Things to do in Ratchaburi

Ratchaburi

Ratchaburi, a glorious town during the Dvaravati period, is located on the bank of the Mae Klong River.

The provincial area abounds in natural attractions and historical sites. It is located 80 kilometers west of Bangkok and borders on Myanmar to the west having the Tanaosi Range as a borderline.

 

Ratchaburi occupies an area of 5,196 square kilometers and is administratively divided into 9 districts: Mueang Ratchaburi, Chom Bueng, Suan Phueng, Damnoen Saduak, Ban Pong, Bang Phae Photharam, Pak Tho, Wat Phleng, Ban Kha.

 

Things to do in Ratchaburi


Damnoen Saduak Floating Market in Ratchaburi

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market in Ratchaburi

This popular attraction is some 80 kilometers west of Bangkok, accessible by regular bus from the Southern Bus Terminal. Everyday, hundreds of vendor boats crowd the market area in the…

Khao Bin Cave, Ratchaburi

Khao Bin Cave

Located 20 km from town on the way to Chom Bueng, this is the most dramatic and beautiful cave in Ratchaburi province. Its floor and ceiling are adorned with some marvelous…

Wat Khanon Nang Yai Temple

Wat Khanon has the most completed collection of the engraved Nang Yai in Thailand, by Phra Khru Sattha Soonthorn or Luang Pu Klom, a revealable monk. The collection has 330…

Sacred Heart Church (Wat Pleng)

Sacred Heart Church (Wat Pleng)

The name of this Sacred Heart Church came from the name of the district, Wat Pleng, which, in the past, there are old traditions about singing lullaby and as well…

Pong Yup Pillars Cliffs Naturally

Situated 5 km before arriving at Amphoe Suan Phueng, Pong Yup is an amazing natural site with an area of about 60 rai. The piece of land has sunk down…

Kaew Chan Waterfall or Nine-Level Waterfall

Located 1 km from Bo Khlung hot stream, named by Princess Sirindhorn, Nam Tok Kao Chon (Nine -Level waterfall) has the water cascades from the ninth level and down the…