Category: Ayutthaya.

World Heritage Site #576 :: Historic City of Ayutthaya

Table of Contents

Founded c. 1350, Ayutthaya became the second Siamese capital after Sukhothai. It was destroyed by the Burmese in the 18th century. Its remains, characterized by the prang (reliquary towers) and gigantic monasteries, give an idea of its past splendour.

Location: Ayutthaya Province
GPS: N14 20 52.008, E100 33 38.016
Date of Inscription: 1991
Criteria: (iii)
Property: 289 ha
Ref: 576

Local Weather

Category: Ayutthaya
Please login to your facebook account before comment.