Koh Samui island is in the Chumphon Archipelago and is the second largest island in Thailand after Phuket. This place is well known for its tourism. It has abundant natural resources, beaches, coconut resources, world-class cuisine, and plenty of tourist resources. The place is divided into two parts one of which has traditional markets, original Chinese merchants, historical architecture and many temples whereas the other side of it has lavish seaside hotels and resorts, nightlife, beach parties, and much more.
This island has a population of over 63000 people and the area covered is 229.7km2. The tourism at this place started developing since 1990. The place has abundant coral reefs, white sandy beaches, palm trees and numerous species of flora and fauna. The water here seems to be crystal clear. The magnificent rock formations are a major attraction of this island. Koh Samui has various marine parks and wildlife sanctuaries. It is a good place for nature lovers to visit. The temples of Lord Buddha have beautiful carvings and sculptures.
Koh Samui is approachable from places like Bangkok, Phuket, Chiang Mai, and Malaysia. The transportation facilities at Koh Samui are easily available like rental cars, bikes or a bicycle. Also, there are public vehicles like buses and taxis. The place is mainly regulated by The Tourism Authority of Thailand. Tourism at Koh Samui is rapidly increasing day-by-day. The place has become one of the special places for people to explore, relax and enjoy.
Koh Samui is a place where families and group of friends come and enjoy a vacation out of their regular routines. People spend time in lavish hotels and spas. There are popular resorts and clubs for people to enjoy the whole day as well as nightlife. There are a variety of cuisines here which include Chinese, Japanese, Korean, German, Italian, Mexican, Indian, French, and Arab. Koh Samui is considered to be one of the safest places for snorkeling and diving. To enjoy and spend time in peace, have fun, do shopping, spend time in villas, have an adventure in water, see wildlife and seek the wonderful life in nightclubs and beaches Koh Samui is considered to be one of the best places.