Koh Samui is one of Thailand’s precious jewels. It is known for its palm-lined white sand beaches that surround the clear waters of the Gulf of Thailand. However, the beach isn’t the only thing to come for. Samui boasts a picturesque landscape that perfectly combines beaches, rainforest, and mountains. To many, Koh Samui is a dream vacation destination and for several good reasons. If you’re planning a vacation to Thailand, here are the top four reasons why you should not forego a trip to Koh Samui:


1. Its home to gorgeous beaches and paradise islands.

Do you love to go to the beach? Are you visiting Thailand because of the lovely beaches that it promises? If so, you should head on over to Koh Samui! There are many beaches to choose from in the area, and you can select your poison based on your preference. If you want a lively vibe, Chaweng Beach may be the perfect spot for you, with its vibrant nightlife. For a more serene and laid back atmosphere, Taling Ngam offers secluded luxury. Bophut Beach also makes for some peaceful, intimate time. Meanwhile, if you love diving, Koh Tao is the place to be. With 42 islands in total, Koh Samui is an absolute treasure!

2. It offers more than just beaches.

If you want to explore more and check out Thailand’s other hidden gems, Koh Samui will not disappoint. The island offers a multitude of things and activities that the adventurous side of you is sure to love. To immerse yourself in nature, you can try kayaking, diving, snorkeling, fishing, and boating. There’s also an abundance of water sport options.

Meanwhile, you should also check out the Big Buddha Temple. With its 12-meter high Golden Buddha statue, the temple is a sight to behold. The Secret Buddha’s Garden in the north is also a great place to escape to, with its green landscape and statues.

3. Its people are very welcoming and hospitable.

Thailand is known for its hospitable and welcoming people. The moment you step on Thai soil and smile at the locals, they will most definitely return that grin! Thais are known for their positivity and having fun because they truly love their country. They take pride in what their people and their country can offer, which is why they are always excited about having tourists around.

Koh Samui, being miles away from the big cities, offers a more relaxed and laid back way of life. The locals live happy yet straightforward lives. If you’re looking to take a break from all the hustle and bustle of the city, then Koh Samui will be an excellent destination for you.


4. It’s a food haven.

Koh Samui boasts of a wide range of delectable culinary wonders. You can enjoy meals from the many beachside restaurants or treat yourself to some five-star meals at top restaurants. With local dishes heavily influenced by the Chinese, Samui food establishments serve not just native Thai dishes, but delicacies from all over Asia as well. You can opt for outdoor dining while you enjoy your barbecued treats. Indoor dining is also great with some restaurants offering in-house musical entertainment.

If you’re looking for a beach resort in Samui, get in touch with us today! We’ll make your stay one to remember.