About Phichit

Phichit Province is the origin of a famous Krai Thong (Crocodile Conqueror) folktale. As another ancient city of Thailand, Phichit is charming with its historical sites dating back to the Sukhothai and Ayutthaya periods.

Phichit is located on the bank of the Nan River in the lower part of Northern Thailand, standing between Nakhon Sawan and Phitsanulok Provinces, with two rivers running through the city, which are the Nan River and the Yom River. 

How to go

Bangkok – Phichit air-conditioned buses are offered at the Mo Chit Bus Terminal (Northern Line) every day. For more information, call 1490 or visit www.transport.co.th.

Online ticket booking is also available on www.busticket.in.th, www.thaiticketmajor.com, and www.thairoute.com.

There are trains from Hua Lamphong Railway Station to Phichit every day. For more information, contact the State Railway of Thailand at 1690 anytime or visit www.railway.co.th. You have to book at least three days in advance via 0 2220 4444, available from 8.30 am – 4.30 pm.

Online ticket booking (e-TSRT) is also available on https://www.thairailwayticket.com/eTSRT/.



Wat Pho Prathap Chang

An old temple in Pho Prathap Chang district is Wat Pho Prathap Chang, located about 27 kilometres from town on route #1068 to the south.

Wat Pho Prathap Chang