Ko Kret Island

Type: Countryside, Day Trips, Sightseeing

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Ko Kret is an island in the Chao Phraya River at the northern end of Bangkok. Originally settled by Mons, it is famed for its earthenware ceramics and for the traditional Thai sweet, khao cher, rice...  Read More


  • Day Tours, Free Things to Do, Best Attractions & Activities, Outdoor Activities: "Getting to Ko Kret takes a bit of planning. Either take the Chao Phraya "green flag" express ferry from Saphan Taksin Pier to Pak Kret (before 8am), or else take the regular ferry to Nonthaburi (slightly south of Pak Kret) and then either bus 32 or a minivan that goes to the Pak Kret Pier."
  • Best for Day Tours Because: For Bangkok's most leisurely escape, Ko Kret is fantastic.
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: Koh Kret is a great city escape, not to mention that the only expense you'll have is renting a bicycle!
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: For a car free Bangkok escape and a slice of tradition, try Ko Kret.
  • Best for Outdoor Activities Because: For a real outdoor Bangkok escape, Ko Kret Island is a great choice.

Upload a PNG, GIF, or JPG file from your hard drive.

Please only upload images that are under 8 megabytes and at least 990x660 pixels in size.