Suphanburi Travel Guide, Suphanburi Travel Information, Suphanburi Thailand

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welcome to suphanburi
Just 100 km away from Bangkok, Suphan Buri is an ancient town rich in natural and historical heritage. The province was once an important border town involving battles and important wars during the period of the Ayutthaya kingdom. So, today, travelling around the province is like drifting through historical novels. Historical evidence leads you to travel to the past such as Don Chedi Monument, Wat Khao Khuen whose abbot played a significant role in Thai history, U Thong National Museum, etc. Furthermore, various natural wonders such as Phu Toei National Park, Bueng Chawak Aquarium, as well as the famous local-style cake Sali Suphan always impress visitors.

Suphan Buri occupies a total area of 5,358 sq km and is administratively divided into 10 districts (Amphoes); Mueang Suphan Buri, Doem Bang Nang Buat, Bang Pla Ma, Si Prachan, Song Phi Nong, Sam Chuk, U Thong, Don Chedi, Dan Chang and Nong Ya Sai.
North : Chainat and Uthai Thani
South : Nakhon Pathom
East : Angthong, Phranakhon Si Ayutthaya and Sing Buri
West : Kanchanaburi
Distances to Other Provinces
Angthong 57 km Nakhon Pathom 100 km
Chainat 69 km Uthai Thani 125 km
Sing Buri 78 km Kanchanaburi 229 km
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 83 km    

Distances from Mueang District to Other Districts
Bang Pla Ma 10 km Doem Bang Nang Buat 54 km
Si Prachan 20 km Nong Ya Sai 58 km
Don Chedi 31 km Song Phi Nong 70 km
U Thong 32 km Dan Chang 77 km
Sam Chuk 39 km    
Festivals & Events
Don Chedi Memorial and Red Cross Fair
When : January
Where : Amphoe Don Chedi
Don Chedi Memorial Fair This annual fair is held for 10 days to commemorate the historic event at Don Chedi in 1592 that led to the liberation of the kingdom from foreign occupation. The celebration commences on the 25th of January to 2 February, which is regarded as the Royal Thai Armed Forces Day, with historical exhibitions and outdoor entertainment.

Activities include a light and sound show of the elephant war, a Don Chedi Beauty Pageant (with contestants in epic costume), a fair of both government and private organizations and other stage performances.