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PHITSANULOK
 
Phitsanulok is a large province in the south of Northern Thailand. It is located on the geographical and administrative line between the central and northern regions. It is one of Northern interesting provinces which now serves as a center of commerce, transportation and communication between both regions.
 
Historically, Phitsanulok was builted in the 15 th Buddhist century when Khmer has power in the area. It was called "Mueang Song Kwae" and located between Kwae Noi and Nan River. In the Sukhothai period, King Phra Maha Thammaracha Li Thai ordered to move it to current place in 1900. The town was renamed to Phisanulok in 2006, in the reign of King Boromma Tri Lokanat of Ayuthaya Kingdom.

This is a location of the most beautiful Buddha image, the "Phra Buddha Chinnarat" and is a birth place of king Naresuan the great. The climate of Phitsanulok is generally hot, humid. There are mountains, plains covered with forests in the east, and basin areas beside the Nan River and Yom River.

Attractions of Phitsanulok are peaceful temples, beautiful caves and waterfalls. On both sides of Nan river, there are many floating houses locating.


INFORMATION
ADMINISTRATION  :  PHITSANULOK IS ADMINISTRATIVELY DIVIED INTO: AMPHOE MUEANG PHITSANULOK, AMPHOE BANG KRATHUM, AMPHOE BANG RAKAM, AMPHOE CHAT TRAKAN, AMPHOE NAKHON THAI, AMPHOE NOEN MAPRANG, AMPHOE PHROM PHIRAM, AMPHOE WANG THONG, AMPHOE WAT BOT.
BOUNDARY  :  NORTH = UTTARADIT SOUTH = PHICHIT EAST = LOEI, PHETCHABUN WEST = KAMPHAENG PHET, SUKHOTHAI
AREA SIZE  :  10,815.8 SQ.KM.
 


 
 

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