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.Put Wat Yannawa into our Bangkok trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Bangkok.
Wat Yannawa Reviews
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 »
タイ国内でも珍しい舟の形の寺院。BTSサパーンタクシンから徒歩3分程。舟の甲板にあたる部分にも立ち入ることが出来、趣のある風景を楽しむことができる。 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.
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
Places to stay near Wat Yannawa
Plan your trip to Bangkok
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
View all >
View all >
Hidden gems in Bangkok
Side trips from Bangkok
View all >
Nearby attractions in Bangkok
Plans to Wat Yannawa by other users
45 days in Thailand, New Delhi & Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Bangkok BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 47 days in Bangkok BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Bangkok BY A USER FROM THAILAND April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Bangkok BY A USER FROM THAILAND March, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 44 days in Bangkok BY A USER FROM EGYPT March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium