With its exquisite prayer hall topped with multi-tiered, sweeping roofs characteristic of traditional Thai architecture, Wat Suthat Thepwararam is truly a sight behold.
This scenic temple can be found in Bamrung Mueang road and it can be accessed within a 14-minute driving distance from Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Bangkok.
You can easily schedule a visit to Wat Suthat Thepwararam on your way to other popular attractions in the area such as the Grand Palace, Wat Pho, and Wat Phra Kaew.
This magnificent temple is admired for its massive swing that was formerly used during ancient Brahmin ceremonies. This is one of the famous landmarks in Bangkok, around which you can also find a couple of restaurants, making it an ideal location to hang out while you’re spending a holiday at one of the Sukhumvit Serviced apartments.
Wat Suthat Thepwararam was commissioned during the reign of King Rama I, for the purpose of housing a bronze Buddha sculpture that belongs to the 13th century; however, it was only completed during the ruling days of King Rama III.