Sights & Attractions
DailyOperating time: 08.30 - 20.00
Wisutthikasat Road, Khet Phra Nakhon, Bangkok
Tel. 0 2628 5550-2
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
Wat Indharawiharn in a historic temple in Bangkok famous for the 32-meter-tall standing Buddha image and its meditation center.
In 1867, Somdej Phra Buddhachan, a revered monk, initiated the construction of the giant standing Buddha image Luang Pho To to serve as the Buddhist landmark, which was completed in 1927, 55 years after the death of Somdej Phra Buddhacahn. Luang Pho To is now the sacred Buddhist statue for both locals and international visitors.
Opening hours: Daily : 8.30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Contact: Wisutthikasat Road near Bank of Thailand, Phra Nakorn District, Tel : 0 2628 5550-2
Getting there: Bus no. 10, 49
Nearby attractions: Banglamphu area, Thewet area and Bank of Thailand