Wat Pho is another must-see Bangkok Culture attraction and also the oldest Buddhist temple in Bangkok built in the 17th century. Although the highlight of visiting Wat Pho is the Reclining Buddha that measures 46 metres long covered with gold leaf, do not miss a chance to loosen up your body with traditional Thai massage seeing Wat Pho is Thailand’s famous institute for traditional Thai massage.
Wat Pho is located in Bangkok’s old town near Chao Praya riverside. Guests can get there by taking Chao Praya express boat at Taksin pier then, get off at Tha Tien pier (No. 9) or 25 minutes by car.
Alternatively, with the new update on MRT Blue Line extension in July 2019, now you can visit here by starting at the closet MRT Silom station to MRT Sanamchai station directly. Less than a 5-minute walk from the station you will reach this beautiful temple.