Thailand tourism - Ko Samui
PREFACE TO THE Ko Samui
Island atmosphere, reminiscent of paradise, palm trees on white sand beaches, turquoise seas and numerous restaurants and bars around. Perhaps the quieter and less commercial than other resorts in Thailand.
Information on Ko Samui
Ko Samui ... An endless beach
When you come to the islands of Thailand, unfortunately, Samui is one of the last visited. In the south of the country, relatively far are likely to press and not enough time to devote there in those days you could. The Samui is probably the best destination in the easing Thailand - and has many such. There are many who have gone for a week and unable to peel off before spending two months!
The wider the circle of people ... who visit (from hardcore backpackers ... kalosideromenous by representatives of the international jet set), another is so broad and your choices in terms of cost to stay and eat. H is true that in Samui can no longer be so many bungalows for 200 baht (around 4 euros!), But if you want to stay really cheap, I would just as easily find accommodation and to stay in a luxury hotel.
In fact, one thing will you employ: an index of sunscreen protection you are quite high though the amount of sunscreen you got enough. Also one thing you ptoisei: that a license two weeks will seem too little! From the first day you will understand that it will not move much from the beaches!
Information on Ko Samui - How to get there
First of all, there is a very easy way, which means that you take the plane from the "El. Venizelos' throw in the Mpangkok (the Thai flight is three times a week and a return ticket costs around 600 euros) and from there, Bangok Airways (the only airline that lands at the airport in Samui) other pay EUR 135 about the ticket of your internal flight return.
However, if you go for the first time in Thailand, or want to kenete largest economy and you have time, you have a picture of the country. Worth descend by train to the Surat Thani and from there take the ferry (actually the neighbor Surat Thani Tha Thong) that will go towards the main port of Samui. You can book this package to Mpangkok (the price is approximately EUR 11 per person) and boat trip takes only two and a half hours.
If you arrive at the airport, will move to the island with the mini buses running on regular routes from the airport (ticket costs about 3 euros), while the ship will disembark in Na Thon, the main port of Samui.
You have in mind that your age, along with Christmas is the best, which means that you will see quite a lot, but do not worry: the other ace up its sleeve that hides his Samui is that becoming a point remains unexplored. It is also so many places to stay including select, which to some will have peace of mind!
Information on Ko Samui - Turning the island ...
Esto will manage to unstick from any beach win your heart: you deserve to plan some trips in Samui. Hint: the first day exploring the more places you are particularly frustrating to realize the last time that was much nicer places to anchor than chose!
Now please pass one by the National Marine Park Ang Thong. This is a cluster of 41 small islands, 30 km west of Samui. In all central beaches of Samui sold tickets for the water park and of course Na Thon. Since Na Thon you can organize your visit as a day tour (the ship sails at 08.30 am and return at 17.30). The ticket, along with the entry-ticket costs about 10 euros, and because the park there are many activities to choose from, diving and trekking-up check before you decide what clothes to wear and what equipment will get you!
In terms of beaches, depending on time if you have time, it is worth to see them all! Start the beach Meanam, 13 km from the port. This is not the most beautiful of the island and there you will find the cheapest accommodation proposals and, consequently, a relatively united thoryvodifyli of backpackers.
Continue to Bophut, the next east of Meanam. Also, it is not the prettiest of the island, but it is a pleasant surprise so calm and 2 km in length, will soothe your ears after the loss of Meanam! Epomeni beach Bangrak, otherwise known as the Beach "Great Bouda. Katholou unpaired name, bathers and a swim in the shadow of a really big statue Bouda they look at the top of the vagina.
In Chaweng are running out of jokes. It is not important to remember not pronounced how to describe it to your friends, this beach is undoubtedly the most beautiful of Samui. Exi km white sand between the crowded island of Ko Matlang and Coral Cove, there is not to impress you! Unique dissonance: the anarchic aesthetic behind the village. Agnoiste it! Focus on the sand!
Final stop is the beach of Lamai. It is neither so beautiful nor so lawless developed as Chaweng. We won but all of you who went to Thailand to party! There, gathered most of the bars and clubs on the island and therefore the younger guests. It deserves to do at least one night over! Most bars and clubs will meet countless Europeans, Italians, Spaniards and Greeks choose Samui for a holiday, and in terms of fun, although you'll be on another continent, in Samui you get the feeling that the drink at home.
If you stay in one of these places or if you choose to move constantly between all these is your choice. Anyway, once the care of the issue of tickets, the cost will not harass you, given that Samui, like the rest of Thailand, for each pocket. Instead, this flexibility in the money that can be broken is so encouraging and so many visitors to the island to return every year.
Information on Ko Samui - Little Secrets
• Almost all the beaches of Samui, you will have many options regarding your stay. If you want to keep the trip a low budget level, you will always find a bungalow near the sea at unbelievable prices.
• Choose to go by train or ferry to Samui from Mpangkok and return by plane. You will see the country and would not extend in time the bitterness of return!
• On Samui it's better to stay anywhere other than at the central harbor Na Thon. H town is structured beyond reasonable and should not misunderstand the ... has no relation to the rest of the island!
• On the island of return every year many Europeans visitors. Entopiste and make friends! Of them will get the best advice!
Information on Ko Samui - Leisure Travel
Many packages include Thailand and Samui, and if you want to travel to your country as a whole pays to think about. Also, your interest to appoint an agent the package (accommodation, tickets) because they will probably get better prices at the best hotels. If you are not intimidated by the adventure, leave without worry about anything.