Wat Phra Phai Luang
Wat Si Chum
This wát is northwest of the old city and contains an impressive mon·dòp with a 15m, brick-and-stucco seated Buddha. This Buddha’s...
Wat Sa Si
Wat Sa Si sits on an island west of the bronze monument of King Ramkhamhaeng (the third Sukhothai king). It’s a simple, classic...
The better of the strip of backpacker restaurants near the historical park.
Northern Zone · interesting places nearby
Wat Phra Phai Luang information
This somewhat isolated wát features three 12th-century Khmer-style towers, bigger than those at Wat Si Sawai in the Central Zone. This may have been the centre of Sukhothai when it was ruled by the Khmers of Angkor prior to the 13th century.