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112 Thesaban 1 Rd. | Wat Kalaya, Thon Buri, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Within easy riverside walk from Wat Arun, this Roman Catholic Church established in XVIII century by Portuguese is well worth visiting for its architecture and paintings as a part of Thonburi day tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is a Roman Catholic church. It is called Wat Kuti Jean by the locals. It was built in 1770 during the reign of King Taksin. It stands on the west bank of the Chao Phraya. It is a simple cream coloured church with red...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

The Santa Cruz Church was a wonderful morning adventure. The Portuguese came to Siam's aid when the Burmese invaded down the Chao Phraya, lending them cannons for the fight. A grateful King Thaskin deed them land in return and the original church was built on...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Imnotdonegoing
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Located on the opposite side (from most major sights/hotels) of the Chao Phraya River is this pleasant church. It is tucked away down an alley yet just steps from the river and nearby water taxi stop. The interior features an impressive barrel shaped roof with...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I am a Catholic, and this is a Catholic church of course. It's one of the best experience I've had in BKK. The church is quite far away from city center, or from the shopping malls area, could cost you around 150-200 baht by taxi,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

The church is located in the heart of Kudichin, the former Portuguese quarter of Bangkok. It was erected in 1916 after designs of an Italian architect. It has a very peaceful and harmonious atmosphere and vibrant colours. The inside can be visited after 5 Pm...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

I think this church was a mix between portuguese and chinese. You can see both portuguese and chinese on the walls and statues. This church is a must visit if you want to immerse yourself in architectural design.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank tbhirawa
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I did not come inside since I only waited my friend. It was beautiful, easily reached by using public boat. There is a mass schedule at 8.30 am on Sunday, it is conducted in Thai language. The atmosphere around the area was very nice with...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank dinnara06
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Santa Cruz church also known as Wat Kudi Jeen is located on the banks of the Chao Phraya River in old Thonburi. Built by the Portuguese in 1769 after King Thaksin granted them this land, it became a centre for Catholics of all nationalities...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank nellielim
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The Santa Cruz church is a complete hidden gem. It is a beautiful church that lies in interior Bangkok and is actually almost only accessible by foot through the small and winding ways around local homes. The church itself has great architecture and it is...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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