Sukhothai National Parks, Travel Guide to National Parks of Sukhothai

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National Parks
Si Satchanalai National Park
Location : Amphoe Si Satchanalai
Si Satchanalai National Park
Si Satchanalai National Park
Si Satchanai National Park is the place of historical located in Thung Saliam district, Sukhothai province. Previously, it was called "Mueang Chaliang". The park has many important historical sites, e.g. Wat Phra Si Mahathat Ratchaworawihan, Wat Nang Phaya, Kaeng Luang and Tao Thuriang which is a sit where Sukhothai celadon were made.

In 1976, it was proclaimed as the historical park because of King Bhumiphon idea for heritage is Thailand outstanding cultural or natural heritage, it became Thailand’s heritage forever.

Later, the Royal Forest Department proclaimed a National Park on the 8th May 1981 as Thailand’s 26th National Park. The total area is about 213.2 sq.km. The park is comprised of rich forest that provide san important watershed for the surrounding agricultural area.
How to get there
By Car
There are two way to get to Si Satchanalai National Park. Starts from Mueang District on national road no. 12 detouring the city about 15 kilometres then turns right to road no. 1113 to Sarachit Junction and turns left to road number 1294 to the national park, approximately 100 kilometres.

Starts from Mueang District on national road no. 101 about 68 kilometres to Sisatchanalai District, turns left pass Sisatchanalai Hospital to road no. 1035 about 11 kilonmeters and turn right to road number 1294 to the national park, approximately about 122 kilometres.
Tourist Attractions
Ramkhamhaeng National Park
Location : Amphoe KKhiri Mat
Ramkhamhaeng National Park
Ramkhamhaeng National Park
RamKhamhaeng National Park, within the province of SuKhothai, is surrounded by the districts of Kirimas, Ban Dan Lan Hoi, and the provincial capital of SuKhothai. The park is also Known as Khao Luang by many of the local peoples. It covers an area of about 341 square kilometres, or 213,125 rai. Khao Luang is an important source of water for its’ surrounding areas. The park also contains a lot of natural beauty such as the Khao Luang mountain range, Sai Rung Waterfall, a herbal garden, and the Savannah located in the high country of the Khao Luang range.
How to get there
By Car
There are two major ways to come from Bangkok by road:
1. Travel from Bangkok to the provincial capital of NaKhon Sawan by the Asia Highway, and then travel from NaKhon Sawan to the provincial capital of Kamphaeng Phet-SuKhoThai by Highway1, from there travel to district Kirimas in the province of SuKhothai by Highway 101, at the major 4 way intersection in Kirimas turn left, then follow signs leading to the park headquarters approximately 15 Kilometres from the 4 way intersection.

2. Travel from Bangkok to the provincial capital of Nakhon Sawan by the Asia Highway, and then travel from Nakhon Sawan to the provincial capital of Phitsanulok on Highway 117 (There is also a train that connects Phitsanulok and Bangkok), from there travel to the provincial capital of SuKhothai by Highway 12, and then travel on Highway 101 to the major 4 way intersection of Kirimas, at the intersection turn right and follow signs leading to the park headquarters.
Tourist Attractions