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Sungai Kolok

Sungai Kolok, Narathiwat, Thailand
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2 hours in Thailand.

Me and my dad parked our car at a car park just in front of the Rantau Panjang checkpoint in... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
LaiHY_13
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
via mobile
Over and back... 3 hours Thailand visit.

I went over the border for a beer and a curry. It was a simple process getting stamped out of... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Royal B
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Mendooran
via mobile
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good51%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
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“kota bharu” (3 reviews)
“small town” (3 reviews)
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Sungai Kolok, Narathiwat, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my dad parked our car at a car park just in front of the Rantau Panjang checkpoint in Malaysia. We walked into it, got our passports checked and proceeded to Thailand. While walking across the border, we passed by the infamous Golok or...More

1  Thank LaiHY_13
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

I went over the border for a beer and a curry. It was a simple process getting stamped out of Malaysia. I didnt even get off my Malaysian registered motosikal. On the information card, I actually wrote " < 3 hours - Beer and Curry"...More

1  Thank Royal B
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I love this place.. yes it has some issues, but apart from that the people are friendly and kind.. Drop in and say hello: )

3  Thank LingMartin
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

We traveled to Rantau Panjang all the way from Kota Bharu with a local bus for more than an hour. From the Rantau Panjang immigration building, we walked towards the border, crossed through and got to the Sungai Golok (Thailand) immigration building. The crossing process...More

9  Thank Ryunami
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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Sungai Kolok is only a small town that will totally disappoint the tourist who seek for grand and extreme activities. There are no shopping complex no fancy restaurant and has limited things to do. But if you are looking for food, Sungai Kolok can be...More

1  Thank Umam S
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

Sungai Kolok is very near to Kelantan. I literally walked across the borders. Lots of motorcycle offering services to cross but you don't really need to since it's not far at all. The area has lots of military posts due to extremist incident that happened...More

4  Thank travel_aki
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Reviewed 16 March 2015

Sungai Kolok is not a nice place to be. I was there because my friend is originally from there. I never felt unsafe, but it is not the "Thai holiday feeling" like in other parts of Thailand. Military countrol stations everywhere. I think I was...More

4  Thank Travelmale
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Reviewed 14 January 2015

It did not cross my mind to visit this border town of Sungai Kolok in Southern Thailand. My itinerary was to visit the Beijing Mosque (iSultan Ismail Petra Silver Jubilee. Mosque) n Rantau Panjang in Kelantan. Unlike most other mosques in Malaysia, this Beijing Mosque...More

19  Thank soh_kien_peng
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Reviewed 19 June 2014

We travelled from Penang & cut across to Rantau Panjang using the East - West Coast highway a few years ago. We met a Rantau Panjang resident & he took us across to the Thai Side by crossing Sungei Golok under the watchful eyes of...More

5  Thank carsam c
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Reviewed 14 July 2013

Popular for brothel hotel and massaging centre, but what I want to share is not this one.For women out there who is a big fan of Wacoal Lingerie come and get it here.The price is much cheaper than any other states in my country plus...More

6  Thank DianaWangdi
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