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Best Things To Do in Phra Nakhon

Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya is one of the charming ancient cities that continue to gain tourists’ attention as a historic attraction. It has 16 districts known for temples and palaces which reflect the vibrant culture and rich historical legacy of the place. It was capital of the Kingdom of Siam, and a prosperous international trading port, however only most of the ruins stand imposing the city. One of the UNESCO World Heritage sites, it remains one of the top tourist attractions for history lovers. Here one can look at Menam, Lopburi, and Pasak rivers meandering through the beautiful island of ruins. Once the capital of the Thai Empire, Ayutthaya was a truly impressive city; with three palaces and over 400 temples. Get ready to be transported back to time when you travel to Phra Nakhon. This place is steeped in history and you'll want to get the full experience while you're here. Take a look at the lovely Wat Phra Si Sanphet, Wat Mahathat and Wat Ratchaburana to remind yourself the beautiful past of Thailand.

With the best things to do in Phra Nakhon ,catch a glimpse of the brilliantly interesting Wat Yai Chai Mongkol and Wat Na Phra Men, If you tire of seeing ruins and are looking for a little more modern regality, head to Bang Pa-in Palace or Chao Sam Phraya National Museum. Wildlife enthusiasts can bond with one of Thailand's most admired animals by spending a few days at the Elephant Stay. Ayutthaya is only located about 90 kilometers from Bangkok and can be visited on a daytrip; however, if you appreciate history and religious and historical monuments, an overnight stay will allow for two full days of sightseeing, including a dinner cruise on the Chao Phraya, past the illuminated Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Historical Park, and a visit to only of the city’s many other attractions, including the nearby Bang Sai Folk Arts and Craft Center. Here is a look at best things to do in Phra Nakhon.

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    About the Activity:This trip gives you the thrill of cycling on the streets of Bangkok and exploring the place in a different aspect like never before.Start your trip at 4.00 PM from Phra Nakhon, bike through the small lanes and alleys which will give you the best possib...

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    About the Activity:Embark on this exciting evening cycle tour in Bangkok with unlimited fun and adventure and enjoy the view of the city lights after dark.Start your tour at 5.30 PM in the evening from Phra Nakhon.Ride in the silent night through the back roads and small...

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    Phra Nakhon
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    About the Activity:Explore Thailand's famous floating markets of Damnoen Saduak and Amphawa, cycle the lovely surrounding countryside exploring ancient temples and fruit farming communities. This trip runs outside Bangkok. Get away for an exciting day out of the city. Vi...

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    About the Activity: Embark on this unique tour, starting at 7:30 AM which takes you out of bustling Bangkok right to the water's edge of the Gulf of Thailand. Travel by bike, boat and train to a little visited part of Thailand populated by the local fish farmers and fish...

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    About the Activity: Bangkok is filled with hidden passageways and winding cycling trails with such greenery so close to the heart of bustling Bangkok?! Pedal through wooded areas, along tree lined canals and visit ancient temples overgrown and twisted by the roots of tre...

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    About the Activity:Enthrall in this exciting boating cruise in Bangkok and enjoy its stunning landscapes with a different view.Start your trip around 10:30 AM from Rattanakosin Island to a Chao Phraya River and then sail through the canals of Wat Kuhasawan. Ride through ...

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Attractions

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Brick Bar

Located in Khao San Road, Brick Bar is one of the charming live music bars which entertain the visitors with fascinating performance of the house bands almost every night. The theme of the bar is kept quite medieval with wooden tables and stools arranged in a symmetrical pattern. The benches are such placed so that it forms an ideal space for friendly chat and group partying. The best music played here includes bouncy pop, mix of ska and bit of Thai indie. This place is more common with the Thai visitors though occasionally one can find foreigners coming in to explore. The music throbs and vibes with uncontrollable energy as the night grows one can find people dancing, enjoying, cheering on the tables and grooving to the beats of the live house band. Entry fee is around 200 Baht on weekends.



Location
: 265 Khao San Road, downstairs at rear of Buddy Lodge complex

Timings
: 18:00pm to 2:00am
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Phraya Nakhon Cave

If you like to explore caves, the Phraya Nakhon Cave will provide you an experience of a lifetime. The cave is very beautiful and the deeper you go, the more you will love it. Many people term it as the best place for you to go in the city of Hua Hin.

Highlights:
The Phraya Nakhon Cave is surrounded by beaches which is an added advantage and you can reap in the benefits of a beach as well as a cave together. You will witness some wonderful landscapes and the natural beauty that the cave has for you.

Location: Ro Pho Cho Prachuap Khiri Khan 4033 Rd., Sam Roi YOT(King), Amphoe Sam Roi Yot, Chang Wat Prachuap Khiri Khan 77120, Thailand

Timings: It is open from 6 AM in the morning to 6:30 in the evening. However, these hours might differ on public holidays.
  
Price: The Price for going inside the cave is 200 BAHT.

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