Sukhothai Historical Park Travel Guide
Wat Mahathat Seated Buddha Statue
- The 13th C fortified city of Sukhothai is a World Heritage Site as nominated by UNESCO. This together with the adjoining ancient wiang cities of Si Satchanalai and Kamphaeng Phet are major tourist attractions in Thailand.
- Today what remains of these three cities are the remains of city moats and walls, ruins (monuments) in brick and laterite of palaces and monasteries, lakes and waterways and military ramparts.
- Sukhothai Historical Park covers 70 square Kilometers with 193 ruins.
- The major Sukhothai monuments are detailed in the sub links. Thailandsworld.com has allocated them according to their location as being, within the walled City moat, North of Sukhothai city walls, South of the walls, East of the walls and West of the city walls.