Chanthaburi is a city located on the banks of Chanthaburi river in the east of Thailand. It is the capital of Chathburi province and Muang Chanthaburi district. This city covers two constructs Talat and Wat Mai in Muang Chanthaburi district. As of 2005, the city's population was 27,602. City figures in the legacy of King Taksin In 1981, the Thai cabinet passed a resolution to honor him with the honorary title of the great.
When the Bank of Thailand released the 12th series, The Great Series, which was called the memorial of King Tacsin the Great in Tungnaachai Recreational Park in the city, 214th of his coronation following the 20 baht notes issued on 28 December 1981. It was anniversary. Marg 3 Sukhmvit Road passes through Chandhthuri and connects to Trait and the city in the north-west of Rayong, Pattaya, Chon Buri and Bangkok in the southeast. Route 317 connects Chanath Buri with Sa Kayo.