You will have an early start today in order to make it to Wat Pho in time to see the gathering of the monks for their morning chanting. This is a deeply spiritual ritual, and wonderful introduction to Thailand's Buddhist culture. After the chanting has finished, continue to walk around the temple where you can see treasured items and statues, such as the famous reclining Buddha, which is 45-metres long.

You will then go to the nearby Grand Palace. This vast site consists of a number of throne halls, museums and temples, including Wat Phra Kaew, which houses the famous Emerald Buddha. Whilst the Emerald Buddha is only 66cm tall it is one of the most sacred statues in the country. The statue's origins are mysterious, and the name 'Emerald' refers to the colour rather than the composition, as the statue is actually carved out of a single piece of jade.

Please note that this tour usually starts at around 8am and finishes at around midday. As you will be visiting religious sites you will need to cover shoulders and knees. Tight fitting shorts and trousers are also not permitted.       

Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your holiday

Plan your trip

Please tell us a few details about your holiday plans and provide your phone number so we can call you back..
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

Enter your departure date

Select your budget per person Enter your departure date
Select your budget per person Year

Enter your departure date

Please select your interest Select your interest

How many nights?

How many nights? Drag the slider to select nights
0 21 nights +

Guests

Number of adults (aged 15+). Minimum 1 adult  
Adults (age 15+)
Children (age 0-15)
Rooms

Select your budget per person

Select your budget per person  

Contact details

Your Given name Given name*
Your Family name Family name*
Your email address Email address*
Your phone number Phone number
+1
State is required State
Tell us about your trip
Let us know if you have fixed dates, who you’re travelling with or if it’s for a special ocassion
Please tick this box to continue  

Unable to submit your request

Unfortunately, we were unable to submit your request. Please try again later or contact us.