Wat Saket and The Golden Mount - Bangkok


Wat Saket is the second grade royal temple. One of the important temple in Bangkok city. It was built in the period of Ayutthaya, originally named "Wat Sakae", King Rama l has ordered to renovate, dug a canal around the temple and named "Wat Saket". King Rama lll has renovated once and created the Golden Mount or Phu Khao Thong. The Golden Mount was created in 1800s.
A Lanka-style chedi on top contains relics of Load Buddha and offers a panoramic view at The Golden Mount of Bangkok city. Beside, there are Ubosot where houses the mural painting, and "Ho Trai", that created in art of Ayutthaya period.
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