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Si Satchanalai Historical Park

Sukhothai, Thailand
+66 55 679 211
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Nice and quiet

The site is nice and quiet plenty of car parking 20bt for thai and 100bt for farang a good idea is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Evocative Ruins

Yes these are ruins but they have a beauty and tranquillity that makes them worth visiting. 1000... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ian F
London, United Kingdom
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Located on the banks of the Yom River, the ruins of this ancient town that was formerly called “Muang Chaliang” contains more than 134 monuments from the past.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Sukhothai, Thailand
+66 55 679 211

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The site is nice and quiet plenty of car parking 20bt for thai and 100bt for farang a good idea is to hire a bike 20bt each as it is to big to walk around there is a tram bus to take you around but...More

Thank donKorat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes these are ruins but they have a beauty and tranquillity that makes them worth visiting. 1000 years of Thai history here and worth spending time taking in the atmosphere and reflecting on the beauty of the place. Please take time here, do not rush...More

1  Thank Ian F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed this park more than the main Sukhothai historical park. It was an hour's drive North of Sukhothai and it is very open, not crowded like the main one, peaceful and picturesque. Tip:hire a bike for 70baht, or a bicycle made for two at...More

1  Thank edkemp2002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the drive from Sukhothai to visit. We hired bikes and toured in about 1 1/2 hrs. Rushed as we arrived a little late and sunset comes fast at this time of year. Well preserved with sealed roads for access.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Si Satchanalai Historical Park is part of the Sukhothai UNESCO Heritage site. It is absolutely stunning. It is located 1 hour from new/old Sukhothai by car, 2-3 three hours from old Sukhothai by bus. The place is awesome! The ruins lie on the right bank...More

2  Thank TravelerTrecker
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is one of the large temples around and one which you dont need to imagine too much. It is looked after and still standing strong

Thank Chi1976
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

It’s been a beautiful moment in this park, we were surprise, the Parc was empty of tourist ! So that’s awesome to make nice picture !

Thank mickael r
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This UNESCO World Heritage historical park is about 50 kilometers away from a more known and more crowded twin park, Sukhothai World Heritage historical park. I like this more secluded and more peaceful Park because of the many nice tree shades and well kept landscape...More

Thank IBProfessor
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This ancient city must have looked stunningly beautiful before it was abandoned in 1766. The intricate architecture and stonework can still be seen and it must have been a wonderful place around 1300 AD at the height of its prosperity. The Historical Park covers a...More

Thank rohansourjah
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The park contains several interesting ruins, spread out over a wide area. There are bike rentals, but going through the park on foot is also an option. There is also a tourist tram which takes guests to some of the more prominent ruins, which I...More

Thank ZacharyMarret
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