Rama VI Dam  
เขื่อนพระราม 6  
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 Description:   Rama VI Dam is located in Moo 10, Tambon Tha Luang, Amphoe Tha Rua. It is the first diversion dam in Thailand and was built to hold the water of Pasak river in order to preserve water for agriculture.
It was constructed in Rama VI's period. The dam was originally named Khuen Phra Thienracha and was later changed into Rama VI Dam. Currently, the dam is in the charge of Royal Irrigation Department. The dam has 5 steel flood gates. A huge amount of water could be provided to more than 680,000 rai of agricultural areas. Tourists can relax along the calm side and take pictures of the sunset at Rama VI Dam.
Moreover, along the dam, there is an OTOP center for tourists to choose their souvenirs such as products made of coconuts or  mulberry paper flowers.
Rama 6 Dam is close to other famous tourist attractions in Ayutthaya Province, for example, Wat Satue and Wat Kai Jae. Therefore, it is a great stop to get some rest before continuing your journey
For more information, please contact 035-341-333 or mail.rid.go.th
 Province   Ayutthaya  Direction:      
 District   Tha Ruea    
 City   Tha Luang  Comments:    Official Web:    
 Genre   Architecture      Related links:      
 Best exposure   Afternoon          
 Opening time   n/a          
 Entry fee   Free     GPS :   14.55886, 100.7613    
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