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King Ram Khamhaeng Monument

Sukhothai, Thailand
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Ranked #15 of 21 Attractions in Sukhothai
Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

If you learn Thai alphabet/Thai language, then you must know who is the creator for the beautiful language. King Ramkamheang is the most respect King in Thailand besides King Chulalongkorn and King Bhumibul Aduhyadej. The statue is located at the first junction after entering the Sukhothai Historical Park. Turn right to the statue while turn left to famous Wat Mahathat.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

The locals really respect this man and he was the dude who create the Thai alphabet. When we were there during the loy kathrong festival, many people were paying their respects to the statue. Just a modern monument in the middle of the historical park

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Bangkok, Thailand
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

It's an okay sight to see in the park, with some nice reliefs. check out the lady with the strange bags near the giant bell in front of (& to the left) of the monument. Inside each bag is a frog, catfish, eel & releasing them into a nearby pond apparently brings good luck. It's fun to watch people releasing... More

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