HOT TIPS & HELPFUL HINTS
Keep In Mind It’s Very Hot & Humid In Thailand.
My suggestion Is to view The Grand Palace | Emerald Buddha | Reclining Buddha
for this duration in these seasons:
COOL SEASON: NOVEMBER – FEBRUARY 1.45 HOURS.
RAINY SEASON: AUGUST – NOVEMBER 1.30 HOURS.
HOT SEASON: MARCH – JULY 1.15 HOURS.
Consider having lunch at a nearby air-con restaurant, and then
a short trip to Wat Pho-Reclining Buddha Temple.
Bring umbrella to protect from sun or rain.
GETTING THERE ENG. & THAI
DO'S & DONT'S
CHECK THE WEATHER
GRAND PALACE VIDEOS
DONATIONS TO TEMPLES
The Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew) in the Grand Palace itself is the main attraction. A figurine of the meditating Buddha made from one solid piece of green jade, clothed in gold and diamonds. It is greatly revered from the Royal family to Thai nationals alike, as Thailand’s utmost precious religious icon...
The Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho) is located 700 meters south of The Grand Palace. It is a world-renowned 46 meter long gold plated reclining Buddha. Its pose represents entry into complete spiritual enlightenment ending all worldly reincarnations. Within the surrounding corridor there are 108 bronze bowls representing the 108 auspicious characteristics of The Buddha. It is believed dropping coins into these bowls brings wealth and prosperity...