Share this page:

Visit Wat Ban Tham (Kanchanaburi)

Search visits in Thailand by destination

Wat Ban Tham

Thai name : วัดบ้านถ้ำ

GPS : 13.97037333,99.57778500 (See on the map)


Also known as the Temple of the Golden Dragon because the stairs leading to it ends in the jaws of a dragon before reaching the cave where the temple is. You can then take an iron staircase to reach open aire and continue to climb the mountain for a view over the Mae Klong River and the plain. Wat Ban Tham is about fifteen kilometers from Kanchanaburi

Practical information about Wat Ban Tham

Free access

Find Wat Ban Tham on the map

Rules to respect when visiting a temple

Wat Ban Tham is a temple and when you visit a temple in Thailand there are some rules to know and follow :

  • Dress properly (knees and shoulders should be covered)
  • Take off your shoes when entering the buildings
  • Be quiet
  • Don't hug or kiss
  • Don't point your feet to Buddha's image
  • Don't smoke

transports thailande
Transports in Thailand
Type your departure city, your destination and the date of your trip.
Powered by 12Go Asia system
hotels thailande
Find accommodation in Thailand