Catagorize: Other religious & spiritural sites, Landmarks and Memorials
Contact: Noen Hom intersection, Tambon Ban Phra, Amphoe Mueang, Prachin Buri Tel. -
King Naresuan the Great, one of the most revered monarchs in Thailand’s history famed for his campaigns to free Siam from foreign rule, is commemorated at this local shrine. The shrine houses a statue of the King Naresuan in a standing position. The shrine commemorates the King’s route through Prachin Buri on the way to Cambodia from Ayutthaya. Prachin Buri locals as well as residents from nearby provinces regularly pay respect to the shrine.
The shrine is located at Noen Hom Intersection, Tambon Ban Phra. It is 9 kilometers north of Prachin Buri by Highway No. 320. The roundabout of King Naresuan the Great Shrine is on the right hand side. Another route is from Nakhon Nayok by Highway No. 33 at Km 158.