Koh Samui is the third largest Island of Thailand which is a home to many marvelous tropical beach resorts and maintains its charm with the thick vegetation of tropical jungle and coconut grove. The stupefying beauty of the beaches and the extravagant night life makes it an ideal holiday destination. One can get various kinds of accommodation options in Koh Samui starting from a budgeted room to five star hotels and grand villas.
Most of the vacationers get so impressed with this island that they make up their mind to own villas so as to enjoy the beauty of this paradise at its fullest. Koh Samui located in the Gulf of Thailand has a different climate than that of Phuket located in the Andaman Sea. The best time to Visit this Island is in the month of February to June, which is considered as hot and dry seasons.
Koh Samui includes various tourist spots and world famous beaches which makes it the foremost choice for the vacationers. The Big Buddha Statue and several small islands encircling Samui is a wonderful experience that people can revel in. Additionally, vacationers can also enjoy visiting various other tourist attractions like Lamai beach, Koh Tao Island, Wat Pradoem Temple and the Butterfly Garden to name a few.
After Chaweng beach, Lamai is the second most preferred beach in Koh Samui whose white sands and turquoise water offer a soothing sensation and allows people to unwind their mind, body and soul. This beach has a famous rock formation behind a small cliff known as grandmother and grandfather rock. After a tiring day and hectic schedules in office, people can relax and enjoy the top-notch spa services at Thailand’s first spa, Spa Samui resort so as to pamper themselves. Lamai beach is really wonderful and relaxing and one can spend the entire day in here having a great time with family and friends.
Koh Tao Island also know as Turtle Island comprises of rocky shores and crystal clear water and these qualities make this island an ideal place for diving and snorkeling. The protected bay and the turquoise sea allows vacationers to explore the underwater world without any difficulty. This place is a wonderful option for all those who love adventure and prefer exploring the underwater creatures .
Famous for the full moon and biggest beach parties, Koh Pha is the one of the best choices for party animals. The night life of this island is lively and very extravagant offering vacationers to have a great time jiving with the music. The island encircled with green hills having unexploited beauty is a wonderful location that can be explored on motor bikes and people can have a great time at this adventure place.
Wat Pradoem Temple is a monastery located about one kilometer from Na Mueang waterfalls and is said to be oldest temple in Koh Samui which was build during the end of Ayutthaya Era. The soothing environment of this temple is a great way to spend some quality time with the family.
Apart from these tourist attractions, there are several other places that people can visit like Butterfly garden, Hin Ta and Hin Lai, Namtok Na Mueang waterfalls, Samui Aquarium and Eight headed coconut tree to name a few. Butterfly garden is famous for being a home to various species of butterflies, insects, bee houses and small gardens.
So, plan a holiday to Koh Samui and have a wonderful vacation with the family.