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Nakhon Si Thammarat – Must Go

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Nakhon Si Thammarat, the second largest province in southern of Thailand. It was one of the most ancient cities in Thailand, the former capital of Kingdom of Ligor, which was an independent kingdom for many centuries (650 – 1377) and historical center of Buddhism in ancient Thailand. Nakhon Si Thammarat is famed for shadow puppets, its beautiful countryside, several temple architect, good weather and nice people.

The city’s highlights are included the places below.

#1  Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan Temple. (Wat Phra Maha that)

Open : Daily, 8 am. – 5 pm.

Located : Mueang district (Amphoe Mueang)

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#2 Shadow Puppet Museum. (Pipit tha phan-Nang ta lung)

Open : Daily, 8.30 am. – 5 pm.

Located : Mueang district (Amphoe Mueang)

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#3 Khiriwong Village. (Moo Ban Khiri-wong)

Open : Daily

Located : Lan Saka district (Amphoe  Lan Saka)

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#4 Thong-Yee Bay. (Ao Thong Yee)

Open : Daily

Located : Kanom district (Amphoe  Kanom)

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