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Prasat Hin Phimai (Phimai Historical Park)

Open Now: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One of 3 major temples or ruins connected by a common history- Pimai, Phanom Rung, Anchor Wat... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Garry B
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Inverloch, Australia
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Driving one hour (60 km.) or bus from Nakhon Ratchasima, it is in the center of Phimai town, which... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Bob M
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Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
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This 12th-century temple is similar in structure to Angkor Wat.
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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City Centre | Phimai, Nakhon Ratchasima 30110, Thailand
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went for a day trip there from Bangkok. It took 4 hours from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima via bus and another 1 hour bus drive from Nakhon Ratchasima to Phimai Historical Park. The entrance fee for foreigner is baht 100 while local is baht 20....More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

One of 3 major temples or ruins connected by a common history- Pimai, Phanom Rung, Anchor Wat. Being a history buff i find the old temples or palaces interesting, try to imagine the lifestyle and wealth of the upperclass of the day.These ruins are huge...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Garry B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Driving one hour (60 km.) or bus from Nakhon Ratchasima, it is in the center of Phimai town, which makes it a great day trip, or side trip if you are going noth to Khon Kaen or Udon Thani at Laos boarder. This prasat is...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Bob M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

nice old temple who still stay good,stay in the city. When you like old temple you surely have to visit

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank geert c
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The visitor centre was interesting and gave a history of the park. The drive from where we were staying was 2 hours, and to be honest although interesting i did not think it was worth the trip. I would recommend it as a place to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank georgiaa545
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We went here from Korat on a very hot day but with parasols and sunscreen and lots of water it was quite acceptable. We were blown away by the place itself, an amazing monument that has been made very accessible for tourists. Good English descriptions...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank PeterL293
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very nice place with a beautiful old temples and they restored it good. It is very interesting to walk around the ruins. A place that you don't wanna miss.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank rhea0917
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We visited this site in the middle of the week, when very few other tourists were around. Although a few of the other visitors came with their own guides, we found that the information plaques, and information centre located inside the entrance to the site,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Donna B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

From Nakhon Ratchasima, we hired a cap for 1400B to get here. A 45 min drive depending on traffic condition. This historical park opens from 7 am to 6 pm. Entrance fee is 100B for foreigner and 20B for Thai national. There is a main...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank TekTeh
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is one of the amazing historical park which align with Khmer Temple, starting from Angkor Wat to the west province of Thailand. I was told that the main temple was the prototype of Angkor Wat. It was discovered more than 60 years ago and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Kelley V
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Yes. If you will come from Bangkok, go to Mochit Central Bus Terminal. Ride a bus going to Nakhon Ratchasima (Ratchasima/Ratsima/Korat). Tell the bus attendant that you will get off at Bogoso Mai. From Bogoso Mai (new bus... More
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