Koh Kood Island
- Koh Kood is located in the eastern Gulf of Thailand
next to the Cambodian Border.
Koh Kood is one of 52 Island in this archipelago.
The Island is 25 km long & 12 km wide and the 4th
biggest island in Thailand.
The population count around 3000 people. Koh Kood
is accessibly by ferry boat
which use about 1,5 h for the 60 km distance.
The first official daily ferry transfer been set
up in 2004. So far infrastructure is on a medium
electricity is now available for 24 h , roads are
- 70% of the island is still covert by rain forests,
local people live beside the tourism also from rubber-
and coconut plantations.
The 2 fishing villages Ao Yai & Ao Salat are the
biggest villages on the island,
and support the island with fresh seafood.
Because of the close location to the Cambodian border,
there is also a small military outpost
in the southern end of Koh Kood.
The criminal level is count to 0.1%. Koh Kood
has a small Police Station and a good Hospital with
and a daily available Emergency Speedboat to the
Next decompression chamber locaed at Koh Chang.
Satellite Internet is available but not always stable
, few Resorts offer Wireless access.
There are about 30 Resort & Guesthouse and a few
Restaurants & Bars.
Koh Kood is a quiet Island, the Nature and quiet
Beaches should be the reason to visit the Island.
>>>There are no ATMs or Banks on the island !! <<<