanks for sharing these excellent photos with us.

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  11. Wonderful tour of the beautiful temple.

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  12. wow a single word came from my mind when i see your photographs its get me to go and do photo shoot

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  13. wow a single word came from my mind when i see your photographs, awesome photography its encourages me to visit this place and do photography

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