is a newly established province upgraded from Amphoe Sakaeo of
Prachinburi Province in 1993. Sakaeo is an eastern boundary
province, located 220 kilometers from Bangkok. It is
administratively divided into 7 Amphoes: Muang , Watthana Nakhon,
Aranyaprathet, Ta Phraya, Wang Nam Yen, Khao Chagun and Khlong Hat
North : Buriram
South : Chantha Buri
East : The Kingdom of Cambodia
West : Chachoengsao,Prachinburi
Sakaeo city to
- Buriram 165 kms.
- Chachoensao 77 kms.
- Chantha Buri 102 kms.
- The King of Cambodia 47 kms.
- Prachinburi 50 kms.
- Aranyaprathet 44 kms.
- Khao Chagun 18 kms.
- Khong Hat 54 kms.
- Ta Phraya 95 kms.
- Wang Nam Yen 37 kms.
- Wattana Nakhon 22 kms.
- Khok Soong subdistrict 70 kms.
- Wang Somboon subdistrict 56 kms.
How to get there
- From the Rangsit intersection, follow Route 305 to Nakhon Nayok
then turn onto Route 33 via Kabinburi, is 214 kilometers.
-From Bangkok, follow Route 1 turn onto Route 33 via Nakhon Nayok
and Kabinburi, is 245 kilometers.
-From Bangkok, follow Route 304 via Minburi,then turn onto Route 33,
is 210 kilometers.
Buses leave the Northern Bus Terminal (Morchit) (Tel: 272-0229 &
272-0330) on Kamphaengphet Road every 1 hour. Commencing at 5.00
a.m. unit 6.00 p.m. throughout the day.
*Non-air-conditioned cost 65 Baht
*Air-conditioned cost 121 Baht
48 Baht; twice daily 6.00 a.m. & 1 p.m. For
more information, contact the State Railways of Thailand (Tel:
223-7010 & 223-7020)
Festivals & Events
April / May
Held in April / May at the time that cantaloupe products are
released in the market. In this festival, there is a procession,
competitions of cantaloupes and other various agricultural products,
as well as cultural performance.
Sakaeo Eastern Cultural Festival
Held at the beginning of December. In this festival, there is
a celebratory procession, agricultural products and Thai sweet
competitions, as well as contests that include sports and other