Trang, famous for its several beautiful
islands and white sandy beaches as well as abundant coral reefs, is located 828
kilometers from Bangkok. Rubber plants were grown in this province by Phraya
Rasdanupradit Mahissara Phakdi who got the seeding stocks from Malaysia. In the
past, Trang had been a seaport of Thailandís western coast.
occupies an area of 4,917 square kilometers and is administratively divide into
9 districts and 1 sub-districts: Amphoe Muang Trang, Amphoe Huai Yot, Amphoe
Kantang, Amphoe Na Yong, Amphoe Palian, Amphoe Ratsada, Amphoe Sikao, Amphoe
Wang Wiset, Amphoe Yan To Khao, and King Amphoe Hat Sam Ran.