Thailand is one of the most beautiful destinations to explore in terms of the scenic view it reflects and the appealing nightlife, making it a lovable tourist spot. But that’s not all.

Did you know that there are a total of 41,205 Buddhist temples in Thailand? Well, yes! The stunning view and the top-class architecture of these Thailand temples are worth visiting. 

Also, it is not always about following a religion, but the temple vibe and aura would just add to your trip. It would surely take you deep into thoughts and immense pleasantness. 

So, what are you waiting for? Scroll below to read more about these temples.

Top Thailand Buddha Temples

1. White Temple

White Temple, also called Wat Rong Khun is one of the most astonishing monuments you can explore in Thailand.

The name comes from the white color the temple is built in. The design and construction of this place would please anyone who seeks art.

Timings - 8 am-5 pm (weekdays), 8:30 am-5:30 pm (weekends)

Location - Wat Rong Khun White Temple, San Sai, Mueang Chiang Rai District, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand, +66 53 673 579

2. Tiger Cave Temple 

The Tiger Cave temple reflects an impression of tiger paws around the cave. This temple holds immense cultural importance and is also one of the most loved tourist destinations.

The temple has a huge flight of stairs, which gives a perfect view of Lord Buddha. Without a doubt, it is a wonderful place to seek calmness.

Timings - 10 am-5 pm

Location - 35, Tambon Krabi Noi, Amphoe Mueang Krabi, Chang Wat Krabi 81000, Thailand

3. Wat Sri Suphan

Wat Sri Suphan is also known as the "Silver Temple" and features a beautiful work of art. The temple is one of the most popular tourist destinations that is known for its wonderful design.  

Timings - 9 am-9 pm

Location - 100, Wua Lai Road Hai Ya, Chiang Mao, Chiang Mai Province 50100

4. Sanctuary of Truth 

Sanctuary of Truth encompasses a beautiful view and immensely peaceful vibes. The temple reflects some of the deep philosophical teachings of life and death.

Once you have explored the beaches and markets of Thailand, you can come here for a different kind of spiritual experience. Nevertheless, this will add to your overall trip experience!

Timings - 8 am - 6 pm, 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm

Location - 206/2 Moo 5, Soi Naklua 12 Naklua, Pattaya 20150 Thailand

5. Sirindhorn Wararam Phu Prao

Sirindhorn Wararam Phu Prao Temple or Phu Prao Temple, is one of the famous temples of Thailand. It is popularly known as Glowing Temple because of the way it reflects its beauty. 

The temple is situated upon a high hill in Sirindhorn District, Ubon Ratchathani Province. The sight of glowing stars around the chapel further adds to the view.

Timings - 8 am-5 pm

Location - 217 Ban Chong Mek, Sirindhorn, Ubon Ratchathani Province 34350

6. Wat Benchamabophit

Wat Benchamabophit is known as the Marble Temple and is an iconically beautiful work of art. Wat Benchamabophit is located in the Dusit district of central Bangkok.

This temple is a part of one big temple complex and it has several buildings around which you can walk. So, exploring this beautiful temple during sunrise or sunset is one of the best things you can do.

Timings - 69 Rama V Rd, Dusit, Dusit District, Bangkok, Thailand, 10300

Location - 6.00 am to 6.00 pm daily

7. Wat Mahathat

Wat Mahathat is one of the most famous temples in Thailand. It is located in northern Thailand’s Sukhothai Historical Park.

This temple is a perfect place for some introspection and learning of Thai culture. Both figurines of a standing Buddha and a sitting Buddha can be found in this temple!

Timings - 8 am- 5 pm

Location - Mahathat, Naresuan Rd, Tambon Tha Wa Su Kri, Amphoe Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Chang Wat Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 13000, Thailand

8. Wat Pa Phu Kon

Wat Pa Phu Kon is another unique and remarkable work of art to see in Thailand. Wat Pa Phu Kon Temple is located in idyllic surroundings and is extremely beautiful to explore. 

The temples encompass a reclining Buddha for people to pray!

Timings-  8:30 -5 pm

Location- Ban Nakhamyai Ban Kong Subdistrict, Na Yung, Udon Thani Province 41380


If you are all done with your Thailand itinerary and still have not added these temples, then you are surely missing out on something beautiful.

Be ready to witness the magnificence of Thailand along with these temples which are a true work of art.

Even if you are an art lover, a religious person, or none, these sights will surely give you something wonderful and worthwhile. 

However, before all this, it is important to timely book your Thailand visa. It's time to convert your dream trip into a reality!