Wat Po is genuinely spectacular; a huge maze of temples and by far one of the largest and most interesting Buddha statues we’ve seen so far (and that’s saying something, we’ve seen hundreds). Here’s a quick round-up of our impression of Wat Pho:

Architecture: 4/5
Buddha wow-factor: 5/5
Stone Statues: 4/5
Uniqueness: 3/5
Strictness (regarding clothing): 4/5
Variety: 3/5
Popularity: 3/5
Harassment: 2/5 (we were pestered by touts a lot)
Grounds maintenance: 5/5
Refreshments: 2/5
Value for money: 5/5
Overall temple rating: 4/5

Opening times: 08:00 to 18:00
Price: 100 baht for single entry, including a free bottle of water


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