Thailand - Robert Downie
Powered by SmugMug Log In

Wat Arun

The Temple of Dawn or Wat Arun, is a Thai Buddhist temple in Bangkok. First known to the west via French maps in the reign of King Narai (1656–1688) the current spires , known as prang, rise to to 86 m (282 ft) and were built during the reign of King Rama II in the early nineteenth century. The temple sits on the west bank of the Chao


From Travel