The Emblem of Saraburi

Introduction
     Saraburi,  a  province  in the upper central region of Thailand is rich in tourist   attraction  resources  including  natural  sites,  artifacts,  festivals,
temples   as   well   as   historical   sites.   Located   108   kilometres  from Bangkok    and    65    kilometers    from    Ayutthaya    it   is   conveniently commutable  within  a  day.  Topographically  the  southern and western parts  of Saraburi are plateaus 2 meters above sea level. Ranging from plains  to  plateaus  of  8  to 10  meters  high  above sea level broken by mounds and hills, the land gradually rises to the north and the northeast. Saraburi  is  on the one very important river: the Pasak River which flows through  Amphoe  Muak  -  lek,  Kaengkhoi, Muang Saraburi and Saohai and   meets   the   Chao   Phraya  River  at  Ayutthaya . It s  length  is  105 kilometres.  Important canals are Raphiphat,Roeng - rang Wihandaeng, Phrieo etc. Saraburi extends over an area of 3,576.48 square kilometres and   is   administratively   divided   into   11  districts  (Amphoe) :  Muang Saraburi,   Kaengkhoi,  Nongkhae,  Nongsaeng,  Banmo,  Saohai,  Phra Phutthabat,     Wihandaeng,      Muak-lek,      Nongdon,      Donphut     and Wangmuang.

Borders
North:
South:
East:
West:
Lop Buri
Ayutthaya and Pathum Thani
Nakhon Ratchasima and Nakhon Nayok
Ayutthaya and Lopburi


Distance from Saraburi city to its districts
Banmo
Donphut
Kaengkhoi
Muak - lek
Nongkhae
Nongdon
Nongsaeng
Phra Phutthabat
Saohai
Wangmuang
28 kms.
45 kms.
14 kms.
38 kms.
21 kms.
38 kms.
25 kms.
28 kms.
8 kms.
64 kms.


Distance from Saraburi city of nearby Provinces
Ayutthaya
Lop Buri
Sing Buri
Suphanburi
65 kms.
45 kms.
78 kms.
120 kms

How to get there
     Transportation  between  Saraburi  and  Bangkok  or  other  Province is very convenient. There are various types of transportation available:

By Car
     From  Bangkok, take Highway No. 1 (Phahonyothin Road) to Saraburi.The total distance is 108 kilometres   From   Ayutthaya,   take  Highway  No. 309  (Ayutthaya -  Wangnoi)  and  turn  left  onto Highway  No.1  (Phahonyothin)  until you reach Sararburi City. The total distance is approximately 65 kilometres.

By Bus
     Air-conditioned  buses  leave the Northern Bus Terminal (Mochit) from 05.00 to 20.30 and leave Saraburi  Bus  Terminal  from  05.00  a.m.  to  08.10 p.m.The bus leaves every 15 minutes. The trip takes  approximately  2  hours. The fare is 24 baht. For further information, please contact Tel.(02)-
9361972