GPS coordinates: 12°55’33.1″N 100°56’12.6″E (12.925860, 100.936825)
Entrance: Free. Be dressed politely.
Wat Sutthawat is located to the east of Sukhumvit highway – the area with a lack of tourists despite of being not that far from city centre. It means that one can walk around the temple in silence. Wat Sutthawat was erected in 1925.
There’s a cannonball tree (Couroupita guianensis) growing on temple’s territory. It bears big (up to 25 cm) spherical fruit with woody shell – the reason for the name. And such big fragrant flowers grow in clusters located right on the trunk:
Take Pattaya map with you – just click the star and it will be saved in your Google account. Any locations in this region that I will add later will appear on your map.
In walking distance there’s “Holland Tulip” – a set of nice European-style buildings.