Anyone really want to visit Thailand? singapore to thailand flight Ayutthaya Or what we call in short, Ayutthaya is a province in the central region with a long history. It is a central island surrounded by a river that used to be the capital of Thailand and had its most prosperous period. Until used to get a nickname from the ancients that “Venice of the East” is now considered an ancient city worth studying and preserving. The city is still filled with many ancient sites.
There are many new buildings, temples, prangs, pagodas, but they still maintain the beauty of Ayutthaya style for future generations to admire. The ancient archaeological site has a mysterious charm full of many stories and stories. It has attracted a lot of attention from both Thai and foreign tourists. They come to travel continuously. because in addition to the ancient Ayutthaya also has many interesting tourist attractions throughout the province. waiting for you to experience
Let’s get auspiciousness first with Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon, formerly known as Wat Pa Kaew, a temple with historical importance for many eras. Outstanding with Chedi Chai Mongkhon commemoration of great victory (The highest in Ayutthaya) built in the early Ayutthaya period. by King U-Thong Has been restored in the reign of King Naresuan the Great. to honor His Highness who won the battle with the Viceroy of Burma Inside, there was a discovery of the Chaimongkhon spell (the Phahung spell) contained in the Ubosot. inside enshrined the president Phra Phutthachai Mongkhon Gold Buddha statue in Subduing Mara Behind King Naresuan Palace For the faithful to pay homage to the area around the temple, there is a beautiful garden. suitable for walking to admire the beauty of both large and small pagodas There is also a white reclining Buddha image built in the reign of King Naresuan. Enshrined in a temple that has deteriorated over time as well
Wat Yai Chaimongkol Built in the early Ayutthaya period, the reign of King Ramathibodi I or King U-Thong. The King who established Ayutthaya as a capital in the year 1900, originally named Wat Pa Kaew, was named “Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon” during the reign of King Naresuan the Great Has been restored ever since And at the time of the second loss of Ayutthaya, Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon was abandoned. Later, in the Rattanakosin period, the temple was renovated.
The highlight of Wat Yai is Phra Chedi Chai Mongkhon It is assumed that it was built in the period. King Naresuan the Great His Highness was victorious in the Iuthheete War to honor his victory over the Viceroy of Burma and bestowed the name “Chedi Chai Mongkhon” in the year 2135, but most people call it. “Phra Yai Chedi” therefore believed that This is where the name comes from. “Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon”
Thai people get free admission.
Foreigners 20 baht / person
Address: No. 40/3 Moo 3, Khlong Suan Phlu Subdistrict, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya District Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 13000
Business hours: open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Phone number : 035-242-640
Facebook: Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon
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