Ban Krut is a sea side village on the Northern Gulf Coast of Thailand.
Ban Krut, which is actually a small fishing village on the Gulf of Thailand. Mass tourism is still in vain here, and the extensive beaches lined with coconut palms are practically on their own. However, you should be mobile to see the beauty of the area.
Because the front is the road, the back is the sea As for Ban Krut Tai Beach, the beach is along the sea. Because there is a small road around the area, there are many resorts along the road to serve tourists.
Access : Coordinates: / Ban Krut Located in Ban Krut district, Thongchai sub-district, Bang Saphan district Prachuap Khiri Khan Province / By Train : Get off at Ban Krut Railway Station Then use the local motorcycle taxi service.
By bus : Take the Bangkok – Bang Saphan Noi bus Get off the car at the entrance to Ban Krut Then connect to a motorcycle taxi Or minibus. / By car from Highway 4 (Petchkasem Road) for about 382 kilometers, turn left to follow Petchkasem-Ban Krut Road. Cross the railway for approximately 9 kilometers to the Ban Krut beach road.
- Wat Thang Sai : A popular destination in Ban Krut is the temple complex Wat Thang Sai on Thong Chai Mountain. The monastery was built in honor of the 50th anniversary of the throne of King Bumiphol in 1996 and is one of the newer temples in Thailand. next to the parking lot is an imposing 13-meter-high Buddha statue that overlooks the Gulf of Thailand
- Ban Krut Beach : Ban Krut Beach is a wide and beautiful beach. With a long beach line of about 12 kilometers parallel to the beach road.There are 2 beaches in Ban Krut divided into Ban Krut Nuea and Ban Krut Tai. With Khao Thongchai dividing both beaches Ban Krut Beach is located north of Thongchai Hill, a private beach without road blocks.
- Thongchai itself is also an important viewpoint of Ban Krut because it can see Ban Krut’s inlets similar to the crescent moon.
Activities : sightseeing / photo opportunities / swimming, and casual relaxing / Scenic Driving- Auto Touring swimming / beach hopping
Go next : Chumphon : a city and a province of the same name on the Central Gulf Coast of Southern Thailand. / Ko Tao , or ‘Turtle Island’, is an island on the Central Gulf Coast of Southern Thailand.