Car Rental Sukhothai
Visitors to the World Heritage-listed Archaeological stie that reflect the glorious civilization of Sukhothai Kingdom can find the most affordable car rental options by looking to Drive Car Rental at Sukhothai.
Sukhothai is traditionally known as “the first Thai kingdom” in Thai historiography. The ruins of the kingdom’s capital is12 km outside the modern town of Sukhothai Thani in Sukhothai Province, are preserved as the Sukhothai Historical Park and have been designated a World Heritage Site.
Situated in the lower northern region of present-day Thailand, the Historic Town of Sukhothai and Associated Historic Towns is a serial property consisting of three physically closely related ancient towns. Sukhothai was the political and administrative capital of the first Kingdom of Siam in the 13th and 15th centuries. Si Satchanalai was the spiritual center of the kingdom and the site of numerous temples and Buddhist monasteries. Si Satchanalai was also the centre of the all-important ceramic export industry. The third town, Kamphaeng Phet, was located at the kingdom’s southern frontier and had important military functions in protecting the kingdom from foreign intruders as well as providing security for the kingdom’s extensive trading network. All three towns shared a common infrastructure to control water resources, and were linked by a major highway known as the Thanon Phra Ruang after the king who constructed it.
Sukhothai, Si Satchanalai and Kamphaeng Phet all shared a common language and alphabet, a common administrative and legal system, and other features which leave no doubt as to their unity as a single political entity. All three towns also boasted a number of fine monuments and works of monumental sculpture, illustrating the beginning of Thai architecture and art known as the “Sukhothai style.”
Sukhothai Historical Park which is home to palaces and ancient religious sites with moats and ancient City walls surrounded. See the beauty of Phra Achana or the Speaking Buddha at Wat Si Chum, which is enshrined in the mondop with only four walls remaining, resulting in a strange and magical image. Pay respects to Wat Mahathat which has a stupa-shaped pagoda which is a unique art of the Sukhothai kingdom as well as other important temples of the province such as Wat Phra Prang and Wat Chang Lom. In addition to ancient sites, Sukhothai province also has interesting tourist activities, such as watching marigold Flowers in full bloom at Ban Pak Khwae Marigold Fields. Being close to nature and Lanna civilisation at Thung Saliam District. Be amazed by the chinaware which is a valuable handcraft Culture that has been passed down for a long time in Si Satchanalai. Dont’ miss the spectacular beauty of the Performance in the burning candle during the Loy Krathong festival.
Location and Geography
Sukhothai is in the lower north of Thailand, approximately 434 kilometres north of Bangkok by road with a population of 14,850 people. Sukhothai borders with Tak province in the west, the north is adjacent to Uttaradit, Prae and Lampang. The south is adjacent to Kamphaeng Phet. The east is adjacent to Phitsanulok.
What to Do in Sukhothai
- Wat Khao Suwan Khiri Ancient Remains
- Ta Pha Daeng Shrine
- Sarit Phong Dam (Thamnop Phra Ruang)
- Sukhothai Historical Park
- Ban Pak Khwae Marigold Fields
Sukhothai Airport (THS) is located 32 km North of the town center. Bangkok Airway operate daily direct flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport. Numerous transport options are available from the airport to anywhere in the province. It should be noted, however, that unauthorized taxis and public transportation are not allowed within the airport grounds. This limits arriving passengers to renting cars, pre-arranging a pickup, or using an authorized airport transport service.
Drive Car Rental Sukhhothai operates 2 km from airport facility, however we offer pick up and return service at the airport. Our agency offers competitive rates and a variety of vehicles to choose from. Guests to Sukhothai can reserve their car ahead of time or visit our counter upon arrival. Take advantage of our stellar customer service and high-quality vehicles. Drive Car Rental Thailand also offers special promotions throughout the year.
In addition to short term rentals, we also offer long term car rental at this location.
Vehicle Collection/Return Instructions
To collect your vehicle, please proceed to the exit of the arrival terminal. Here our friendly staff will complete your rental agreement and vehicle pick up process.
To return your vehicle, please contact our counter before arriving and drop off the vehicle in the temporary parking area in front of departure hall. Our friendly staff will be waiting to complete the check in process.
Learn more about our car rental options or book your vehicle from Drive Car Rental Sukhothai Airport today.