Ayutthaya Tourism in Thailand
Ayutthaya is an ancient temple in lightly coat of gold with the beauty of his temple and is the Kingdom of Siam and also an ancient town. It is located in the Valley of the Chao Phraya River and is the capital of Ayutthaya Province in Thailand. The city was founded in 1350 by King U Thong; this place became the second Siamese capital after Sukhothai. In 1767, the town was destroyed by the Burmese army, resulting in the collapse of the Kingdom. Ayutthaya Historical Park is the ruins of the former capital of the Kingdom of Siam. And internationally recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site. As the main attraction in the ancient city of Thailand’s Heritage Site, by looking at the ancient temples and you can ride an elephant. Not far from there, her Palace of Bang PaIn, that is the Summer Palace the King of Thailand. Another interesting place is the Bang Sai, which showcased the best craft results from the rest of ASEAN, including from Indonesia for fans from all over the world.
This place became an important trade route in the past. Because it is surrounded by three rivers, the success of these evokes a sense of envy in the neighboring country of Burma, which has been repeatedly attacked the Kingdom of Ayutthaya. The Burmese finally defeated the Kingdom of Ayutthaya, and has established a new empire centered in Bangkok. When the Burmese sacked, they seized all valuables, especially gold. And to save the gold lining this temple, and finally the temples were burned so that the gold is melted. This event is recognized as Thailand’s population the burning of Ayutthaya, and until this very second is still very imprint in the minds of every one of these events, Thailand is causing a lot of statues of gold coated cement in order not in controlled again, and one of the most famous is the Golden Buddha statue weighing 3.5 tons at Wat Traimit Temple, Bangkok. For hundreds of years this statue is considered ordinary cement statue, and at that time one of the cement chipped and showed real gold Buddha statue behind itself. The place is very beautiful.