Wat Yai Chai Mongkol

Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon, the temple is regarded as the most important historic temple and the most popular tourist temple in Ayutthaya. HISTORY BACKGROUND This monastery was built in 1357 A.D. early Ayutthaya period. It was during the reign of King Rama or King U Tong who established Ayutthaya. The…

Wat Ratchaburana

Wat Ratchaburana was constructed under the reign of King Boromrachathirat II (King Sam Praya) of Ayutthaya Kingdom in 1424. The purpose was to place the bodies for the cremation of Chao Ai Phraya and Chao See Phraya who were his brother. They both died on the elephant’s back while fighting…