USD

Ayutthaya Information

Travel and Local Information Guide

Ayutthaya’s urban grid layout may seem simple enough, but you will find yourself easily lost once you make a wrong turn.

From Highway 309, the Chao Sam Phraya roundabout is the main intersection before you cross the bridge to the inner city. Continue west of here, Highway 309 turns into Rochana Road, the main thoroughfare that cuts through the island from east to west. From Rochana Road, turn right at Srisanphet Road, which soon turns into Naresuan Road, and you’ll find yourself inside Ayutthaya Historical Park. U-Thong Road encircles the inner city and runs parallel to the rivers.

If you don’t drive, the easiest way to get around the inner city areas is to hire a tuk-tuk (motorised three-wheeler) from the train station. Negotiate a price for one-day or half-day hire and also discuss all the sites you would like to visit with the driver before hopping on one. Long-tail express boats are pricier but a more exciting way to visit riverside temples and communities. Bicycling is also a good transportation choice, particularly when touring the Ayutthaya Historical Park.

Read More
Rate This Place: ( votes)

Related Pages

  • Ayutthaya Shopping

    Ayutthaya Shopping

    Home to skilled craftsmen and women, Ayutthaya is one of the best cities to pick up all kinds of handicrafts. In the old Read More»

  • BTS Saphan Taksin (S6)

    BTS Saphan Taksin

    The last station before crossing over the Chao Phraya River, this station connects with the Chao Phraya Express Boat at Read More»

  • 5 Best Hotels to Party in Patong Beach

    Best Patong Hotels to Party

    In a way to ease the life of die-hard revellers planning to stay in Patong as close as possible to its hottest nightlife Read More»

  • Ayutthaya Activities

    Ayutthaya Activities

    As a UNESCO World Heritage City, Ayutthaya is mostly about exploring the ruin sites and temples peppered across the Read More»

  • Phuket Bus Terminal 2

    Phuket Bus Terminal 2

    Travelling to and from without spending a fortune on taxis or flights can be challenging. Here are some prices and Read More»

  • 10 Hotels Travellers Love Most in Chiang Mai Night Bazaar

    10 Hotels Travellers Love Most in Chiang Mai Night Bazaar

    The best voted hotels in Chiang Mai Night Bazaar have been ranked according to previous guests’ recommendations, making Read More»

We try to provide free information that is as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However, if you are planning to travel it's a good idea to double check specific dates and information to avoid surprises.

Hotels.com
Loading...