Temple of the Emerald Buddha - Wat Phra Kaew

Wat Phra Kaew, commonly known in English as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha and officially as Wat Phra Si Rattana Satsadaram, is regarded as the most sacred Buddhist temple in .

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Photo: Basile Morin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The Pavilion of Regalia, Royal Decorations and Coins is a museum showcasing Regalia, Royal Thai Decorations of the early period, Ancient Thai money and Ornaments used in the royal courts, etc. is situated 120 meters southwest of Temple of the Emerald Buddha - Wat Phra Kaew.

Buddhist temple
is situated 200 meters northeast of Temple of the Emerald Buddha - Wat Phra Kaew. Photo: Ahoerstemeier, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Grand Palace is a complex of buildings at the heart of , . is situated 240 meters southwest of Temple of the Emerald Buddha - Wat Phra Kaew. Photo: MichaelJanich, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Tha Pra Chan is a pier on , , on the east bank of the Chao Phraya River, in Phra Nakhon District.

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

Neighborhood
Siri Rat is one of the 180 sub-districts of , Thailand, covering the area around Siriraj Hospital, located on the southern rim of Khlong Bangkok Noi mouth to the western bank of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok Noi District. is situated 1¼ km northwest of Temple of the Emerald Buddha - Wat Phra Kaew.

Temple of the Emerald Buddha - Wat Phra Kaew

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