Wat Rakhang Khositaram

Wat Rakhang Khositaram

Formerly called Wat Bang Wat Yai, the temple was built in the Ayuthaya period. It was restored and appointed a Royal temple by King Taksin of Thonburi was also sponsored the revision of the “tripitaka” scriptures at the temple. During the reign of King Rama I, a melodious bell was found in the temple Compounds. The king ordered it to be moved to the Emerald Buddha Temple, and had five new bells sent back.

To get there: Exit Chang Pier and take across the river ferry to Wat Rakhang Khositaram.

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