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Chao Phraya River, Ko Kret 11120, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A truely rural Thai setting within a stone throw of Bangkok. I got there by taking the BTS to Victory Monument, the Route 166 bus to Pak Kret (the conductor let me know when to get off) and walked around the back of the shops...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andyannual
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Koh Kret is In Nonthuburi a fair distance from the tourist areas of Bangkok,however is a pleasant trip and you should not be put off. BTS to Saphan Taksin, make your way to the pier and purchase a ticket to Nonthuburi pier 15 Baht Exit...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank lampardTauranga
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Nice place to go by boat . Look for Wat Sanam Nuea Pier and it is very easy to cross to the place from there . 2 Baht /person by shuttle boat . Please note that the pottery museum is only open on Saturday and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Soraya_2
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We decided to make the trip upriver on a Sunday (forget the guidebooks and riverboat timetables which are all misleading - more later). It is a delightful island just off Pakret - full of Thais eating, praying, enjoying family fun. According to one local shopkeeper...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank postscript65
Reviewed 20 November 2018

OMG if you ever go to Bangkok visit Koh Kret - We took the boat from Sathorn Pier 30 baht for the trip up river - it was a Saturday so very busy - loved it from the moment we got off the boat until...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen K
Reviewed 14 November 2018

I had not seen any other tourist or atleast a visitor except me and my buddy. It was boring, sad, and lonely when we went there. Nice walk though and yes, i think its good place to ecape a busy city of Bangkok.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank fanezaa2017
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Its north of Bangkok and a bit out the way but well worth a trip to see it, Visited on a weekday and wasn't sure because some reviews said better at the weekend but almost everything I saw was open and it was still pretty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nomad_Opportunities
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We were busy every weekend on our recent trips to Bangkok so we had to go on a weekday. We drove to the pier and hired a long tail boat to drive us around the island. At the weekend there are plenty of stops but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank tomski2001
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I made this outing with friends who had tried many times to take the green-flagged boat right up to Koh Kret. Without success, I might add. So, in order to save time and hassle, we simply took a cab out of Phloen Chit to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Poo Lin S
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I arrived with a group of Thais in a car a bit before 1pm on a Saturday. We found a place to park at Wat Sanam Nuea. The fee was 30 baht. The parking lot was quite busy so finding space could have been much...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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1 September 2018|
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Response from fcnowhereman | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! When we reached Pak Kret, we chance upon the boat 'guided' (not quite a guided tour, as the boat operator will bring you to Ko Kret & tell you to look through the place that sales tourist souvenirs & drinks... More
26 June 2018|
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Response from Joe F | Reviewed this property |
I've seen folks with dogs on a leash on the boat going across so yes
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3 August 2015|
Response from Nu K | Reviewed this property |
You can travel round the island by boat. You can rent a boat about the cost 300~500 baht.
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