Phra Sumen Fort (Bangkok-Thailand)
The Phra Sumen Fort was built during the reign of King Rama I. It was built in the octagon form of brick and cement and the front of the fort is facing the Bang Lampho canal. The basement and the foundation of the fort are located two meters deep in the ground. The fort’s ground floor is divided by the wall into two parts. In the middle of the fort, there are more than 30 rooms for ammunition and weapon, while the three-story tower and the roof are knocked down during the rule of King Rama V. The Art Department renewed the entire fortress according to the photographs taking during Rama V period and was registered as a national monument in 1949.
Category: Other attractions, Things to do in Bangkok, Things to do in Thailand,
Phra Athit Rd, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
13.763941, 100.495757 (13°45’50.2″N, 100°29’44.7″E)
GPS Coordinates: 13.763941, 100.495757 (13°45’50.2″N, 100°29’44.7″E)
Phra Sumen Fort is located around 5 km from the center of the city and SkyTrain’s Siam station (Siam Paragon Shopping Center). It is around1 km from the most popular tourist street, Khao San Road. The closest SkyTrain station is ”National Stadium’‘, around 4,5 km away. The closest underground station is ”Hua Lamphong’‘, around 4,5 km away.
The easiest way to get here is by boat over the river Chao Phraya. Exit at the ”Phra Arthit” station and walk for 200 m.
Address: Phra Athit Rd, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
ช่วยพาไปส่งที่สวนน้ำพัทยา ปาร์ค ที่ตรงหาดจอมเทียนด้วยครับ/ค่ะ
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Please, can you tell me how to find this sight:
ช่วยบอกทางไปสวนน้ำพัทยา ปาร์ค ที่ตรงหาดจอมเทียนด้วยครับ/ค่ะ
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