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Since Bangkok Yai was considered a charming and important historical ancient town conservation area in the past, it is full of significant historical and cultural attractions. However, there are interesting landmarks as follows:
- Wat Arun Ratchawararam, also known as "Wat Cheang," is the most famous temple in Bangkok, located on the western bank of the Chao Phraya River. There is a large number of tourists, both Thais and foreigners visiting throughout the year. It is also a temple with a spectacular Phra Prang, decorated with various color glazed tiles, which are exceptional and elegant. The most beautiful times to visit Wat Arun Ratchawararam are at sunrise and sunset, and it opens to visit every day from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Wat Molilokkayaram Ratchaworawihan is a second-class royal temple that can be seen from the large Pali School located within the temple area. It is also one of the important forces in the propagation of Buddhism during the Ayutthaya period. This temple in the past was known as "Wat Thai Talat" because it is located next to Mueang Thon Buri Market after Somdej Phrachao Taksin the Great established Krung Thon Buri Si Mahathat as a new capital and merged the area of Wat Thai Talat and Wat Chaeng (Wat Arun Ratchawararam) as a palace area.
- Old Palace, officially known as Thonburi Palace, is located on the bank of Chao Phraya River at the mouth of the Bangkok Yai Canal. In the past, it was the royal palace during the reign of King Taksin the Great and the position of the palace is also considered a strategic point. It is also located close to transport routes and important military ways. Moreover, it is an important historic site, which includes the significant architecture in the late Ayutthaya period.e, There is also an exhibition about the history of the Old Palace inside. It opens on Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.