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Chao Phraya River, Ko Kret 11120, Thailand
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Koh Kret Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short trip from Bangkok down town, worth make a visit. You can rent bicycle to bike around the island.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank VIPANAPA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This island is effectively man-made. Ko Kret is an artificial ‘island’, the result of a canal being dug nearly 300 years ago to shorten an oxbow bend in the Chao Phraya River. The labouring was carried out by the Mon people who are now the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank LoFlyaNZ
Reviewed 5 May 2019 via mobile

Kho Kret was a nice break from the busy Bangkok. On our afternoon visit, we found ourselves in what looks like a place where locals like to escape to for a nice afternoon or evening out. We took the Chao Phraya express boat for 15...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Ince13
Reviewed 7 April 2019 via mobile

I have been to koh kret many times. Its a really nice and chilled out place to spend an afternoon watching the locals ply their trade. No cars on the island is a bonus. I always go on a weekend... do not fall into the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank L B
Reviewed 10 March 2019 via mobile

We’d heard very positive input about this island from friends, but it exceeded expectations. A beautiful, relaxed bicycle ride around the island, tasty inexpensive lunch at a remote house resto overlooking the river, then a fun time looking at handcrafts neat the big temple. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 19 February 2019 via mobile

I went to Koh Kret in Nonthaburi province. It is one of attraction that good for local people and foreigner to get the experience here. You have to use the private boat crossing to Koh Kret. There are varieties of attration temples, food, and cafe...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank veeraphongj
Reviewed 19 January 2019

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
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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
5  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
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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
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Brenda H
2 May 2019|
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Response from Karen K | Reviewed this property |
Hi Koh Kret is a man made island open at weekends with a small market and pub
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traveldanCapeTown
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
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bkdpotato
26 June 2018|
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Response from joefT5993PA | Reviewed this property |
I've seen folks with dogs on a leash on the boat going across so yes
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