Wat Naphrameru in Ayutthaya contains a rare, ancient statue depicting Buddha as a prince in worldly attire before enlightenment.
There are a few exceptions, but visiting temples is usually a free thing to do in Thailand. Unless you're visiting the bizarre White Temple in Chiang Rai, don't expect the Hollywood version of Buddhism in Thailand's temples.
No trip to Thailand is complete without visiting a select handful of famous temples.
Just beware of a condition that plagues many travelers in Thailand: Ideally, look up details (age, purpose, etc) before visiting a temple — you'll appreciate it even more. For instance, reclining Buddha statues aren't meant to depict Buddha being lazy — his earthly body is dying from an illness, potentially food poisoning.
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