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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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Sukhothai, Thailand
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Reviewed September 8, 2019

Situated on a lonely wooded plain on the banks of the Yom River, this area was a satellite city to Sukhothai. We were amazed by the plethora of temples and monuments. The tranquility of the ruins is heightened by the absence of human traffic really...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Eli B
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful small town with amazing ruins. Highly recommended for all ages. You could spend hours there!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ozomat
Reviewed June 10, 2019

The Si Satchanalai Historical Park is a spacious park where you can find ruins of a handful of temples. Due to the fact that most tourists are just visiting the hotspots like Sukothai Historical Park the number of visitors here is very limited. So you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

We had a car so were able to make the trip here and it was well worth it. Practically deserted when we visited we spent a magical few hours wandering round the temples. Excellent

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank travelwithoutmercy
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

I'm Thai and I'm proud to present this historical park. It's a large park comprises of several temples which each of them has its own highlight. This place has only 20% of repair which means mostly they are original. It's been awarded for years comparing...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank this_is_me_jittima
Reviewed May 9, 2019

Just a short drive from Sukhothai is Si Satchanalai Historical Park. Visiting in early May the heat was intense but bearable with plenty of water. You can either walk or cycle around the park itself both are easy and there are some temples on the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Greg M
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

This place is about 50km North of Sukothai and a little out of the way. Car parking facilities were inadequate but parking on the grass was allowed as it was the dry season. There is a visitor centre plus food outlets which were not brilliant....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed March 7, 2019

Walk through this park and see a large number of ancient temples and ruins, of buddhas from various past ages.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MindStorm00
Reviewed March 6, 2019

We visited as part of a group exchange to the north. One can spend a lot of time wandering and exploring the many restored and preserved historic buildings. So much to see and learn about this expansive space.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TerryB603
Reviewed February 10, 2019

With several impressive Buddha stupas. There was a local handicraft and food fare the evening we happened to visit and this culminated in a sound and light show at the main stupa. It turned out to be a visit to a historical sight with a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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August 10, 2018|
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Response from RustyVDN | Reviewed this property |
Ride a motorcycle. It's a beautiful trip
August 10, 2018|
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Response from Jan P | Reviewed this property |
Best way is order transport from hotel. Taxi in Sukhothai is not so good and aesy.
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Response from flyingdoc1 | Reviewed this property |
The Park is beautifully kept and there are good roads and pathways throughout. You can get close to the temples and ruins, and unless you want to get close enough to examine in detail, you can get superb views from close... More