Petchburi Tour & Elephant Riding - Hua Hin Thailand
Hua Hin Sightseeing
Petchburi Tour & Elephant Riding, Petchburi, a charming historic town sitting astride the main road to southern Thailand has a number of temples with strong connections to the former capital of Ayutthaya. Some of the best examples of Ayutthaya's mural paintings can be found here. The glorious palace now a national museum, which sits on a hilltop overlooking the town, is a breath-taking place to visit.
Our tour of one of Thailand's oldest provinces starts at the daily market, where you can see many kinds of ingredient of Thai food and also fresh fruits. Then continue to the center of Petchburi visit one of the most famous Buddhist temples in the town (built in a wooden house which was donated by the king in the Ayutthaya Period).
At Phara Nakhonkhiri we continue our journey by cable car to the beautiful summer palace of King Rama IV, also the setting of the famous movie "The King and I". We see the royal heritage in the palace museum and admire the spectacular view from the observatory. Lunch is served before our journey continues to Khao Luang Cave, which houses not less than 170 Buddha Images. From there, we visit a stucco-art-decorated temple. We drive south to ride elephants in the jungle surroundings .