Wat Suthat: the temple of the red giant swing

Wat Suthat (วัดสุทัศนเทพวราราม), located in Rattanakosin Island, is identified by the red Sao Ching Cha or Giant Swing at its entrance. Its construction was initiated by King Rama I, in 1807, with the purpose of sheltering Phra Sri Sakyamuni, a 13th-century bronze Buddha image from Sukhothai.

Golden Buddha at Wat Traimit: the world’s largest solid-gold statue

Wat Traimit (วัดไตรมิตร), is commonly known as the temple of the Golden Buddha. It’s situated in Charoen Krung, just in front of the Chinatown Gate.
The Golden Buddha is a solid gold Buddha sculpture with a weight of 5.5 tons, 3.98 meters high, and 3.13 meters wide in a Mara Vichai posture.

Wat Yannawa: the ship temple from the Ayutthaya Kingdom

Wat Yannawa (วัดยานนาวา) is located in Sathorn district at Charoen Krung Road, resting on the eastern bank of Chao Phraya River. Also called the ship temple. This large complex is distinguished by the viharn built into the appearance of a Chinese junk ship, a sailing boat of the 19th century.

Wat Hua Lamphong: the coffin temple from the Rattanakosin Kingdom

Wat Hua Lamphong (วัดหัวลำโพง), known as the coffin temple is a working Buddhist temple where various aspects of Thai cultures, traditions, and beliefs are observed regularly. The temple is part of the third class royal temples in Thailand, affiliated with Theravada Buddhism.

Wat Arun: the Temple of Dawn at the bank of Chao Phraya River

Wat Arun (วัดอรุณ), also known as the Temple of Dawn at the bank of Chao Phraya River is popular for its cultural significance and tourism magnitude, and it is acclaimed as one of the top landmarks of the Bangkok skyline. It is also called by locals as Wat Chaeng (วัดแจ้ง).

Wat Pho: temple of the reclining Buddha and massage school

Bangkok has a number of historic buildings and many other tourist attractions. Wat Pho (วัดโพธิ์) is one of those places that are important from the historical point of view. The Temple of Reclining Buddha and Wat Pho massage school are the defining features of this Buddhist temple complex.