Ayutthaya (city)

city in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya province, Thailand

Ayutthaya was the capital of Ayutthaya kingdom.[1] Its full name is ‘Phra-Na-Khon-Sri-A-Yud-Dha-Ya’. Some people call it ‘Ayudya’. This city was the capital for 417 years. Ayudhaya is at the center of Thailand. It was built at the meeting of the rivers Chao Phraya, Pa Sak and Lopburi. It is like an island city. This province is Diagnol to Lopburi, Angthong at the north, Pathumthani and Nonthaburi at the south, Saraburi at the east and Suphanburi at the west of Thailand. It is also the place we're the first ever king of Thailand was born.

Mahathat temple.
Floating market of Ayutthaya.

References Edit

  1. Ayudhaya WebsiteAyudhaya Website