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Wat Pho Thai Traditional Massage School

2 Sanamchai Road | Wat Po, Tatian, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
(+66) 2 221-2974
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Ranked #49 of 361 activities in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Spas, Educational Sites
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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

.. There is something very Thai and truly special about having your Thai Yoga massage inside this particular temple (Wat Pho). All treatments are provided inside a large Sala (Buddhist pavillion) with bright red ceiling - but without any private rooms. There are just a few treatments to choose from, but all of them are authentic Wat Pho traditional massage... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My neighbor recommended to stop by and get a Thai massage after visiting Wat Pho. It was just what I needed after a long hot day. My husband who never had a massage before even agreed to do it because it was affordable. We didn't make a reservation before hand and we waited just about 5 minutes to get in.... More

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New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My husband (after a bit of prodding) and I had a 30 minute full body massage. The $8 price tag was great. It was a professionally run operation that is clean. The staff was also friendly and made our son and friend feel welcome and comfortable while my husband and I were treated to a massage. This is not your... More

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Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

+ traditional Wat Pho style massage authentic decent professional - no frills no privacy no ambience located inside Wat Pho temple (admission fees required)

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

At Wat Pho you are sure to get a real Thai Massage.. this is a real difference when compared with the street massages you can get all around the touristic parts in Bangkok. The place is very clean and the students are professional. They will ask you what level of pressure you would like to go for (the massage can... More

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

wat pho is the birthpalce of thai massage and they really know how to do it!.It is more accupuncture and it will certainly worth it!...can be hard sometimes..there would be a long queue and needs prior booking and waiting time of an hour or two. very pricey for the fame but very professional and worth the experience. Something you cant... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I could not come to Thailand to learn thai massage and not take a glimpse from the famous Wat Pho School while i was in Bangkok. It is a very professional and organized course and i was glad i took it. It certainly maintains the reputaion. Thank you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Very good massage School. Thank you for your time and attention. It is more accupuncture and i love the atmosphere. A little bit pricy but i guess you are paying for the name. Recomended to people who want to study.

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Wat Pho temple is the home of the enormous Reclining Buddha as well as the birthplace of the traditional Thai massage. After an amazing visit to pay respect to and be totally overwhelmed by the tantalising Reclining Buddha what could be more called for than an authentic Thai massage. Just a few minutes walk from the pavilion housing the Reclining... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Really nice to get after an afternoon of visit under the sun. We got one foot massage and one Thai massage, both were really good. Clean and very professional staff. High value for money.

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