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Ancient City (Mueang Boran)

296/1 Sukhumvit Road | Bangpoo Subdistrict, Samut Prakan 10280, Thailand
+66 2 709 1644
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Nicest place to spend a day in Thailand!

I came here with my husband and parents. The place was very nice and huge! You can spending a day... read more

Reviewed today
Stefani Sera M
via mobile
Nice way to get a feel for Thailand in a matter of a few hours

We took the free bikes and explored the park in one afternoon. This park is a great way to see all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel G
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Oldenburg, Germany
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One of the world’s largest outdoor museums features a 200-acre city with 109 scaled-down copies of Thailand’s most famous monuments and architectural attractions.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“floating market” (96 reviews)
“golf buggy” (49 reviews)
“ancient city” (151 reviews)
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296/1 Sukhumvit Road | Bangpoo Subdistrict, Samut Prakan 10280, Thailand
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+66 2 709 1644
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"floating market"
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"mueang boran"
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"per hour"
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"huge park"
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"outdoor museum"
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"the real thing"
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"rent a bike"
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"own pace"
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"on foot"
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"food and drinks"
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"metered taxi"
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Reviewed today via mobile

I came here with my husband and parents. The place was very nice and huge! You can spending a day here to see miniature of many spots in Thailand. Since the place is very huge, I rent 2 golf cars to be able to go...More

Thank Stefani Sera M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the free bikes and explored the park in one afternoon. This park is a great way to see all key ancient sights of Thailand in one place. The park is shaped like Thailand and the replicas have been well build. This enables you...More

Thank Daniel G
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We spent an afternoon biking around the place, which is huge, with dozens of temples and other buildings - or rather, replicas, either life sized or somewhat smaller but still large. You also get to see recreations of structures that no longer exist in reality,...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

No matter what others say please take my advice and do not miss this attraction. In order to make best of this here you are some tips: First of all do not go by yourselves but take a guide and car. We have booked the...More

1  Thank Emil-Nistor
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

You will take your most amazing Thailand photos here! In 1964, Thai history devotee Lek Viriyaphant opened his extraordinary "outdoor museum" of Thai culture on a 200 acre parcel of land about an hour south of Bangkok. His mission was to preserve Thailand's most exceptional...More

Thank Devata
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This really is the most wonderful place to visit. The whole area is magical and the ambience initiated by the creative masterpieces is one of peace and contentment. The site is vast and there is a feeling of space and wonderment. The food in the...More

1  Thank 30james
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

This outdoor museum is a little out of the way but well worth visiting. The park is shaped like the country and showcases typical buildings and landmarks from the different areas. Because it is a vast area they supply bicycles at no cost or you...More

Thank Heiko S
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

The Ancient City is a great day trip from Bangkok to see and learn about Thai culture and history through recreations and actual ruins. We had fun riding bicycles around the grounds. There are plenty of places to stop for water and bathrooms. The floating...More

3  Thank beausmom1
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The ancient city (replica) is about 30 km from Bangkok. We got a taxi which took an hour on a Saturday at 11 am when the roads are quiet. It is open from 9am-7pm and cost 700 baht. You get free audio and free bycicle....More

4  Thank Shed6633
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

The idea of this park is very unique - reconstructing famous sites in Thailand in a park the shape of Thailand. The grounds are huge. You will need to rent a bike or golf cart if you hope to see it all. I suggest planning...More

Thank Harmonize
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Catherine07877
2 May 2018|
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Response from 719caramel | Reviewed this property |
There is single and dbl bicycle though.
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陈 明
26 February 2018|
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Response from psyee2017 | Reviewed this property |
All the information you're looking for is at the Mueang Boran site (ancientcitygroup site). Otherwise, they're open 9am to 7pm, everyday. The admission fees depends on the time slot you're visiting: 9.00 am. - 16.00... More
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Steven K
12 February 2018|
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Response from 719caramel | Reviewed this property |
Maybe less than $200 baht depending on traffic volume.
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