Surin is world-famous for the Elephant Roundup and for its many Khmer sanctuaries and wide variety of handicrafts.
Surin is 457 kilometres from Bangkok and has an area of 8,124 square kilometres. It is divided into the following districts: Muang, Chumphon Buri, Tha Tum, Chom Phra, Prasat, Kap Choeng, Rattanaburi, Sanom, Si Khoraphum, Sangkha, Samrong Thap, Buachet, Lamduan, Si Narong, Phanom Dong Rak, Khwao Sinarin and Non Narai.
Distances from Amphoe Mueang to Other Districts
Kap Choeng 58 kms. Chom Phra 26 kms. Chumphon Buri 92 kms. Tha Tum 52 kms. Buachet 66 kms. Prasat 28 kms. Rattanaburi 70 kms. Lamduan 25 kms. Si Khoraphum 32 kms. Sanom 50 kms. Sangkha 49 kms. Samrong Thap 51 kms. Si Narong 65 kms. Phanom Dong Rak 76 kms. Khwao Sinarin 20 kms. Non Narai 72 kms.
Distances from Surin to Neighbouring Provinces
Buri Ram 111 kms. Yasothon 135 kms. Roi Et 137 kms. Si Sa Ket 143 kms. Nakhon Ratchasima 189 kms.