Sights & Attractions
DailyOperating time: 08.00 - 17.00
Amphoe Mueang, Lopburi
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
Built during the reign of King Mongkut, this temple was originally called Wat Ko Kaew as it was located on a small island – “Ko” means island in Thai. Many ancient structures and statues have been found here, including the pagoda, Chedi Luang Pho Saeng, the shrine hall, and a large Buddha image situated along the riverside. Within the compound is also a sacred Bodhi tree, planted by King Rama V himself.
The temple is located on the west side of Tha Pho market.