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A much more welcoming site to visit, shady trees and variety of constructions....

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Reviewed 5 September 2018
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Ancient temple in Ayutthaya

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Reviewed 21 May 2018
Fai K
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

A rather small Wat (temple) compared to most of the other temples in Ayutthaya, but if you have some extra time this would be a good stop!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

After visiting several other sites a vague sense of familiarity intrudes, yet this site was a lot more interesting to me. The fences, walls, arches and other temples gave me a clearer appreciation than did the other, larger temples that stood alone in isolation of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Wat Maheyong is one of temple in Ayutthaya. This Temple was abandoned due to the collapse of Ayutthaya.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Fai K
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Every hotel, or accomodation provide maps of attractions, temples and ruins. This one like all has its interesting features. Central to town its easy to find and i saw many locals and touros looking at this site. What i found sad, was the signs around...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Garry B
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

This ancient remains is quite complete. We can imagine all old buildings form while we walk around. There are lots of big tree stand around the main temple protected us from sunlight.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Chanisa T
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Another great place to visit one to two hours is more than enough to get around this very special place

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank johnduffNewcastle
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Wat Maheyong is located away from the center of Ayutthaya, behind the train station. We came by bicycle but I'm afraid I can't recount how exactly to get here as we got quite lost long the way... anyway finally made it. It was built in...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Linda S
Reviewed 15 January 2017

located outside the inner city and its key monuments, this temple is beautiful just because it is a bit off the main tourist circuit, and therefore more quiet. one of my favs here in Ayutthaya.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Wat Maheyong is about 7 k.m. far from Ayutthaya historical park. It's the only ruins in Ayutthaya that principal chedi surrounded by 99 small elephant statues. Even though most of them are destroyed but still nice to see and take photo. I liked the long...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Nayika55
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

A visit here mixes the old with the new. The monastery and retreat center are fascinating and peaceful to walk through - dress respectfully and be a friendly observer if visiting. We walked through the grounds and sat in the tree shaded groves to take...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Allison M
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