Nakhon Sawan

Nakhon Sawan

Welcome to the Heavenly City – the translation of Nakhon Sawan.

This is where almost the whole of Northern Thailand’s water run-off converge, and create the Chao Phraya river – Thailand’s most important river.

But a hill in the centre of town creates a permanent obstacle for the bending and converging rivers, which has allowed the permanent settlement amidst the floodplain.

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