We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Si Satchanalai Historical Park

This beautifully kept Historical Park is some way from Sukhothai itself, but well worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
flyingdoc1
,
Emsworth, United Kingdom
Smaller than ayuthaya, but surely as beautiful

Well maintained park with nice green and impressive sites. Not to big, but not small. You can visit... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
eric v
,
Knokke, Belgium
Read all 391 reviews
415
All photos (415)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“historical park”(41 reviews)
“worth the trip”(10 reviews)
“wat phra”(10 reviews)
About
Located on the banks of the Yom River, the ruins of this ancient town that was formerly called “Muang Chaliang” contains more than 134 monuments from the past.
Contact
Sukhothai, Thailand
Website
+66 55 679 211
Call
Reviews (391)
Filter reviews
198 results
Traveller rating
140
47
10
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
140
47
10
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewshistorical parkworth the tripwat phrawe spent hourscomfortable walking shoesan hour's drivebeautiful heritageworth the effortday tripprivate carhot daysthree hourstemple complexessukhothai bus stationold sukhothaibicycle rentalinteresting ruins
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 198 reviews
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This beautifully kept Historical Park is some way from Sukhothai itself, but well worth a visit. It is deceptively large and you need to rent a bicycle to do justice to the number of temples and monuments that seem to get better as you go...More

Thank flyingdoc1
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Well maintained park with nice green and impressive sites. Not to big, but not small. You can visit by foot, hop in- hop off bus, electric car, bicycle or tuktuk with driver.

Thank eric v
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We took the WinTour Bus to Si Satchanalai (45THB) and it took about an hour from the New Sukhothai Bus Station. We rented bikes from the man at the bus stop (50THB). Easy bike ride to the park. We only saw 8 people there the...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We spent 5 days in Sukhothai and went here for one of them. The place is amazing. Truly as good as, if not better than Sukhothai. Though it is different - much more lush and quiet. It's an amazing place. A great feel about it....More

1  Thank Rusty v
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Rode the 50 kms to here from Uttaradit, I found this site better than Sukhothai Park, and the structures more intact. The information at each of the temples/buildings was informative with each site named and QR Coded for mobile phone links. Roughly 14th Century the...More

1  Thank RoryE
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This place doesn't get as many visitors as Sukhothai, as it's much farther off the beaten track. In fact, when we got there with our kids we were the only farangs "non-Thai" people there! The ruins are lovely and in a beautiful green setting. The...More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Si Satchanalai Historical Park just take around 60mins drive form Sukhothai Town by private car to north. This is beautiful Heritage Park have bicycle rental for tourist i would like you to have comfortable walking shoes for this. The Heritage Park is very big spend...More

Thank Maturot K
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Only a few tourists who visit Sukhothai will go to the nearby historic town of Si Satchanalai. They do not regret it. Satchanalai is a wonderful place. A number of historical monuments from the 13th to the 16th century will enchant every visitor. Besides, the...More

1  Thank Jan P
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Amazing visit in Si Satchanalai Historical Park Really appreciated the quietness and the no-car visit. Riding a bike is really the best way to explore this. The area is very well maintained.

1  Thank Marie-Cécile C
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Very well preserved and beautiful at sunset. The expressions on the Buddha statues are very striking. Must visit

Thank Gurukohli
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 26 hotels in Sukhothai
Jitra Resort
2 reviews
21.43 km away
Sukhothai Heritage Resort
537 reviews
23.32 km away
Friday Hotel
27 reviews
38.42 km away
Ruean Thai Hotel
413 reviews
46.22 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 67 restaurants in Sukhothai
Puu-Yaa House
6 reviews
14.41 km away
The New York Steakhouse
47 reviews
37.57 km away
Phoei Steak
6 reviews
13.84 km away
Lom Yen
12 reviews
38.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 36 attractions in Sukhothai
Organic Agriculture Project
13 reviews
23.07 km away
Praya Phichai Dap Hak Memorial
18 reviews
39.76 km away
Sukhothai Historical Park
2,990 reviews
46.79 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
I F
11 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from RoryE | Reviewed this property |
hire a scooter, grab a map and ride there, it's only about 50 kms away,...or chat to a local thai at the old city and work out a deal. The park is worth the visit
1
Vote
I F
11 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Jan P | Reviewed this property |
Best way is order transport from hotel. Taxi in Sukhothai is not so good and aesy.
0
Votes
fhfuentes
15 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from flyingdoc1 | Reviewed this property |
The Park is beautifully kept and there are good roads and pathways throughout. You can get close to the temples and ruins, and unless you want to get close enough to examine in detail, you can get superb views from close... More
1
Vote