The largest island in the gulf of Thailand, Koh Samui is another popular destination in the South. It has some of the best beaches in the country nd beautiful bungalow accommodations. Koh Samui is an island paradise where hedonism is the word of the day.
There are many options to be had for the avid diver at Samui, with several dive companies in operation and a stunning coral reef nearby. As with many other destinations in the South of Thailand, the island also offers a wealth of dense tropical jungle with gorgeous waterfalls and mountain vistas.
PLACES TO STAY
Bophut Koh Samui Resort & Spa, Tel: 66 77 428 300 Thai architecture, tropical gardens & tranquil beach.
Samui Bang Taling Ngam Resort, located on a cliff, great views. 295 Moo 3, Talong Ngam Beach Suratthani, Koh Samui,Tel: 66- 0 77-429-100.
Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui, incredible service, 219 Moo 5 Angthong, Koh Samui, Tel: 66 2 650 2650 Traveler’s Choice 2013 Winner luxury.