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Koh Lanta to get a new bridge

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The central government has announced that plans to construct a new bridge to Koh Lanta have been approved. A new 1.5Km bridge will stretch from Hua Hin Pier on the mainland to the Klong Maak Pier on Lanta No. it is hoped that the new bridge will make a huge difference to the five million tourists who visit the island each year but currently have to rely on a ferry boat service that operates between the two points. The bridge building project will be managed by Ministry of Tourism in conjunction with the Ministry of Transportation. The bridge that will cost approximately 800 million baht is expected to be completed by 2003

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