Wat Chai Wattanaram

sights / Historic

Wat Chai Wattanaram information

Location
Ayuthaya , Thailand
Prices
admission 50B
Opening hours
8am-6pm
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This is the most impressive off-island site thanks to its 35m-high Khmer-style central prang and overall good condition. It was built by King Prasat Thong beginning in 1630 (and taking around 20 years) to honour his mother, and the design's resemblance to Cambodia's Angkor Wat is intentional.