13 Stunning Thai Temples To Explore In Bangkok And Beyond


While many visitors to Thailand hit the main tourist spots in Bangkok and then head south to the beaches, there’s much more than a quick checklist of must-sees in the country’s capital. These 13 temples will convince you to do a deeper dive into Thai culture before drinking a Mai Thai in Phuket.

1. Wat Pha Sorn Kaew – Khao Kor

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2. Wat Phra That Doi Suthep – Chiang Mai

3. Wat Arun – Bangkok

4. Wat Phra Sri Sanphet – Ayutthaya

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5. Wat Benchamabophit – Bangkok

6. Wat Mahathat – Ayutthaya

7. Wat Pho – Bangkok

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8. Wat Suthat – Bangkok

9. Wat Rong Khun – Chiang Rai

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10. Wat Trai Mit – Bangkok

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11. Wat Chedi Luang – Chiang Mai

12. Wat Ratchapradit – Bangkok

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13. Wat Chaiwatthanaram – Ayutthaya

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