The Golden Buddha Temple
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Wat Traimit is famous because it houses the world’s largest giant golden Buddha statue, 10 feet high and weighing 5 ½ tons and is made of 18 karats pure gold, estimated to be worth $250 million. This Buddha statue have a quite a legend, it survived Burmese invasion, was kept hidden in plaster of…
Another name is Wat Traimitr Witayaram Worawihan Open Hours Everyday 9am- 9pm Near Yaowarat Street Foods (Bangkok Chinatown) Temple Lovers
Located at the end of Chinatown's Yaowarat Road, near Hualampong Railway Station, Wat Traimit houses the world's largest massive gold seated Buddha measuring nearly five metres in height and weighing five and a half tons. In the past, artisans crafted the Buddhas in gold and disguised them from…
This highly revered temple contains the Golden Image Buddha, which is made of solid gold and weighs approximately 5 ½ tons.