Sights & Attractions
Pathum ThaniOperating day:
DailyOperating time: 08.00 - 16.30
Amphoe Sam Khok, Pathum Thani
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
This temple is located on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River in Tambon Khlong Khwai, Amphoe Sam Khok, 8 kilometers from Pathum Thani Town. Inside the temple lies a Mon-style Chedi, or stupa, constructed during the early Rattanakosin era. The temple’s architecture imitates the Burmese “Chittakong” stupa. In addition, a respected white jade Buddha image is enshrined at the temple.
To get there, take the Pathum Thani - Sam Khok route for approximately 8 kilometers and turn right for 500 meters before reaching the temple.
The temple is open daily from 8.00 am-4.30 pm.
How to get there :
Take the Pathum Thani – Chiang Rak mini bus from the centre of Mueang district and get off in front of the temple or take the Pathum Thani – Sam Khok line to Wat Don (Wat Surat Rangsan) or Wat Samakkhiyaram and take a ferry boat crossing the Chao Phraya River to the temple. The fee is 10 Baht a person. In addition, there are the Mo Chit – Amphoe Sena and Nonthaburi – Amphoe Sena buses to Wat Don and take a ferry boat to the temple. Moreover, a tour package by the river is provided on the Bangkok – Wat Phai Lom – Bang Sai Royal Folk Arts and Crafts Centre route organised by the Chao Phraya Express Boat Co., Ltd. It is a one-day trip and is organised every Sunday. For more information, please contact Tel. 0 2623 6001-3.