Wat Mahathat – The Temple of the Great Relic

  Another stopover during my Ayutthaya tour was the Wat Mahathat or The Temple of the Great Relic. The Wat Mahathat (Thai วัดมหาธาตุ พระนครศรีอยุธยา) is a Buddhist temple in Ayutthaya, central Thailand.  This is one of the highlights of my Ayutthaya tour.  Again, I love everything in this … Continue reading

Wat Phukhao Thong

Wat Phukhao Thong or the Monastery of the Golden Mount Thai: เจดีย์ภูเขาทอง is a 50-metre chedi, or Buddhist tower.  It is located off the city island in the plains 2 km northwest of Ayutthaya in Pukhao Thong Sub-distrit Visitors can climb … Continue reading