Koh Kret

Budget: 400 baht up
Address in Thai: ท่าเรือวัดกลางเกร็ด
Location: See Map
GPS coordinates: 13.904636, 100.491600

Koh Kret (เกาะเกร็ด) is an island in the middle of the Chao Phraya river, about 20 kilometers north of Bangkok. You can either get there by boat or by bus and ferry.

If you’re looking for a day trip from Bangkok, and a time to enjoy some peace, relaxation, and the local culture on the island, Koh Kret makes an excellent day trip.

You can visit any day of the week, but the weekend is when Koh Kret is busiest and when you’ll find the most shops and restaurants available.

Take the Chao Phraya Orange Express, which leaves the Central Pier (BTS Saphan Taksin) to Nonthaburi pier cost less than 30 baht
Is on the left pier, skip the tourist boat for 150 baht
At Nontaburi pier take a taxi for 120 baht to Koh Kret pier, taxi will drop you at the temple gate walk through you will see the pier, follow the crowd