Wat Lokayasutha (Ayutthaya-Thailand)
Since the Burmese completely destroyed this temple in 1767, there is a smaill amount that is left of this temple, Nevertheless, there is a good reason for visiting it, due to the fact that You will find an impressive Buddha statue in a laying position. It is 37 meters long, made of bricks and mortar and painted white. The statue is lined along north-south line, head facing west and there is a bright orange cloth that is wrapped around it. Not far away from it, there is a small chedi (pillar) that managed to survive the invasion and it shows an interesting Lanna style on an octagonal base. This site is located directly west of the Royal Palace and traces of historical canals indicate that it used to be a very important monastery. Unfortunately, there is not much known facts about its history.
Category: Ayutthaya što posjetiti, Temple- church- mosque, Must visit, Things to do in Thailand,
The Rabbit advises You to visit this popular temple. You will there find the large, imposing statue of the laying Buddha. Nearby the temple, there is a small market where You can buy flowers for the stautue, refreshments and souvenirs. We also recommend You to rent a bike and use it to explore the whole Ayutthaya Historical Park.
Pratuchai, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 13000, Thailand
14.355498, 100.552324 (14°21’19.8″N, 100°33’08.4″E)
0066 (0)35 246 076
GPS Coordinates: 14.355498, 100.552324 (14°21’19.8″N, 100°33’08.4″E)
Wat Lokayasutha is located inside the Ayutthaya Historical Park.
Address: Pratuchai, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 13000, Tajland
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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