Ayutthaya: Shopping

Written by admin on January 7th, 2014. Posted in Ayutthaya

Well known souvenirs from Ayutthaya are had made items such as

Pla Ta-Piean

Woven carp from dried palm leaf. This decorative art from dried palm leaf, a local material, has been a souvenir from Ayutthaya for more than a hundred years. 

Courtly dolls   

Courtly dollsThese small, elaborately painted dolls from baked clay picture Thai way of life. For example, there are farmer dolls, Thai boxing dolls and dolls performing Thai folk tradition. 



 Ngob is a traditional hat made from local materials such as dried palm leaf, bamboo, or rattan. 

Replica wooden house   

Replicas of traditional Thai house made of wood and cardboard in various designs are available at Ban Praek Market in Ban Preak District. 

Aranyik knives 

Aranyik knives have been renowned knives from Ayutthaya for a long time. Visitors may watch the manufacturing process and buy the products at Phainong Village and Tonpho Village in Nakhon Luang District. 

More handicrafts like glassware, hand woven fabric and basketries are available at souvenir shops, particularly the two biggest souvenir-shopping places in front of Mongkolborphit Temple and Bang Sai Royal Folk Arts & Crafts Centre