"Bang Pa In Summer Palace 1" Ayuthaya Things to Do Tip by machomikemd

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This will be a multi part tip and videos around the huge bang pa in summer palace complex

Bang Pa In summer palace complex was formerly used by the Thai kings as a summer dwelling. The palace is located on the Chao Phraya River bank in Bang Pa-In district, Ayutthaya Province. It is A Unesco World Heritage Site. The Palace became famous around the world because of a previous Royal Occupant, King Mongkut of the King and I fame) in the 1800's. Hence it became well known for foreigners because of Englishwoman Teacher ANNA Leonowens, who stayed in the palace.

There is a 100 Baht entrance fee for Bang Pa-In Palace and it opens daily between 08:30 and 12:00 and 13:00 and 16:00.

Address: Bang Pa-in, Thailand
Directions: By Car : Travel by Phahon Yothin Road to the northand just follow the sign to Bang Pa-In.
By Bus : Bus No.17 (Bangkok-Bangsai-Bang Pa-In-Ayutthaya) leave from the Northern Bus Terminal
(Morchit 2) every 30 minutes from 06.00 to 18.00 hrs.

Phone: (66) 2646-1818
Website: http://www.discoverythailand.com/Ayutthaya_Bang_Pa-In_Palace.asp

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  • Updated Nov 8, 2012
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