Shantaa is located at Ao Tapao, just north of the pier. We have beach, hill and a private canal. And we are about 80 Km away from Trad town. Kood Island (Koh Kood) is the last island of the east and it's the 4th largest island of Thailand. There are waterfalls and forest. Koh Kood is still considered a virgin island.
- Take motorway. Pay 2 tolls. Exit at BanBung exit and head to Klang (route no 344). Then you turn left at Klang junction to Chantaburi (route no 3). Keep on going along on Route 3 until you reach Sa-Kew junction. Turn right and go straight all the way to the town of Trad.
- Take BangNa toll way or BangNa – Trad Rd (route no 3). Exit from main road. Head left and follow the Chantaburi by-pass that reads Pattaya-Rayong. On the second intersection you will see the BanBung – Klang – Chantaburi sign. Take it (on your left). Then you are now on route 344. Turn left at Klang junction to Chantaburi (route no 3). Keep on going along on Route 3 until you reach Sa-Kew junction. Turn right and go straight all the way to the town of Trad.
By Public Bus
- From Ekamai Bus Terminal on Sukumvit Rd. Please check details with the authority.
Tel. 0-2391-2504, 0-2391-8097
- From Northern Bus Terminal (Mor Chid). Please check details with the authority.
Tel. 0-2537- 8055, 0-2936-2852–66
By Public Bus
Bangkok Airways leaves from BKK Airport to Trad Airport. Please check the detail with Bangkok Airways office. And from Trad Airport, they have airport limousine to take you to any pier in Trad (with fees). http://www.bangkokair.com
By rental car with driver:
Transfers could be arranged upon request. Please confirm the transport preference at the time of reservation.
Bangkok–Trad : 4,700 Baht / car / Trip (Take approx. 4 hours)
Trad Airport– AnyPier : 1,700 Baht / car / Trip (Take approx. 40 minutes)
You can go around or to any pier with ‘song thew’ (public transportation). Song-thew is a converted pick up truck to have 2 rows of seats at the back. Ask the driver when you are there. We have no information about this at all. You can usually find 'song-thew' around the market in Trad City.