Rajabhakti Park in Hua Hin – Historical Park
The Rajabhakti Park, is located in Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan province and is a must see historical site when you visit the Hua Hin area.
Rajabhakti Park is an historical site to honor past Thai kings from the Sukhothai period to the current Royal House of Chakri.
The park covers a total area of 355,200 square meters and features the giant bronze statues of seven kings who made great contributions to the country in each period of Thai history.
- King Ramkhamhaeng (1279-1300) of the Sukhothai period
- King Naresuan (1590-1605)
- King Narai (1656-1688) of Ayutthaya period
- King Taksin (1767-1782) of the Thonburi period
- King Rama I (1782-1809) founder of Chakri dynasty – Rattanakosin period
- King Mongkut (1851-1868) Rama IV of Rattanakosin period
- King Chulalongkorn (1868-1910) King Rama V of the Rattanakosin period.
Each statue is made of bronze, with an average height of 13.9 meters.
They were designed by the Fine Arts Department of Thailand.
Rajabhakti Park is open to visitors every day, between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m and conveniently located just south of Hua Hin city.
There are plenty of parking spaces provided if you drive by car or tour bus and vans take visitors from Hua Hin city to visit.