Ayutthaya

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Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya used to be the Siamese capital (from 1350-1767). There are many temples in this historic park to explore.
Some of the more famous ones include Wat Phra Si Sanphet (which was a royal temple) and its neighbour the Wihan Phra
Mongkhon Bophit (which has a 12 meter tall bronze Buddha image).



An overview of all the major temples and ruins in Ayutthaya:

  • Wat Phra Si Samphet - dates back to 1448. This is the largest temple in Ayutthaya. Cost: 50 baht. Opening hours: 8:30am-5pm
  • Wat Phra Mahatma Temple -
    if you have seen the photos of the Buddha head stuck in tree roots, this is where you can find it. Costs 50 baht, open from 8am-5pm.
  • Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya costs up to 100 baht, but it is worth it because it is very well preserved. Open from 8am-6pm.
  • Wat Phananchoeng - a huge temple with massive Buddha statue. Costs 20 baht to enter. Open 8am-5pm
  • Wat Chai Watt Anaram - this is a very nice set of temple ruins. Costs 50 baht to enter, and open from 8:30am-5pm.
  • Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon - Only 20 baht, it is famous for its reclining Buddha which measures around 7 meters.
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Ayutthaya, Thailand

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