Wat asokaram is out from Bangkok and it so beautiful and very peaceful.
Built by Dhammayuttika monk, Phra Acharn Lee Thammawaro in 1962, this temple is famous for practicing meditation for its lush surrounding. And once you’re there, don’t forget to visit Phra Thutangkha Chedi which is a group of 13 chedis that represent 13 duties of a monk during any religious trips and Vihara Wisutthithamrangsi where Phra Acharn Lee’s remains are enshrined there.
Getting there: Only 6 kilometers from the downtown. Drive on Sukhumvit Road and the temple is located in Soi Sukhaphiban 58 (opposite to Sawangkhaniwat Recuperation Center), Tambon Thai Ban.
Opening hours: Daily 6am-5pm