Ancient city, a spacious historical theme park in neighborhood of Bangkok, is a good option for day excursion. Ancient City features replicas of famous monuments and architectural attractions all across Thailand. Ancient City covers 320 acres of land and has attained fame as the world's largest outdoor museum. Due to its large space, the Ancient City is rarely crowded.
Ancient City Exhibits
The huge complex of Ancient City hosts an array of important buildings.
Most well-known among these is Khao Pra Viharn, a replica of a temple
atop a hill on Cambodian border. A reconstructed throne hall from
Ayutthaya also attracts visitors' attention. The hall was sacked 200
years ago when Ayutthaya was attacked by the Burmese. The complex also
hosts several examples of conventional Thai houses. There is a wooden
temple brought from northern Thailand.
Ancient City has several good examples of typical traditional Thai
houses. A typical Thai house consists of several single rooms around an
elevated platform. The Ancient City is continuously expanding, bringing
in more and more structures within it. It currently displays more than
Touring the Park
Walking the entire park in a day would be a tough nut to crack for most
people. However, one can hire a bicycle to move around the park. The
rental is included in the admission fee. A mini-rail service complete
with a guide is also available. However, the instructions given are
Reaching Ancient City
The museum complex is located on the Old Sukhumvit Road. For a fine
journey, hire a car from Bangkok and enjoy your journey. An admission
fee is charged for entering the Ancient City.
Food in Ancient City
You can enjoy food in Thai floating village of Ancient City. The
village has a slew of restaurants, serving basically Thai food. You can
also have snacks here.