Koh Samui or Samui Island is a very famous island that people dream to visit around the world. Located in the Gulf of Thailand. It is located east of the 84-kilometer area of Suratthani. There are roads and streets on the island, such as the 52 km long Tawee Rat Pakdee Road. One third of the island is surrounded by mountains in a flat area. The perfect time to visit this island between January and May.
Interesting places in Koh Samui
Beach – Koh Samui is surrounded by pretty beaches. Some popular beaches that visitors like, Chaweng Beach and Lamai Beach. Some others include Nar Ton Beach, Tong Yang Beach, Mae Nam Beach and Cherng Mon Beach. Waterfalls – Hin Lad Falls, Wa Norn Falls and Nar Muang Falls are places that visitors and locals choose.
Hin Ta and Hin Yai (grandfather and grandma stones) are located on Lamai Beach. It is a natural wonder for the stones of various figures. There is a city legend that an old couple, Grandmother Kreng and Grandma Riam, sailed their ships to request a daughter in Mong Lai's other daughter in another province. When they passed the Lamai neighborhood, the storm descended on his sail. Both of them were dead, and these two stones became what people see today.
Scuba Diving Area – There is plenty of room for visitors to dive and see the coral reefs and fish around Koh Samui. If you want to rent a boat and dive gear, contact Koh Samui's resorts or travel agencies.
Getting There To Koh Samui
There are many opportunities for Koh Samui. To Suratthani, take a train or bus, then take a ferry to Koh Samui or head to Koh Samui.
Koh Pangan or Pangan Island is far north of Koh Samui about 20 kilometers. It takes about 30 minutes to reach Koh Samui. Koh Pangan is surrounded by beautiful beaches and blue seas.
Interesting places in Koh Pangan
Tong Sa La – The largest community on the island. The center of the dealers and the place where people can get to the ship via the island and the Suratthani province. There are also restaurants, hotels and travel agencies.
Tarn Sadej and Pangan National Park – includes many green forests and beautiful islands. There are many wildlife and birds around the park. The rental house and the tents are for visitors.
Rin beach – this is a beautiful and popular beach Pangan Island 2 km long. Tong Sa Sa is available by boat. The "Full Moon Party" is also a party on the winter days. Thousands of tourists enter the party and know this party around the world.
Source by Siripong Teo