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“Inside the Grand Palace”

Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew)
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Owner description: Located inside the grounds of the Grand Palace, Thailand’s most valued temple features the magnificent Emerald Buddha that dates back to the 14th century.
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“Inside the Grand Palace”
Reviewed 10 June 2014

If you go to Grand Palace then you can visit this as well. However it is worth it to go straight to this temple. this temple is beautifully built. They give you free map and you can follow along the map. Take plenty of pictures of the architecture as it seems to be unique. You are not allowed to take photographs of the Emerald Buddha from the inside of the temple. Also don't even try to do that too many guards inside. I you really want a picture take it from the outside.

Visited May 2014
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“Impressive and peaceful.”
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Better to visit at the early hours because the crowd could be disturbing if you want to see not just with your eyes.

Visited April 2014
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Kuching, Malaysia
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“Simply amazing”
Reviewed 9 June 2014

This place is a must see. It comes with the combo ticket to the Grand Palace and there was a whole other bunch of tickets that came free with it. The architecture of the was just amazing and breathtaking. We were here on a weekday and the place was filled with lots of tourists!

There were a lot of people trying to cheat tourist outside the entrance. Make sure you wear clothes that cover your legs and shirts must have sleeves. If somehow you do not have a change of clothes, dont worry, there are clothes to borrow. You just need to pay a refundable deposit. Outside the entrance, shop keepers are trying to rent their clothes for 30baht.

Visited May 2014
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Reviewed 7 June 2014

A visit to Emerald Buddha should be part of the visit to the Grand Palace. The Royal Chapel of the Emerald Buddha, which is simply breathtaking over shadows the visit to the Palace as such. I would recommend to do the audio tour, which only will set you back 200baht, in order to get as much as possible out of your visit here.

Visited June 2014
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Reviewed 6 June 2014 via mobile

This temple is very beautiful and ancient,it 's near grand palace and there is promotion prices when you buy the ticket you can go two places within 7 days free "Ananda Samakhom Throne Hall" and "Vimanmek Mansion" don't miss it!!!

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