Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument, Nakhon Ratchasima

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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 .
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  • Is worship? Located in the heart of city centre, should visit the Wai will be offered around the monument gardens. There is a corner to shoot with, and both sides of the street, filled with shops, especially pork and pork pad souvenirs, souvenirs and clothes Thailand.
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  • Parking is quite convenient. Easy to find. The local area around the monument, but the sales people because of the small size only as the actual statue is approximately 150 cm high.
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  • The first thing that one must visit Koraj Wai MO to Fortune. Around Mo will have sold flowers Thu Thien, along with oil, used for fill.
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