Golden Mount & Wat Saket
Golden Mount was commissioned by Rama III, who ordered that the earth dug out to create Bangkok’s expanding klorng network be piled up...
Even if you're wát-ed out, you should tackle the brisk ascent to the Golden Mount. Serpentine steps wind through an artificial hill...
King Prajadhipok Museum
This museum assembles old photos and memorabilia to illustrate the rather dramatic life of Rama VII (also known as King Prajadhipok),...
Brace yourself – you should be aware that the fried noodles sold from carts along Th Khao San have little to do with the dish known as...
off Th Boriphat · interesting places nearby
Wat Saket information
Wat Saket contains murals that are among both the most beautiful and the goriest in the country; proceed directly to the pillar behind the Buddha statue for explicit depictions of Buddhist hell.