Discover Thailand's rich and compelling history at Historic City of Ayutthaya, a settlement founded in 1350. The second Siamese capital, it was ransacked by the Burmese in the 18th century, yet its ruins still offer a fascinating glimpse into Asian architecture of the period, town life, and spirituality. Now a World Heritage Site, the city retains an abundance of treasured buildings, statues, and surrounding scenery. Admire the delicacy of the design and its resilience to the forces of nature and society. Remember to bring your camera, and note that crowds peak at midday. With our world travel planner, Ayutthaya attractions like Historic City of Ayutthaya can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Tours to Historic City of Ayutthaya
$101 BOOK WITH VIATOR Full-Day Tour to Ayutthaya from Bangkok, Including Lunch Cruise Return Trip
Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
$186 BOOK WITH VIATOR Private Excursion to Floating Market and Ayutthaya World Heritage Site
Duration: 11 to 12 hours
$128 BOOK WITH VIATOR Full-Day Private Ayutthaya and Bang Pa-In Summer Palace from Bangkok
Duration: 7 to 9 hours
$87 BOOK WITH VIATOR Ayutthaya Ancient Capital Tour from Bangkok with Grand Pearl River Cruise
Duration: 10 hours
$40 BOOK WITH VIATOR Ayutthaya Ancient Temples Tour from Bangkok (Multi Languages)
Duration: 10 hours
Historic City of Ayutthaya reviews
We decided to visit with a guide, due to covid not all places were open, but the museum was open . It is small and worth the visit , do not miss the 2nd building. more »
On a cruise in January 2020 we did the long journey from the cruise port to Ayutthaya. So glad we did. It was worth the drive. The old ruins were amazing and not something I would have expected to.... more »
There is so much to see in this city. Here are the eye-catching scenes. Not really worth the trip. very very nice place.
This city has a lot of amazing attractions. There are a lot of elephants to ride in the city. The ancient ruins is a beautiful place. Well maintained and protected.
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