Ban Chiang Archaeological Site Tour, Thailand

Ban Chiang Archaeological Site Tour, Thailand

About Ban Chiang Archaeological Site, Thailand: The Ban Chiang Archaeological site is found in Nong Han District, Udon Thani Province, Thailand and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site declared in 1992. The site was discovered in 1966, and it attracts enormous publicity as it is attractive with red painted pottery. It has gained additional international attention with United States Department of Justice in 2003 when they developed it as a major case as there was smuggling of ban Chiang antiquities. The first formal excavation in 1967 there were several skeletons found along with bronze grave gifts. The site was often called the cemetery site as the deceased were actually buried next to dwellings and the various Universities across USA have done research here.

How Can Reach : "Ban Chiang Archaeological Site" is located in Udon Thani Province of the Thailand country which near city is Udon Thani. It is good connected by road to Bangkok city, Phuket city, Nonthaburi city and Pattaya city.

"Udon Thani International Airport" is a near Domestic and International airport which is exact 62.5 KM distance from "Ban Chiang Archaeological Site". Here tourists can get flights to foreign countries and domestic cities Bangkok, Phuket, Nonthaburi and Pattaya.

"Udon Thani railway station" is a near train station which is just 52.0 KM distance from "Ban Chiang Archaeological Site". Here tourists can get trains to Bangkok, Phuket, Nonthaburi and Pattaya.

Visit Timings (Open Hours):

9:30 am to 6.00 pm : Tuesday to Monday

Closed : Sunday

Park Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets):

10 BAHT : Thai

150 BAHT : Foreigners

Tourist Information Center Adress: Mak Khaeng Sub-district, Mueang Udon Thani District, Udon Thani 41000, Thailand

Total Area Land: 2780 SQ. KM.

Location: Udon Thani, Thailand

UNESCO World Heritage Site from : 1992

Park Established Year: 1967

Destination City / Town: Udon Thani

Tourist Attractions: Ban Chiang, Ban Nak Ha, Nong Bua, Nong Prajack Park, Nong Sim, Phu Foi Lom Eco-Park, Phu Phrabat National Park, Udon Sunshine Orchid Farm, Udon Thani Provincial Museum, Wat Pa Phu Kon, National Museum of Ban Chiang, Donya Beach (Pattaya 2), Learning Center Pottery group.

Things to Do: Walk in Chaloem Phrakiat Park, Swiming and Boating Donya Beach (Pattaya 2).

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 16.5 18.9 21.9 24.4 24.8 25.0 24.9 24.6 24.2 22.9 19.7 16.3
Average High (℃) 30.0 32.5 34.9 36.3 34.4 33.2 32.6 32.0 31.9 31.6 30.7 29.1

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: Gecko Villa Hotel (+66 81 918 0500), Bamboo Garden Guesthouse Hotel (+66 98 115 1848), I view park Hotel (+66 81 954 9068), Bamboo Garden Guesthouse Hotel (+66 98 115 1848), Phakawadee Resort Udon Thani Hotel (+66 93 535 4966), UDtel Hotel Udonthani (+66 42 292 600), Thanburi Hotel (+66 42 224 321), Centara Hotel & Convention Centre Udon Thani (+66 42 343 555), Amman Unique Hotel (+66 42 219 199), The Pannarai Hotel (+66 42 344 999), B2 Udon Hotel (+66 42 110 380), Thonglor boutique and spa Udon Thani Hotel (+66 42 129 552), Siyapar Boutique Hotel (+66 89 944 7019), Hong Suay - T&T Mansion Hotel (+66 86 361 1978).

Budget Hotels: Eco-friendly Homestay in Ban Chiang Hotel (+66 81 485 1864), Ban Yai Resort Hotel (+66 80 420 5419), House for rent in Nong Han Hotel (+66 42 261 297), Nong Han Resort Hotel (+66 98 641 4667), Chok Dee Resort & Hotel (+66 81 184 0222), Moai Homeplace Hotel (+66 99 587 9990), Nonghan Grand Hotel and Resort (+66 42 111 408), Green Gecko Hotel (+66 87 008 8134), James & oi homestay Hotel (+66 63 983 9668), Graham & Donlaya Homestay Hotel (+66 81 775 4208), 555 resort & Hotel (+66 93 535 2775), Nonghan Grand Hotel and Resort (+66 42 111 408), Siam Grand Hotel Company Limited (+66 42 204 506), Nata Terrace Hotel (+66 89 710 9998).

Distances from Ban Chiang Archaeological Site:

Bangkok City : 592.0 KM

Pattaya City : 654.3 KM

Phuket City : 1,426.9 KM

Nonthaburi City : 583.2 KM

Pak Kret City : 573.4 KM

Hat Yai City : 1,527.4 KM

Chaophraya Surasak City : Not Show KM

Nakhon Ratchasima City : 332.6 KM

Udon Thani City : 51.4 KM

Chiang Mai City : 725.3 KM

Nearest Major Airport: "Udon Thani International Airport" is a closed Domestic and International airport where tourists can access flights to overseas countries and local cities Bangkok, Phuket, Nonthaburi and Pattaya.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Udon Thani International Airport" (62.5 KM) to Ban Chiang Archaeological Site tour.

Bus Services: Buses are available from "Udon Thani International Airport" (62.5 KM) to Ban Chiang Archaeological Site tour.

Train Services: Udon Thani railway station (52.0 KM) is the nearest train station where tourists can get trains to Bangkok, Phuket, Nonthaburi and Pattaya city.