Built in the 17th century, with Burmese design, this temple looks amazing from afar, but even better near. To get there, stop at Tha Tien Pier and take a cross river boat for only 3 baht/pax. Entrance to the temple is 50 baht/pax. To get to the 2 tiers of the temple requires climbing steep steps, but the climb was totally worth it. The view of Chao Phraya River and her surroundings was fantastic! And we could take a 360 degree view while walking round the temple on both tiers. Hence, we also had a nice view of Thonburi grounds, around the temple. Coming down from the temple was a little scarier but it was managable, with some caution.
I was amazed by the tiles and mosaics that line the entire temple and stupas. Absolutely beautiful!
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