Wat Pho Herbal Sauna
Best deal herbal sauna experience.
The temple itself is not the most interesting you can find on the island. However the herbal sauna across the road, managed by the temple has made Wat Pho’s reputation.
Wat Pho, a Buddhist temple, has an extensive grounds, where the monks operate a traditional herbal steam sauna, which can be used for just 100THB, 3-6pm. This is a great experience, providing many health benefits!
Herbal Sauna – Heated by a long wood fire, creating steam that is filtered into the sauna. Accented with natural lemongrass; it’s opposite the main temple on the far side of the road. There are lockers, herbal shop and a comfortable sitting area. Also massages can be taken with the locals.
Location – Baan Tai, South West
Getting there – Wat Pho is found on the road staring from Baan Tai 3 minutes’ drive along the road to Thong Nai Pan in the North.