Ayutthaya is an ancient city that dates back to the year 1350 when it was founded. Its proximity to China and India made it a trading capital of the Asians and the whole world. The city attracted many international traders, and by the year 1700, it was one of the enormous cities in the world with a population of about 1 million people. The mighty city collapsed in the year 1767 when it was invaded by the Burmese who burnt the town down to the ground. Remains of temples, palaces, and reliquary towers are what will welcome you when you visit Ayutthaya. Ayutthaya is a must-see tourist paradise and should be your next holiday destination. Located 85km North of Bangkok lies an island city with rich historical heritage. The city is overflowing with untold stories to tell of its past glory. Wandering through the architectural temples and ancient ruins will increase your curiosity, and all you want to hear is everything about this ancient and modern city.