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Wat Pho Massage School in Bangkok

Wat Po is the school of Thai traditional medicine and massage from Bangkok in Thailand; they offer massages and massage courses to foreigners.

The main courses offered at Wat Pho

Approach to Thai Massage

Learn the correct position of the masseur and the client, the rules of good practice. Techniques are allowing a fitness, a nervous and muscular harmonization of the body while stimulating blood circulation, and lymphatic.

Cost: 9,500 Baht.

Wat Pho Massage School

Therapeutic Massage

Fundamental points of Thai theory to cure more than 50 ailments, such as muscle aches, sprains, lumbar pain, cramps, muscle stiffness, nervous tension.

The flexibility of muscles, tendons, and joints, to prevent atrophy of muscles in paralyzed patients or immobilized older people.

Cost: 14,000 baht

Foot massage

This massage comes from China (3000 years old) It acts in prevention and care of many diseases: headaches, tension, asthma, constipation, sinusitis, migraine, etc

Foot massage stimulates the internal activity of the organs and improves blood and lymphatic circulation.

The traditional Thai massage Wat Po begins with the feet. It is used to massage thumbs, palms, elbows, knees, and feet.

In foot massage, we learn to massage with hands, fingers, wooden sticks, and cream or oil.

Cost: 7,500 Baht.

Oil massage and aromatherapy

Thais have also been using fragrances and herbs for health care since ancient times.

You will learn how to use these oils, with an oil massage technique.
Cost: 7,500 Baht.

Infant and child massage

Learn how to give your baby a warm touch.

This course is suitable for parents or caregivers who are caring for an infant.

Massage will help the baby to blossom, to grow. This has a calming effect, which reduces anxiety and stress.

Course duration: 15 hours

Cost: 6,000 Baht.

Massage prices for visitors

Traditional Thai massage

30 min: 220 Bath
60 min: 360 Bath

Thai massage with medicinal plants

60 min: 480 Bath

Foot massage

45 min: 360 Bath

Thai massage with medicinal oils

60 min: 400 Bath
120 min: 700 Bath

Map of the Wat Pho

Address and contact

Wat Pho Massage School website:

Address: Wat Po Temple, 2 Sanamchai Road, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand 10200 Tel. 0 2225 4771

See also:

Wat Pho – The Temple of the Reclining Buddha in Bangkok

Thai massage in Thailand, the complete guide

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