Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument, Nakhon Ratchasima

Pay a visit to the symbol of the city at Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument. Thao Suranaree, or Grandma Mo as she's affectionately called, is remembered as a hero in Thailand for saving her hometown from Laotian invaders. When you pass by, you can often see both locals and visitors paying their respects to the statue, praying and making offerings such as flower wreaths and incense. Tip your hat to the iconic heroine of the city and then take some time to people-watch: the monument stands in the very center of the city and locals gather around the statue day and night. Arrange your visit to Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument and discover more family-friendly attractions in Nakhon Ratchasima using our Nakhon Ratchasima route maker .
Create an itinerary including Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument
map
Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
253 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Nakhon Ratchasima city monument. The people of the city of Korat popular worship The music service is consecrated, on solving the Korat yamo. Around the sides are moats can feed fish.
    View original
  • Thao suranari monument is located in the city of Nakhon Ratchasima, Loei. Easy-to-see, but if anyone took a private car to a relatively hard to find parking! Strength, faith, lots filled with lots of people flock the worship prayer yamo.
    View original
  • This place is like most places in Thailand. Boring to death, no facilities, dangerous and lots of Thais waiting for gullible foreigners who are willing to pay an exurbirant sum of $$$ for a portret of...  more »
Places to stay near Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument

Plan your trip to Nakhon Ratchasima

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument by other users

60 days in United States, Colombia & Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Nakhon Ratchasima Province & Bangkok BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA July, culture, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM THAILAND June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in United States, South Pacific, Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Nakhon Ratchasima Province BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Nakhon Ratchasima Province BY A USER FROM NORWAY June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM THAILAND April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM THAILAND June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in United States, Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe, Canada & Asia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS October, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Nakhon Ratchasima Province BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans