in Changwat Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
- Don Mueang International Airport (38 mi)
- Suvarnabhumi Airport (48 mi)
- Hua Hin Airport (82 mi)
- Khok Kathiam Airport (84 mi)
- Sa Pran Nak Airport (88 mi)
- Takhli Airport (102 mi)
- U-Tapao International Airport (102 mi)
- Dawei Airport (125 mi)
- Historic City of Ayutthaya (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
- Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries (Unesco heritage, 129 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.820 and 100.044 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 49' 10" and E 100° 2' 39"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Baht - THB
- Spoken languages:
- Thai, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:47 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:20 am and 6:31 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.117 and -77.183 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Colonia Penal
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Thailand.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Thailand. Last Update: 2023-03-24 08:18:37
Discover Nakhon Pathom
Nakhon Pathom in Changwat Nakhon Pathom with it's 117,927 citizens is a place in Thailand about 31 mi (or 50 km) west of Bangkok, the country's capital city.
Current time in Nakhon Pathom is now 11:47 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports near Nakhon Pathom, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Thailand is Don Mueang International Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Thailand is Historic City of Ayutthaya in a distance of 50 mi (or 81 km), North-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nakhon Chai Si, Don Tum, Ban Pong, Bang Phae and Kamphaeng Saen. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 37°C / 99 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Evening Temperature||32°C / 89 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1008 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 23% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Sunday, 26th of March 2023
38°C (101 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Monday, 27th of March 2023
38°C (100 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 28th of March 2023
37°C (99 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Sand castles, Chedi Nakhon Pathom at Songkran 2010 (3gp 18.2MB)
Sand castle building around the base of the Bhodi tree inside the complex of Phra Pathom Chedi. 14th April 2010.
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Filmed outside the Wat Phra Pathom at Nakhon Pathom, Thailand. We stopped there on our trip to the Bridge over the River Kwai.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Nakhon Pathom is a city in central Thailand, capital of the Nakhon Pathom Province. One of the most important landmarks is the giant Phra Pathom Chedi. The city is also home to Thailand's only Bhikkhuni temple Wat Song Thammakanlayani (วัดทรงธรรมกัลยาณี), which is also open to women from abroad. Nakhon Pathom also houses a campus of Silpakorn University within the Sanam Chan Palace. \t\t \t\t\tPhra Pathom Chedi. jpg \t\t\t Phra Pathom Chedi \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tChali Mongkol Asana. jpg \t\t\t Sanam Chan Palace
Phra Pathom Chedi
Phra Pathom Chedi is the tallest stupa in the world with the height of 127 metres . It is located in the town of Nakhon Pathom, Thailand. The name Phra Pathom Chedi means Holy chedi (stupa) of the beginning. The stupa at the location is first mentioned in Buddhist scriptures of the year 675, however archaeological findings date back to the 4th century. In the 11th century it was overbuilt with a Khmer (Ancient Cambodia) style prang, which was later overgrown by the jungle.
Sanam Chandra Palace
Sanam Chandra Palace is a tiny castle-like structure built in a combination of French and English styles, but with adaptions for the tropical climate The palace grounds is located on a site Nakhon Pathom, Thailand and consists of five buildings and a Ganesh shrine. The palace was built from 1907 to 1911 by King Vajiravudh (Rama VI), and has a view of Phra Pathom Chedi. Part of the site is presently a campus of Silpakorn University.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Nakhon Pathom.
- Nakhon Chai Si
- Don Tum
- Ban Pong
- Bang Phae
- Kamphaeng Saen
- Sam Phran
- Ban Phaeo
- Bang Len
- Krathum Baen
- Thawi Watthana
- Tha Maka
- Sai Noi
- Damnoen Saduak
- Nong Khaem
- Samut Sakhon
- Bang Khon Thi
- Bang Khae
- Bang Bon
- Bang Bua Thong
- Wat Phleng
- Song Phi Nong
- Phasi Charoen
- Samut Songkhram
- Taling Chan
- Bang Khun Thian
- Lat Lum Kaeo
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Amphoe Muang Nakhon Pathom, Changwat Nakhon Chai Si, Nakhaun Pathom, Changwat Nakhon Pathom, Nagorn Pathom, Nagara Pathom, Nakon Patom, Nakhon Chai Si, Monthon Nakhon Chai Si, Nakawn Patom, Nakhon Pathom, นครปฐม, Mueang Nakhon Pathom, ناخون باتوم, ナコーンパトム, 나콘빠톰, Накхонпатхом, เทศบาลนครนครปฐม, ناکھون پاتھوم, 佛统