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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 loy krathong walk around temple ruins entrance fee
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see, I think you should rent a bike as the area between stops is significant. Many different Buddha statues, be sure and see the walking Buddha

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank advcards
Reviewed 3 days ago

How refreshing it is to visit a place in Thailand that is not crowded. This historic site is very compact. We rode an electric tuktuk all over and was driven w/ very little walking everywhere. This was the highlight of our trip. Truly beautiful and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ginangmilyonarya
Reviewed 4 days ago

Reminded me of Ankor Wat but on a smaller scale. Great photo opps everywhere you look. The trolley between stops is useful - its a big site

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Adventureglo61
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have never been to Sukhothai, please do. This park is a wonderful place to visit. Makes sure you go early, like 6:30am to beat the heat and the crowd. When there is no crowd you can take wonderful picture. Rent a bicycle for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Danlowal
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were on a road trip and driving back fromChiang Mai to Bangkok. Sukhothai was a night halt decision and what a beautiful surprise, it turned out to be.. The Sukhothai Historical Park is beautifully maintained, they have buggies for you to drive to cover...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RND1611
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a square block of quiet roads and greenery with lovely big trees and water, containing a large number of old religious temples At the end we stumbled upon a food and clothing market where we got our lunch - battered sardines + baby squid...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CharlesShelbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the tram around this huge complex. I really enjoyed seeing the remains of the old buildings and the various Buddha statutes. I would really recommend taking the time to explore this historical park. The remains are stunning. Be prepared so walk in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 277dianneh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful and interesting historical landmark. Hop-on Hop-off tramservice highly occupied by larger groups making waitingtime at stoppoints extended from 15 up to 60 minutes. Be advised!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FrankieAdk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Compared to the ruins of Ayutthaya this park is smaller, but all ruins are in the same place connected in one beautiful park. Just hire a bike and cycle around, one day is enough to see everything. Note that they also charge 100 bath for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Olafkraats
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sukhothai Historical Park is really the only attraction in town. While its area isn’t as huge as Angkor Wat or Bagan, it would still be bit tough to cover on foot on a hot day. An electric cart is available to take visitors around but...More

Date of experience: December 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