Known as the Temple of Dawn, Wat Arun is one of the most famous places in Thailand and a symbol for Bangkok. If you are on holiday in Bangkok, this landmark should definitely be on your visit with things to visit.
The temple is representative for the Khmer style tower known as prang. The main tower is sourounded by smaller ones. Their incredible beauty comes from the fact that all the buildings are adorned by porcelain and the details demonstrate the crafts of very talented artists.
Wat Arun is set on the river bank of Chao Phraya, and across the river there are numerous restaurants and cafes so you can admire a melancholic sun set over the temple.
Nearby, you can find other marvelous attractions like the National Museum, Chinatown, or simply enjoy a day in the beautiful old town.