Photo: Oh so green.

Bangkok is so big, we’ve split it up into areas, select one of the below for detailed accommodation and food listings in that area. Sights and general overviews for Bangkok as a whole can be found via the icons above. Don’t know where to start? Read an overview of Bangkok’s different areas.

Go back to Bangkok main page »

Wat Song Thum

Built some 300 years ago, the spacious temple grounds include an ubosot with an ancient wooden Buddha image transplanted from


Photo of Wat Song Thum

travelfish.org/location/thailand/northern_thailand/sukhothai/sukhothai">Sukhothai a shrine to Brahma that's known among locals to bring good luck to those who leave offerings before it, and a large white chedi built in Mon style.

It's still a lively community centre that also contains a school, and Saturday or Sunday mornings offer the opportunity to experience light-hearted gatherings of locals.



Last updated on 16th September, 2012.