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Sukhothai Historical Park
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The city walls form a rectangle about 2 km east-west by 1.6 km north-south.
There are 193 ruins on 70 square kilometers of land. There is a gate in the centre of each wall.
The park is easily toured by bicycle or even on foot.
In 1976 the restoration project was approved, and in July 1988 the park was officially opened.
On December 12, 1991, it was declared a World Heritage Site as part of the Historic Town of Sukhothai and Associated Historic Towns together with the associated historic parks in Kamphaeng Phet and Si Satchanalai.