Wat Arun Temple, locally known as Wat Chaeng, is situated on the west (Thonburi) bank of the Chao Phraya River.

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Wat Arun Temple is easily one of the most stunning temples in Bangkok, not only because of its riverside location.

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Wat Arun Temple is partly made up of colourfully decorated spires and stands majestically over the water.

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Wat Arun Temple is almost directly opposite Wat Pho, so it is very easy to get to.

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Wat Arun Temple is open daily from 08:30 to 17:30.

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Wat Arun Temple was envisioned by King Taksin in 1768.

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Wat Arun Temple is still called by other names such as The Temple of Dawn or the local name is Wat Chaeng. The temple is located on the bank of Chao Phraya River, it is easy for the tourist to see that this is the most splendid temple in Bangkok, it is splendid not only because it is located nearby the bank of Chao Phraya River but also by its own special architecture is very different from other temples in Bangkok.

Wat Arun Temple is located opposite with other temple which is also very famous in Bangkok is Wat Pho Temple so that it is easy for the tourist to visit both of these famous temples at the same time. From the Sapphan Taksin port you could catch a boat to visit Wat Arun Temple, the time for the tourist visit Wat Arun Temple is from 8:30am to 5:30pm everyday.

You should take at least one hour to visit Wat Arun Temple, although this temple is known with the name is The Temple of Dawn but its scenery is amazingly quite once the sun set. The best and most quiet time to visit Wat Arun Temple should be in the early morning before there are a lot of the tourists arrive to visit this temple later.

The Temple of Dawn is one of the most beautiful temples in Thailand by its skillful architecture as well as its special spirals, those are the mighty spirals with the height 70m and is decorated very beautiful by the colorific small glass peaces and Chines ceramic.

Wat Arun Temple or Temple of Dawn is one of the most worthwhile attraction for you in Bangkok, and you should not miss to visit this very famous site.

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