Sights & Attractions
Samut PrakanOperating day:
DailyOperating time: 06.00 - 17.00
Wat Klang Worawihan -
Khlong Pak Nam, Thanon Si Sunthon, Tambon Pak Nam, Amphoe Mueang, Samut Prakan
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
This second level royal monastery is located at Tambon Pak Nam. The temple, of which the former name is Wat Takothong, was built in the late Ayutthaya period. The main building was renovated in the reign of King Rama III. The upper part of the front of the temple, above the entrance, is decorated with Chinese porcelain and ceramics. Inside the temple, there is a mural painting, depicting the first book of the Buddhist scripture dealing with the life of Lord Buddha. Later, another building was built to enshrine the 4 traces of Lord Buddha's Footprints. The hall for sermons is Thai style structure made totally from teak and upper part of the front of the building, above the entrance, is lavishly decorated with exquisite and beautifully carved wood well worth preserving.