Activities

Boasting breathtaking landscapes, a rich biodiversity and friendly locals, Koh Samui is an island of wonderful surprises for paradise seekers and bold adventurers. Some of the highlights are the Big Buddha Temple, Crocodile and Snake Farm, Safari Show/Tour, Santiburi Golf Club and shopping centres within the vicinity.

Diving & Snorkelling

The underwater world of Koh Samui and Koh Tao shows an exotic kaleidoscope of vibrantly hued sea creatures and glowing coral reefs. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, a number of diving schools on the island will put you face-to-face with giant barracuda, manta rays, sea cows, and even sharks!

Sea Kayaking

Koh Samui’s shoreline harbors a wealth of marine, animal and plant life. For a close and leisurely look, there is no better option than to spend a few hours or a day in a sea kayak. Half-day, whole-day and overnight guided trips are available through agencies in the Chaweng area. Kayaks can also be rented at the more popular beaches.

Sailing

Koh Samui and its surrounding islands lend themselves perfectly to small sailboat tours, be they a daytrip or a romantic dinner at sunset.

Thai Cooking Lessons

Learn the secrets to whipping up iconic Thai delicacies! Many restaurants conduct two-hour cooking classes in fully-equipped and modern kitchens to inspire tourists to share uniquely Thai flavours with the rest of the world.

Thai Boxing

In Thailand, Muay Thai (Thai Boxing) is the national sport. It may not be for the faint of heart, but watching it is witnessing a true Thai spectacle and art form.

Elephant Trekking

Ideal for those who wish to connect with nature and discover secret waterfalls on the back of an elephant, enjoying an elephant trek is a fun and unique way to spend the day.

Full Moon Party

This exuberant dusk-to-dawn beach party is celebrated every full moon on the island of Koh Phangan, drawing thousands of revellers each time. A short ferry ride gets you there.

Hiking

Explore the numerous scenic waterfalls and hiking trails of Koh Samui by foot. These enjoyable walks vary from 30-minute strolls to longer hikes that can last several hours.