Wat Arun (Wat Arun Ratchaworaram)

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Wat Arun is easily recognisable by its huge centralprang (114m high), which is built in Khmer-style and symbolises Mount Meru, believed to be the centre of the universe. It is decorated with extraordinary, multicoloured, porcelain bas-reliefs depicting animals and plants, which shine brightly in the setting sun. At each corner of the building stands a smallerprang . This temple is dedicated to the Hindu god of the day, Aruna.

Useful information

Address:

Embarcadère du Wat Arun Bangkok

Price:

50 ฿

Opening hours

8am-6pm

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