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
248 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Apart from the fact that one relaxed opposite may experience at a cafe that drive, the monument is an image of a real Thai heroine and pigeon feeding at the place you can relax a little.
    View original
  • Come to Korat once don't forget wae pray from MO! The car may find difficult to park a bit, but it fell, or to go to the floating Pavilion, ก้ได้ Temple here.
    View original
  • A statue of the hero (ol'). The heart of the city. Just something festive like and had many stalls. In, out, photo shop was a major festival appearance.
    View original
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

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 8 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM CAMBODIA May, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Nakhon Ratchasima, Sikhio & Bangkok BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Nakhon Ratchasima Province BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, culture, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: October, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Nakhon Ratchasima BY A USER FROM THAILAND February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans