A journey that won’t leave you indifferent
The rivers, surrounding the city, made it unassailable for enemies. However, in the 18th century running Burmese managed to get through the fortress and occupied the city. The guide will tell you more details about that event, after which the city was ruined.
Ayutthaya is a powerful ancient state and an old capital of Thailand which was founded in the 14th century. This is truly one of the most beautiful cities in SouthEast Asia. Sailors from many European countries came here to admire an unbelievably beautiful city, the pearl of South-East Asia. Here you will visit many temples and holy places. You will feel amazing energy that fills this city and immerse yourself into the historical period of King Naresuan’s monarchy - the period when the Thai Kingdom was prospering and thriving. It’s the age of wars and great changes. Ayutthaya is a city with rich historical past.
Rama V himself comes here to have some rest from the political affairs. It’s not surprising because this place is unusually peaceful and majestic. Here important social receptions of respected European ambassadors take place.
A Buddhist temple that dates back to the 15th century. Here you can see Buddhist monks, lit a candle and make a wish in front of the statue of Lying Buddha. A lot of legends and superstitions have been made up and told about this place where a famous Stupa which symbolizes the victory over the Burmese is situated. There you will also visit a garden of fighting roosters.
A temple that was completely ruined during the war against the Burmese. It is a symbol of the ancient capital of Ayutthaya. Here the Palace of Rama I was situated. Exactly in this place there is a legendary face of Buddha wound with the roots of holy bodhi tree. The guide historian will tell you a very interesting story connected with the appearance of this image.
You will have a delicious lunch at the bank of a picturesque river and restore your energy for new impressions and emotions.
Please, wear clothes that cover your knees and shoulders to show respect to the Thai culture and local people.
The price includes: two-way transfer, admission ticket, lunch.
*We have no English speaking group. We can join you to a mixed group with Russian guide. He will speak about the important moments in English and will answer your questions if you have any.
A camera, sunglasses, hats, comfortable footwear, clothes that cover your knees and shoulders (so that you will be able to visit the temples).
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