Suphan Buri Map See Map
Because the name of Suphan Buri Province means City of Gold, some believe the city to be the site of the legendary Suvarnabhumi that is mentioned in ancient Buddhist texts. The area has been continuously occupied since as early as the Dvaravati period in the 9th century, when the city was known as Mueang Thawarawadi Si Suphannaphumi. The city was later called U Thong, after its most famous son, Prince U Thong became the founder of the Ayutthaya kingdom. The city was later a historically important border town that was at the front lines of many conflicts; in 1592, the legendary elephant battle between King Naresuan the Great and the crown prince of Burma took place in Suphan Buri. Today there are many historical sites, in addition to a wide variety of natural attractions including caves, waterfalls, bird parks, fish sanctuaries, and a crocodile ‘farm’. Just a hundred kilometers away from Bangkok, Suphan Buri is an ancient town rich in natural and historical heritage. The city itself dates back to the 9th century and the province was once an important border town during the period of the Ayutthaya kingdom; consequently many battles of important wars were waged in the province. Traveling around the province today is like drifting through a historical novel, with attractions including Don Chedi Monument and Wat Khao Khuen, whose abbot played a significant role in Thai history. Supan Buri’s natural wonders include Phu Toei National Park and the Bueng Chawak Aquarium, and visitors can get a taste of the local culture by trying Sali Suphan, the famous local-style cake.
Is a collection of folk culture, the region has an area of 100 hectares, divided into sections such as over the village peasant way of life is very simple, with floor houses the buffalo paddock central Thailand. Visitors can experience the lifestyle vintage. And interesting activities such as farming in the traditional labor from buffalo and rice mixes. Rationing space simulation in the area, farmers practitioner under the initiative of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. The butterfly orchid varieties in peasant villages. And herb garden Each house has activities for those interested in medicine, such as house Thailand Thailand massage and use of herbs. Astrology house The front entrance has a shop selling souvenirs for tourists of Buffalo.
The “Water Buffalo – Buri” was created to support tourism and preserve the traditions and culture of Thailand. The official opening ceremony was held on March 16, 2545 and has showcased handicrafts “One Tambon One Product” and activities such amazing beauty contest in Buffalo. The talent show of Buffalo. And Buffalo Run
Buffalo also has the Buffalo Yard. Monday – Friday By showing around 11:00 am. And 15:00 hrs. Saturday – Sunday. And holidays were shown around 11.00., 14.30. And 16.00.
There are also activities for students. Students who are interested in activities such as gold project. “Past Life Thailand” The participants will hear lectures about Buffalo ceremonial rice farmers do Kwaykgaw. And do activities plowing paddy sowing, rake booties including instruction in the use of force, including the Buffalo Buffalo, turn left, turn right, and so on.
Buffalo is open to visitors daily from 09:00 to 18:00 hrs.
Admission fee is 20 baht Thailand adults, children 10 baht foreign adults, 150 baht to 100 baht for children.
More information Office Tel. 0 2270 0395-7, call the Office of Suphan Buri. 0 3558 1668 or on the website. www.buffalovillages.com
Chuk market .
Market hundred years is like a living museum.
Both stomach and soul in the Old Market hundred years older in Sam Chuk district is also rich in culture Thailand. That is still to come, as heretofore, waiting for you to come true. Chuk market today is a tourist attraction that can tell a story and link the past to the current version of the Suphan Buri has dimensions.
Traditional coffee shop in a row over wood Chuk market continues to be the meeting place of people in this historic, as it had been in the past. Chuk market today offers visitors access to well-wheelers, was ranked as the cultural importance of Suphanburi. Who can tell a story, and a former associate of Suphanburi. To the current generation has dimensions. Even this historic market is made up from the year 2439 already.
If you traverses the streets with wooden houses and row houses, the shops, and housing is old enough to imagine the flourishing trading community ancient Chinese Thailand. Of Suphanburi, since the reign of five and still retains its original unwaveringly.
The charm of Chuk market, not just the retro atmosphere of the overall market as well as a coffee shop or toy store, barber shop, photo shop, zinc retro reminds us of childhood only. But even with the beloved hometown community. Helping to preserve the traditional way of living out a position loop. And strong market share to conserve lives are like a living museum and to allow future generations to recognize the existence of the fathers on the past is one thing that is admirable.
Food eaten in so many lives that have not been selected. After soaking up the traditional coffee taste, then will eat noodles hundred years. Or rice wrapped in lotus leaf old recipe you like. Woodcraft has an antique candy Kong would enjoy it.
Know before you go
Walking can play virtually the entire day within Chuk market. The museum houses a community desire for fattening G Love is a great stopover. The purchase will take the atmosphere and absorb the old days. From the stories and objects on display.
Dragon Descendants Museum. (Heaven Dragon Park)
Located within the City Pillar Shrine of Suphanburi. Founded to celebrate the occasion of the United States and China have no diplomatic relations for 20 years in 2539 Dragon Descendants Museum, designed to present the history of Chinese civilization for over 5,000 years. It was recognized as the oldest and most important civilizations of the world. Under the theme Dragon sacred animal well known.
Room displays Chinese history, divided into 18 rooms since the early creation myths of history. Huang Han Dynasty sequence since the Qing Dynasty. The last dynasty Modern rule change that Dr. Yat-sen seized power from the emperor and establish democracy. And the interval between the usurpation of democracy is Chiang Kai-shek against the Communists led by Mao Zedong. Until the founding of the Republic of China.
The room also has displays of the history of people of Chinese descent in Thailand. The presentation contains stories Historical milestones History, philosophy, wisdom, and to discover important invention of Chinese ancestry. Through exhibits interesting. Exhibits inside the dragon exhibit modern media such as film, audiovisual system controlled by computer modeling light.
There is also equipped with facilities such as a cinema room. Cloakroom Booksellers And Souvenir The focus to visitors gain the knowledge and enjoyment at the same time. Fielded moral significance in the life of a man of Chinese ancestry upheld.
Dragon Descendants Museum (Heaven Dragon Park) is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 to 16:00 hrs. Saturday – Sunday 09.00-17.00. Closed Tuesdays. Traffic around There are audio headsets available in English and Chinese.
Admission fee is 299 baht Thailand adult children 149 baht to 499 baht foreign adults, 299 baht a foreign child.
Palelai Wat temple.
The old temple is located at the main gate Malaiman District Yai, Muang Suphan Buri. Suphan Buri on the west bank of the river, the villagers called the temple Wat Luang Pho To Buddha is enshrined Palelai the Luang Pho To Buddha is Palelai. Later, restored and made Pang Palelai. As it is today
Palelai Temple Wat temple is Wat grade level is the oldest temple gable of the temple Palelai marked the Mahamakut between tiered partner. Mongkut His pilgrimage to meet the latter is also entered. When he came to the throne and then restored.
Palelai Wat temple built in the prosperous city of Suphanburi. In the Northern Chronicle says God sent ravens, but less Wat Mon Palelai year later in 1724.
People come to worship, “Luang Pho To”, which is enshrined in the high temple seen from afar. A statue Palelai. Landscape art Thong Suphan Lord High 23.46 meters, 11.20 meters around the statues are relics acquired by the Maha Sangha Lai Lai 36.
Point Aquarium Chawak honor.
The museum is open every day Except holidays
Monday – Friday
Open 08.30 – 16.30.
Saturday – Sunday
Open 08.30 – 17.00.
Admission to the first building, the second building.
Watch crocodile pond adults 30 children 10 baht.
Admission is building a third.
(Heaven of the underwater world).
Adults, children 50 baht to 150 baht
Chawak Honor A large natural lagoon With a total area of approximately 2,700 hectares located approximately 64 kilometers from the town of Suphan Buri Chawak contact area with Hankha. Chainat province and district Nangbuat Suphanburi The district is located in an area of approximately 1,700 hectares Nangbuat Chawak has been declared a ban on hunting the area since 2526, and in 2541 was classified as wetlands. a national priority According to the Ramsar Convention, the country is a party. Due to the variety of plants and animals in the swamp. A feature called the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. Is lying areas Wetlands Sheen wet lowland areas Area icy water flooded area flooded swamp area water sources. Both are caused by natural and man-made. Either with water or flooding, permanent or temporary. The still water and fresh water, brackish water and salt water. Including coastal and marine areas, which lowered the water. Water depth up to 6 meters, which he Chawak such characteristics. Is a freshwater marsh formed naturally. With an average depth of about 1-3 meters.