The small town of Phimai is a nice place to stay for 1 or 2 nights
to visit the Phimai historical park and other interesting locations.
Prasat Hin Phimai National Historical Park
This Khmer temple is older then the famous Angkor Wat complex in Cambodia.
This Hindu-Mahayana Buddhist temple dates from the late 10th and early 11th century.
It's majesty is really impressing.
Phimai National Museum
This museum exhibits many of the best lentils (headstones) and statues
from Phimai, Phanom Rung and other Khmer sites in Thailand
Sai Ngam (Beautiful Banyan)
Outside the town entrance is Thailand's oldest and largest banyan tree.
Ban Prasat is situated about 20 km from Phimai,
the oldest archeological site in the Khorat basin.
At least 3000 years ago it was habited by an agricultural-ceramic culture.
The excavation pits are situated near a beautiful lake.