|Take motor launch trip along the bustling Chao Phya River and quiet klongs (canals), passing picturesque scenes of Thai river life. Also visit Wat Arun, the Temple of Dawn. The most attractive structure in the temple is the 67-metre high pagoda or “Phra Prang” decorated with mosaic pattern of multi-coloured Chinese porcelain.
Wat Arun (Temple of the Dawn)
"Wat Arunratchawararam Ratcharworamahawihan"
Formerly known as "Wat Chaeng", this temple has existed since the Ayutthaya period. When the King of Thonburi relocated the kingdom from Ayutthaya to Thonburi City, he determined the temple to be in the royal vicinity, housing the Emerald Buddha. Vastly regarded in King Rama II's reign, it is regarded as King Rama II's temple. The interest landmark is teh gigantic stupa (Pagoda) or "Phra Prang".