Ratchaburi, a glorious town during the Dvaravati period, is
located on the bank of the Mae Klong River. The provincial area abounds in
natural attractions and historical sites. It is located 80 kilometres west of
Bangkok and borders on Myanmar to the west having the Tanaosi Range as a
Ratchaburi occupies an area of 5,196 square kilometres and is
administratively divided into nine districts: Muang Ratchaburi, Photharam,
Damnoen Saduak, Pak Tho, Chom Bueng, Bang Phae, Wat Phleng , Suan Phueng, and
Ban Pong, and one sub-district: King Amphoe Ban Kha.
travel information for ratchaburi
a) From Bangkok, take Highway No. 4 (Phahonyothin Road) to Ratchaburi via
Bang Khae, Om Noi, Om Yai, Nakhon Chai Si, Nakhon Pathom.
b) From Bangkok, take Highway No. 338 to Nakhon Chai Si via Buddhamonthon and
turn into Highway No. 4, then proceed to Ratchaburi.
ทางพิเศษเฉลิมมหานคร สอบถามเพิ่มเติมได้ที่ โทร. 1543
Both air-conditioned and non air-conditioned buses leave Bangkoks Southern
Bus Terminal daily. It takes 2 hour for the trip. Contact Transport Co. Ltd.
Tel: 0 2435 1199-200
Regular trains depart from both Hua Lamphong Railway Station and Bangkok Noi
Railway Station daily. Travelling time is 2 hours. Call 1690 for more