Samut Prakan Province
Samut Prakan, also known
as Pak Nam, is located at
the end or mouth of the Chao Phraya
River at the head of the Gulf of Thailand. It occupies an area of 1,004 sq.kilometers, and it is 25 kms from Bangkok. Samut Prakan was established in the Ayutthaya period having the original site at the Phra Pradaeng district. During the reign of King Rama II, he commanded to have Muang Samut Prakan be reestablished
at Tambon Pak Nam in the year 1819, and it took three years to complete.
The Ancient City
Crocodile Farm & Zoo
Phra Samut Chedi
How to get to Phra Samut Chedi
1) By car : Follow Suksawat road to Amphoe Phra Padaeng and continue
to Phra Samut Chadi.
2) By ferry : Take the ferry from the pier at Samut Prakan City Hall. The fare is only 1.50 baht.
Since : January 24, 1999
Latest Update : May 10, 2010