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The park comprises the ruins of royal palaces, Buddhist temples, the city gates, walls, moats and the water dyke control system of ancient Sukhothai, the capital of the Sukhothai kingdom from the 14th century.
Mueang Kao, Sukhothai 64210, Thailand
+66 55 697 310
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All reviews rent a bike historical park ancient capital tuk tuk old city central area chiang mai angkor wat on foot early morning world heritage site main entrance take your time temple ruins loy krathong walk around entrance fee
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing & wonderful place.Imagination How beautiful in the old day.Good to visit and spend the whole day here

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pawitsarah
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The main Central area is linked to the new town by frequent shared baht bus in about 25 minute ride costing 30 baht each way. I suggest you start as early as possible, or arrive after the sun weakens. The main Central area can be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fussweh
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Park as part of a tour with Sukhothai Cycling Tours. I highly recommend visiting the Park with a guide. It's an amazing place but there isn't much signage to tell you the history of the various ruins. Our guide Mem, was very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ExperiencePEI
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning. Took a bicycle tour of the ruins and site. Fantastic, can not recommend highly enough

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robgilchrist
Reviewed 4 days ago

The ladies at the ticketing admission were not very helpful and were rather unfriendly. The central zone is great via walking. For the North to see the big buddha, we hired a tuk tuk which 200 baht per hour. It was good given it was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank floating_snowflake
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the park during the lights festival which made it even better, much more to see, a lot of shows and fireworks and the park remained open longer.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vieltraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Historical Park is still great to visit! Actually a MUST VISIT place when in Thailand. Unfortunately the place has been overrun with tourists which stay a day or even less and it has it's effect on the people living and working there. The whole...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Asian_Wanderer888
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sukhothai Historical Park located near the modern city of Sukhothai, capital of the province. The city walls form a rectangle about 2 km east-west by 1.6 km north-south. There are 193 ruins on 70 square kilometers of land. The main ruins are Wat Mahathat, Noen...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank andr_mo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definately worth a trip out of bangkok for this one. It is a very pleasant area to wander around and see the history.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Visitor23_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a long road trip to Nan I was accompanied by two old friends and we took our time enjoying everything that a trip through central Thailand has to offer. We were fortunate to have a Thai colleague who took us through the history of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jonathan O
22 May 2018|
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Response from armed_sirloin | Reviewed this property |
Not in the park itself. There are hostels near by that may be able to accommodate you
6 May 2018|
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Response from Howard B | Reviewed this property |
I am well beyond those years, so I don't know but I expect the kids will love the tuck-tucks. They are cheap and can get you anywhere in Sukhothai....
22 April 2018|
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Response from donKorat | Reviewed this property |
yes you can book them where you pay to get in at the office and they speak english