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A bit hard to find. Noticed it while in a car with local friend, and we stopped. There is not a... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
West Medford, Massachusetts
Chum Phae is worth aVisit

Chum Phae is worth spending an hour or two in. It is a typical Issan town full of farmers who have... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2016
Nick N
Poole, United Kingdom
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“Ancient burial ground ”
Chum Phae, Thailand
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Well worth a visit, gardens well kept a pleasure to see. When visiting Chum Phae is a must to see and close to town

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lethal1962
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

It has been modernised and has information in English and Thai. Worth a visit also there are brochers with information about the site.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank koosai
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place is well worth a visit. When I first went there no english was evident but on my recent return I discovered that the historical area next to the office had been updated with accurate history. Royalty have visited the place years ago as...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Ross N
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A bit hard to find. Noticed it while in a car with local friend, and we stopped. There is not a LOT to see, but the skeletons are of VERY tall people, unusual for the region, from bronze/iron age. There isn't a lot of information...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank MysticValley
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Not much to see, no explanations at all (not in Thai or English). Difficult to find. Do not waste you time in going there.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Chang N
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Great archeological dig that traces back to Bronze Age. 5 great dig spots with original body remains and pottery as they were discovered in the 1980s. And almost no one was there, so you have it to yourself. A little out of the way 5...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank James W
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Chum Phae is worth spending an hour or two in. It is a typical Issan town full of farmers who have come to buy and sell produce. The market is open daily and is worth looking at. But a " must do" thing is to...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Nick N
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

A nice historical trip out. It's not far from the centre of Chumphae it's very interesting and only takes about 10 mins on a bike. You can kill an hour or so if you want to get out for a bit.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank koosai
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

it's a nice place for archeology. You've got toilets and refreshments. Staff don't speak English and not very easy to find.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Terminabitor
Reviewed 30 May 2015

This a fairly extensive archaeological site about 5 kms to the south of Chum Phae. Although signposted on the main route 12, further signposting to this attraction is almost non-existent. To reach the location in a forest, you have to travel on a narrow and...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Frances H
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