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Chang, "is to try to" solve the traffic jam on the island.

On January 26, 2555 at the Miss Read witty parrot-Trad provincial governor has called for state agencies related to traffic management on the island. After a local newspaper headline in red that The outcry in the public sector.

According to Mr. Mark Thorn University transport academic experts. Placenta Trat province, Mr. Eden I suspect the director of the Office of Rural Trad police have Sujin's Deputy Commander, Police Sports, Koh Chang, Trat ?kk.sp. Acting Chief HE Mr Thana experience. Mr. Chang, Vice Mayor Tt disciplined lives. Mr. Chang Western Center Executive Ratanawong ferry. Agents taxi / minibus - passenger van. Executive Hotels - Resorts.

Mr. Mark Chang the road two lanes wide and only 6 meters, and some are prone to the damage during the holidays, several consecutive days, the visitors into the island by car, more than 1,000 vehicles per day. make a trip to Koh Chang, the ferry to transport vehicles during loading and unloading problems. Car stuck on the road for hours. And sometimes more than 6 km long, especially in the checkout next to the car can not move.

Experimental practice to the car park at Laem district, the project "is to try to" solve the problem with public transport on the island, not to encourage car users to drive across the island.

The approach to visitor car park on the shore. The ferry terminal will provide a place to park. Trad local police and the owner will take care of security. And tourists who have not booked a shuttle from the resort in advance on the island can take minibus or a taxi service - second row. The prices listed. Van or bus service, the resort will not come out for the tourists who are not customers. Approach to reduce traffic congestion around ferry port also has several other benefits.

Parking in accordance with the guidelines above. Do not be worried about security. The police set up checkpoints to prevent the extraction point is. The park's ferry island's security staff with international standards. Newport Beach has provided information to the parking area outside the center of the shadow or not, it may notify the owner is concerned, the heat from the burning sun or rain. May not be willing to participate. The governor of Bangkok, which was to find a solution to.

Klong Son Beach is good for:

peace and quiet

sandy beach



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Klong Son beach (or Had Klong Son) is located on the north of Koh Chang. Nice bay at the very top of the island. Pure white sand stretch of beach, shaded with coconut trees. Klong Son gets very low numbers of visitors with the bulk of the backpackers and tourists alike speeding south enroute to Koh Chang's finer and more popular stretches of sand.

White Sand Beach is good for:

night live

sandy beach

variety of restaurants


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Koh Chang's most famous stretch of sand, at over 2km long there's certainly room for everyone! Lined with bungalows, food stalls and shops this is one of the best beaches in all of Thailand.

Klong Phrao Beach is good for:

tranquil surroundings

gorgeous rocky landscape

all sorts of activities

quiet and peaceful

Short description:

Situated on the somewhat less glamorous, northern side of the Koh Chang Island, Klong Prao isn’t all that much of tourist destination, especially for those who are in need of a true holiday experience of the exotic kind.

Lonely Beach is good for:

great sunset

cheap and peaceful retreat

all sorts of beach activities

perfect for family

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Also known as Kai Bae Beach, this is the spot to catch a great sunset! A few small shops and food stalls are along the beach, a good spot to chill out away from the crowds at White Sands Beach.

Bangbao Bay is good for:


seafood restaurants



Short description:

A well-sheltered bay with a small and quiet beach. It is a fishing community where residents still live in houses built on stilts and are connected by wooden bridges. There are a growing number of tourist shops, scuba dive outlets and seafood restaurants offering a good selection of seafood.

Salak Khok Bay is good for:

pretty, unspoiled area

traditional Thai community


quiet and peaceful

Short description:

There aren’t so much attraction in Salak Kok, but tourists can Kayak among the mangroves. Salak Kok Bay still has a fishing community that doesn’t change so much in many years, a great place to see the real traditional Thai community.



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