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Wat Yannawa, Bangkok

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Wat Yannawa is an old Buddhist temple dating back to the Ayutthaya period, located in the Sathon district of Bangkok on Charoen Krung Road, Bangkok, Thailand. It has a unique junk shaped chedi and viharn built by King Rama III. The idea behind the construction was that Chinese junk was quickly disappearing and the pagoda should show present descendants what it looked like. The temple was known as Wat Khok Khwai during Ayutthaya era and Wat Khok Krabue during Thonburi and early Bangkok era before the construction of the chedi.
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  • You can find this boat shaped temple near the Sathorn Pier. It was built during the Ayutthaya period. As the city grew so did the temple. The trade between Siam and China kept expanding and by King Ra...  more »
  • Thailand domestic rare boat-shaped Temple. From BTS saphan Taksin just 3 minutes on foot. You can enjoy entering the part on the deck of the boat, quaint scenery.
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  • Yanawa Temple is a temple with a long history with Thai people. Is another royal temple of Thailand The interior has beautiful historic sites and there are sacred things that Thai people respect You can travel easily by sky train To Saphan Taksin Station.
  • Cool temple complex with a huge junk boat and very old ubosot
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