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    Phra Prang Sam Yot

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      Narai Ratchaniwat Palace

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  Wat Phra Si Rattana Mahathat

Sunflower Field


Location Map
GPS : 14.8000859,100.6088445

Lopburi was probably founded in pre-historical period until the Khmers who expanded their power to the town of Larvo dating back from the 10th century and ruled over the area. In 1664 A.D. King Narai the Great, a king of Ayutthaya, made Lopburi the second capital with the help of French architects. Therefore, the architectural style of Lopburi in the reign of King Narai was half Thai and half western.

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Lopburi City (3)
Phra Prang Sam Yot
San Phra Kan and Prang Kaek
Phra Narai Ratchaniwet Palace
    Plan of the Palace
   The Outer Palace
    The Inner Palace
Somdet Phra Narai National Museum
Wat Phra Si Rattana Mahathat
Wat Manee Cholkhan
Pasak Jolasid Dam
Sunflower Fields
MapThLopburi1H.jpg (17845 bytes) How to Get There :
1. By Car. The most convenient trip is by car from Bangkok,taking Highway No.1
(Phaholyothin Rd.) to Saraburi and just before reaching Saraburi city branch off
to Lopburi. A total distance of 153 kms.
2. By Bus. Both air-conditioned and non air-conditioned buses leave the
Northern Bus Terminal (Morchit 2) for Lopburi every 15 minutes from 05.30 a.m. until 08.30 p.m.
3. By Train. Trains leave the Bangkok Railway Station (Hua Lamphong) for Lopburi many times daily. Call 233-7010, 233-7020 for further information.