Nakhon Pathom Tourism & Travel Guide

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THE ACCIDENTAL CHIANG MAI WALKING TOUR

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Misiem Yip Intsoi Arts Garden
38/9, Buddha-monthon VII Road, Amphoe Buddhamonthon, Phutthamonthon
Wat Phra Pathom Chedi
T.Phra Pathom Chedi, Amphoe Mueang, Nakhon Pathom
Watpa Pathomchai
128/2 Moo 3, Nong Pak Long Subdistrict, Nakhon Pathom 73000
Woodland Muangmai
15/1 Moo.4, Don Phaek Subdistrict, Nakhon Chai Si 73120
Wat Huai Plu Fish Sanctuary
Mu 1 Tambon Huayphlu, Amphoe Nakhon Chaisi, Nakhon Chai Si

About Nakhon Pathom

Thailand strikes to most of us for its picturistic beaches and as a party hub. Tourists usually flock to Thailand to visit its tranquil islands and white sand beaches in the south or the lush green forests and mountains of Chiang Mai province in the north. But when I decided to visit Thailand for the first time I wanted to experience a whole different side of it, its rich culture and history. Also I had plans to visit Cambodia as well during the trip, so I decided to travel east of Thailand from where I can easily get across the Cambodian border by road. After some research online, I shortlisted three places - Ayutthaya, Phimai and Phanom Rung, histories of which dates back to as early as 10th century.I kick started my trip to Thailand from Pattaya since I had promised to visit a friend there. After spending couple of days each in Pattaya and Bangkok, I set off to Ayutthaya. Ayutthaya is well connected with Bangkok through frequent buses and trains. I decided to take the train as traveling in third class is much cheaper and comfortable option. Also trains are available at every 2-3 hours interval from Hua Lamphong Train Station in Bangkok. Though the trains are slowed down due to the city traffic, once it gets outside the city they are quite faster and takes not more than 3 hours to reach Ayutthaya. Once you in Ayutthaya station, you can just walk across the road and take the ferry boat to the island. However after 6 pm, the boats stop plying and you will need to take a tuk tuk from the station through the bridge connecting to the eastern side of Island. Most of the guest houses are located in the eastern part , so it shouldn't take more than 10-15 mins to reach your accommodation.
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