Wat Bang Kung

Wat Bang Kung is one of the historic site and memory of the battle against Burmese built in Ayutthaya period. Its Ordination Hall is covered with roots of four plants including Bodhi, Banyan, Krai and Krang. It has been honored as one of the Unseen Thailand list.

Next to the temple, there are sculptures of Thai boxing on display. Moreover, there is a small zoo and few old planes by the riverfront area.

Opening hours: Daily 08.00 AM – 04.30 PM
Telephone number: 034 760 630, 089 200 9684

Baan Siriporn Resort is just 24-minute drive (12 km) to Wat Bang Kung.

Wat Amphawan Chetiyaram

Wat Amphawan Chetiyaram is a temple located near King Rama II Memorial Park, and Amphawa floating market. This temple belongs to the Bang Chang family. It is believed that the position of the Chedi of Wat Amphawan is the place where Khun Nak gave birth to a son (Khun Chim) who later became King Rama II. At present it is a second class royal monastery. The beautiful main building and precious antiques inside the temple were from early Rattanakosin period.

Opening hours: Daily 08.00 AM – 04.00 PM
Telephone number: 034 725 547
Baan Siriporn Resort is just 15-minute drive (8.6 km) to Wat Amphawan Chetiyaram.

Wat Phet Samut Worawihan

Wat Phet Samut Worawihan is a temple once called “Wat Ban Laem” which once was a small temple and has played a significant role in Thai historical migration. The temple is located near Maeklong Railway Market. It was later awarded to the status of royal temple, and renamed to “Wat Phet Samut Worawihan”. The temple expanded and became nationwide-respected temple where the Buddhist gather to make merit, and pay homage to the remaining Buddha images. In the temple compound, there is a monk museum, exhibiting Buddha images, amulets from various periods, artifacts, antiques, and a pulpit from the Ayutthaya period.

In the evening, there are several Thai food stalls on the road in front of the temple where you can have dinner. Parking area is just across the temple.

Opening hours: Daily 08.00 AM – 04.30 PM
Telephone: 034 752 847, 034 752 848

Baan Siriporn Resort is just 5-minute drive (1.8 km) to Wat Phet Samut Worawihan.