Wat Asokaram Temple is 6 kilometers from town. It is located in Soi Sukhlaphiban 58, Tambon Thai Ban, on Sukhumvit road, its entrance is opposite Sawangkhani Wat Recuperation Centre. The new temple was built by Phra Achan Lee Thammawaro) of the Dharmayuthi sect on May 8, 1962.
Wat Asokaram is one of the important temples for practicing mediation. Worth visiting and seeing in this temple is Phra Thutangkha Chedi. Built by Dhammayuttika monk, Phra Achan 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 Achan Lee remains are enshrined there.
Getting there: Only 6 kilometers from the downtown. Drive on Sukhumvit Road and the temple is located in Soi Sukhlaphiban 58 (opposite to Sawangkhaniwat Recuperation Center), Tambon Thai Ban. Opening hours: Daily 8 am-4.30 pm.
Location: 136 Moo 2 Thai Ban, Mueang Samut Prakan District, Samut Prakan 10280 Thailand