Yaowarat and Phahurat

Yaowarat and Phahurat is Bangkok's multicultural district, located west of and southeast of . Yaowarat Road is the home of Bangkok's sizeable Chinese community, while those of Indian ethnicity have congregated around Phahurat Road.
Photo: Halavar, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Work of art
The , officially titled Phra Phuttha Maha Suwanna Patimakon, commonly known in Thai as Phra Sukhothai Traimit, is a gold Maravijaya Attitude seated Buddharupa statue, with a weight of 5.5 tonnes. Photo: Babaidas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a museum in Samphanthawong District, , .

Metro station
Bangkok railway station, unofficially known as station, is the main in , . Photo: KarlDubost, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Buddhist temple
Photo: Hdamm, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the closest Bangkok gets to Wall Street, with glistening skyscrapers all boasting the names of financial institutions. Photo: Jarcje, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, also known as Island, is the historic centre of , where most of Bangkok's "must see" sights can be found, including the Grand Palace and Wat Pho. Photo: kamsky, CC BY 2.0.

or Pahurat, often known as 's Little India, is an ethnic neighborhood surrounding Road in Phra Nakhon District, .

Yaowarat and Phahurat

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