Cultural Activities


Prasat Hin Phimai is the largest stone Khmer temple in Thailand in Nakhon Ratchasima province. It points out being a center and a main starting point from Mun river basin to the Angkor of Cambodia Kingdom and other states in the Chao Phraya river basin area. Several ancient ruins in Phimai town still remain in and out Phimai ancient town. However, the highlight is Prasat Hin Phimai. Almost all of them became collapsed and run down by time. In 1964, the Fine Arts Department was given the corporation by French government in renovation supporting for the principal prang in Prasat Hin Phimai until it was finished in 1968. Prasat Hin Phimai is sorted out as a Mahayana Buddhism’s structure that has been built around the middle of 16th Buddhist century.




Interesting Attractions In Nakhon Ratchasima


Khao Yai National Park

Khao Yai National Park has global significance and at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) regional level as a World Heritage Site and ASEAN Heritage Park in the territory of four provinces: Saraburi, Nakhon Ratchasima, Prachinburi, and Nakhon Nayok.Covering almost 2,168 square kilometers, the area is a key watershed for many rivers, has massive biodiversity, and is a habitat for over 350 important rare and endangered species. As such, the Park attracts bird watchers from all over the world.




Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo or Korat Zoo is located on Ratsima-Pakthongchai Road, only 19 km from downtown. There are many varieties of wildlife animal within in the 218 acre operation more than 1,500 animals and 200 species from around the world with.  The climate of Nakhon Ratchasima is similar to natural wildlife of Savanna. This is the zoo in Thailand where you see the Big Five from Africa; which includes the Lion, Leopard, African Elephant, White Rhinoceros and African Buffalo. Moreover the zoo also is the largest Surus Crane breeding center in Thailand and the crane exhibition includes various species of other cranes as well. The Korat zoo also provides extra services that include a The Water Park for visitors where visitors can cool off, a pleasant accommodation atmosphere with Asian deer in their natural habitat at Jungle Home@korat Zoo and a Seminar Center that can accommodate up to 200 people.   


Wat Sala Loi

Sala Loi Temple is located in Nakhon Ratchasima. It is an old temple built by Thao Suri Dech or the golden Permanent Secretary for the City of Nakhon Ratchasima, who is the husband after the battle, defeating the army of the subfamily in the year.Prof. After completing the war on the bronze field While raising an army back to Nakhon Ratchasima Lady Mo stopped by the Tata Ko area. And ordered the soldiers to make a raft in the form of a pavilion, risking floating along the Lamong With a foundation for the foundation. If this pavilion floats to be stuck, where to buildMemorial temple Which the raft floated to the right bank of the trunk which was an abandoned temple Therefore built the temple. Is a temple floating today

Suranaree reached the church in April.Prof. 2395 ( 5 months old, the sergeant. 1214) Siri, 81 years old, when the Suranaree passed away. The Prince of Staff took the funeral at Wat Sala Loi and the Lord Maharajat. The Director-General built the pagoda. ( Sutra ) contains the prostheses opposite the old church The pagoda still exists today and in front of this old chapel. Nowadays there are statues. The Great King, the Director-General, or the Golden Permanent Secretary for Three Yamo also


Thao Suranaree Monument

Thao Surana Monument Built on.Prof. 1934 as a memorial to the great heroism of Thao Suranaree or “ya Mo” The Thai heroines who are in the hearts of all Korat people And is considered a monument that praises the goodness of the country’s first common hero. This monument is cast with 185 cm tall black copper, weighing 325 kilograms, enshrined on the PTT base. Twelve wooden corner squares, 250 centimeters tall, dressed in a machineRoyal rank in standing position, right hand, sword corner The tip of the sword to the ground Left hand Thao Sava Waist Facing the west side Which is the location of Bangkok Inside the Akari of Thao Suranaree Or the Korat Shakrasat Suranaree, formerly known as Lady Mo, was the wife of the Nakhon Ratchasima when Wed.Prof. 1826 The subfamily of Vientiane raised an army to seize the city of Korat. Lady Mo has gathered villagers to fight and resist the Chao Phuwong not to be quoted in Bangkok. It was successful. King Rongkla, therefore graciously graciously The architect, Lady Mo, is “Sunari” And because Grandma Mo became a symbol of the Korat people Therefore it is the origin of another name called Kannakhon Ratchasima “Kaymo City” That is, every year, from March 23 to April 3, the Thao Suranaree Victory Day will be held in front of the town hall. Tourists can come to attend a great event. Location : Located in the city center Between Ratchat Road and Chum Phon Road Mueang District Nakhon Ratchasima Province


Is an old temple, temple in A.Khun Thot, Luang Pho multiplied by Prisutho, was planted as a small monastery. About a year.Prof.By 1953, the chapel was started. There were villagers helping each other into the forest, cutting wood. In the old days there were many. Logging in those days Not very convenient No machinery, no roads than ever before. Saw the condition successfully. Faced with difficult transportation Rely on artificial wagons or useThe labor of the towing on the wilderness But Luang Pho multiplied, able to successfully lead the villagers to build the chapel. ( Now has been demolished. And build a new back instead. ) In addition to the construction of the chapel Luang Pho Phon also built a cloister. Fertilizer pavilion Digging the pool for consumption and consumption And important alsoBuild a school for children, farmhouse again. Today, the farmhouse temple has been developed and there are philanthropists from all directions on pilgrimage

Ban Rai Temple is a famous temple of the province. Is a place to remember the Lent of Phra That Phra Khao or Luang Pho Phrao. Famous teachers. Each day, people from all directions come to worship Luang Pho multiplied a lot. In front of the entrance to the temple, farmhouse There is a beautiful tree trimming along.Also clean the farmhouse temple signs As for the road in front of the factory Study the farmhouse In the temple, the farmhouse is still bumpy in some parts. When it comes to the area in front of the temple, the farmhouse In, you will see the beautiful Luang Pho Phi Museum. And just open to the public to visit Behind the museum next to the crocodile pool There is a shop selling things. That has been organized in an orderly manner, not chaotic. The end of the temple is a small grove. There are large trees planted to be shady. Beside the chapel, the farmhouse And the area around the chapel Decorated into a small garden With beautiful ornamental plants