Guide Book Issue 14 : 2 Types 2 Styles "RELAXATION VS ADRENALINE around Koh Samui"


Guide Book Issue 14

2 Types 2 Styles


“This holiday, let’s go to Koh Samui.  Where should we go?”

    That's right...because that place is attractive, and this place is exquisite.  No one can answer this question more than yourself, because you only know what kind of trip to catch your interest.   This book, Guide Book: Relaxation VS Adrenaline around KohSamui, Journey to Samui (Samui Island) 2 types 2 styles, will take you to see the battle of Top 14 popular attractions on Koh Samui by matching one by one. While chilling out and enjoy your slow life, you also find exciting trip until your heartbeat goes unstable.  This Guide Book will make you to decide much easier and more definitely!  


There’s something at Koh Samui that attract you to go?

    'Koh Samui' is the paradise of the Bay of Thailand where everyone who arrives fall in love because of its white stretches of sand that run parallel to the line of palm trees alongside with variety of activities to choose for your enjoyment according to the style of each person.  This is such an island that you deserves to relax during the holidays.

 Climate : Due to the island’s location in the sea, there is little temperature changes.  The average temperature is 25-30 degree Celsius.

 Great time to visit : December - May (calm period, no monsoon.)


Transportation from Bangkok to Koh Samui

 By Plane: You can fly from Don Mueang International Airport or Suvarnabhumi International Airport directly to Koh Samui with Bangkok Airways.  Also, you can fly to Surat Thani International Airport and then rent a car to bring you to a ferry to Ko Samui. (Click here.)

 By Car: From Bangkok, take Highway No. 35: total distance of about 644 kilometers. The journey will take estimately 7 hours.

 By Bus: Take a bus at Mo Chit Bus Terminal.

 By Train: You can get a train from Hua Lamphong Railway Station. This will take about 10 hours and 35 minutes.


 By Ferry crossing also available in 3 options.

> Raja Ferry (Take a boat at Don Sak Pier and the vehicle is able to transport your car.)
> Songserm Rung Rueng  (Take a boat at Tha Thon Pier, when you don’t bring your car.)
> Night Boats The boat departs at 23:00 P.M. and arrives at Koh Samui at 05:00 A.M. Please contact Bandon Pier.


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 Top 12 beaches for the most famous tourist attractions 

  • Bang Por Beach: Flee away from hurly hours and read books quietly under the shade of trees. Read More 
  • Bang Rak Beach: party lovers enjoy passion in light.  Here it is! Read More               
  • Bophut Beach:  Discover lifestyle of Samui local people. Read More      
  • Chaweng Beach:  ride jet sky, playing banana boat with extremely fun! Read More                
  • Choeng Mon Beach: have relaxing massage Read More         
  • Pakarang Bay: dive and explore coral- Unseen in Thailand Read More
  • Lamai Beach: take photos of the strange-shaped stone “Hin Ta Hin Yai” and go swimming  Read More   
  • Lipanoi Beach: have romantic moment while seeing the blue clear crystal sea Read More
  • Maenam Beach: sunbathe and get beautiful tanned skin Read More                                        
  • Taling Ngam Beach: watch the most beautiful sunset in Koh Samui Read More
  • Thong Takhian Beach: Enjoy watching magnificent beach view with clear crystal sea and white fine sand beach Read More           
  • Mo Ko Ang Thong Marine National Park: go snorkeling in turquoise clear crystal sea Read More


14 Activities Battle


 Enjoy snorkeling at Koh Samui 

For those who love snorkeling, you should visit Koh Wow! Top visited places for divers from all around the world because of complete status coral reef and colorful school of fish which is so tame and never be frightened to people.

Location: ห้for snorkeling trip please contact TNS Holiday Limited Partnership call: (+66)086-883-3219/082-451-6667
Things to prepare: Aloe vera jel / Mermaid fin

 Deep diving

Get more exciting by deep diving! Let’s have adventure under the sea and see the fascinating heaven land under the Samui sea. You will get surprising and can’t stop crying “Oh Amazing Thailand!”

Location: for deep diving please contact Blueplanet Dive Center at Chaweng Beach call: (+66)077-413-106
Things to prepare: Go Pro camer/ Drinking alcohol is prohibited


 Enjoy playing golf

“The same sports under new atmosphere” the most popular sports in Koh Samui, playing golf on natural court-moutain, feeling sea breeze and stunning by beautiful sea at gulf of Thailand.

Location: ROYAL SAMUI GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB call: 077-458-449
Things to prepare: Light glow golf / Hat

 Practice Thai Boxing!

Be strong! Study Thai boxing course in Koh Samui. Muay Thai or Thai boxing, sports for men.

Location: Pinyo Muay Thai call: (+66)077-458-312
Things to prepare: Sports suit / Hair wax


 Relaxing massage spa

Enjoy slow life and relax with Thai massage spa and Thai traditional way of life which apply the local resource to use. 

Location: Laksa Spa call: (+66)077-245-511
Things to prepare: Don’t drink coffee / Take shower with warm water for muscle relaxation

Be excited with Cabaret Show

Let’s enjoy watching cabaret show at Koh Samui.  The vision, light and sound effect will attract your eyes every moments of showtime.

Location: Paris follies cabaret call: 098-720-1895
Things to prepare: Entrance fee / Toy camera with 4 continuous shot mode


 Riding elephant to see around

Relax yourself by riding elephant and go along the row of coconut trees near the beach. This service is safe and under control. You can enjoy on the way with the beautiful scene of nature.

Location: Iceland Safari Company Limited call: (+66) 077-425-563-5
Things to prepare: Anti-dizziness medicine / Sunglasses

 Choose ATV only for this trip! 

Feel excited while riding ATV on Koh Samui. “A Must” for those who love adventure.

Location: Siam Travel Center Company Limited call: (+66) 077-245-555
Things to prepare: Arm sleeves in speed bike rider tattoo design / Sports shoes


 Cooking class

Focus on studying how to cook like southern locals. The secret recipe will be revealed by experts. Turn to be a master of cooking!

Location: Private Thai Cooking Class call: (+66) 089-725-5610
Things to prepare: Book and pen / Waterproof apron

 Riding bicycle on the mountain

An adventurous activity for off-road biker with the route up to the hill and speedy down from the hill.  The most challenging part is the route on the hill between Chaweng and Lamai. Be ready, well-prepared and let’s go!

Location: Bicycle Tour call: (+66) 084-326-1276, 088-820-4496
Things to prepare: Smart watch for monitoring heart rate / Sunglasses


 Fishing while cruising

Fishing while sailing in Samui sea, a simple activity which those who love slow life will feel interested during your short holiday trip.

Location: Mr.Ung’s Magical Safari Tours call: (+66) 077-230-114
Things to prepare: Fishing rod / Folding fishing chair

 Adventure in secret waterfall on Koh Samui 

Be more excited with an extreme activity ‘Adventure in Secret Waterfall with Canopy’. It will be your wonderful trip during your holidays!

Location: Canopy Adventures Secret Falls Koh Samui โทร : 077-300-340
Things to prepare: Canvas shoes / Polaroid C3 sport camera to capture your activity moment


 Enjoy shopping on the walking street

If you don’t like to go to Pubs or Bars at night, Fisherman Village walking street on the island is the best answer for chilling travelers. 

Location: Bo Phud Sub-District, Koh Samui District, Surat Thanee Province Every Friday from 5 pm – 10:30 pm
Things to prepare: Money / Tie dye cloth bag (chill in the sea mode)

 Cool travel at Bar Ice

Great experience, heart beating with drinking in the -7 c temperature. Feeling so special. 

Location: Bar Ice Samui call: 077-484-933
Things to prepare: Glowing lipstick / Cool glove


Top souvenirs shop “3 well-known Kalamare shop” and other souvenir.

Today, we offer "top 3 well-known Kalamare shop of Koh Samui" so famous that if one has not bought back, it means they still have not arrived! Kalamare of Koh Samui uses 100% natural ingredients, making its texture sticky, soft with unique aroma as well as other souvenirs that you should not miss to take money out to pay!

Kalamare SOPA Shop
Location: Taling Ngam, Koh Samui. Surat Thani Tel: 077-415-109, 086-880-1456.

 Kalamare Khun Pom Shop
Location: Hin-Ta Hin-Yai Tel: 077-418-485, 089-9088419.

 Kalamare Boraan Mae Tanya Shop
Location: Angthong, Koh Samui. Surat Tel: 077-236-138.


 14 Great restaurant you must taste!

> Chill And Slow

Sa Bieng Lae

Location: Koh Samui: T. Ma Ret, A. Koh Samui
Open: 10.00 – 24.00 am.

Famous restaurant at Koh Samui. The place travelers love, with the good taste of Southern style food, there are a lot of choices including sea food guaranteed in its freshness and taste. You can enjoy eating with the view of sun set in front of you. Read More

> Cool And Beautiful views

Samui Seafood Pier

Location: Taweerad Road, Tambon Maret, Koh Samui District.
Open: 11.00 – 23.00 pm.

Another colorful Samui Island, the harbor restaurant creates perfect Thai seafood with wonderful atmosphere in both day and night. From the restaurant, you see Chaweng Beach across wide area and end up your meal with fresh delicious seafood coming from the sea to your dish. Read More

> Chill And Slow

Bang Por Sea Food

Location: Moo 6, Taweeratpakdee Rd., T. Mae Nam, A. Koh Samui
Open: 12.00 – 24.00 pm.

Or everyone knows in “Ta Kho Restaurant”. This restaurant has chill atmosphere, with good taste menu including steamed crab, grilled fish, Shrimp potted with vermicelli, spicy curry with fresh vegetables. Good taste and cheap price.  Read More

> Cool And Beautiful views

Oasis Pub and Restaurant

Location: Moo 2, Beach Road, Tambon Bophut, Koh Samui District.
Open: 09.00 – 02.00 pm.

Pub and bar restaurant with chilling atmosphere, simply decoration where you can sit, relax, and have a meeting. The menu of the restaurant also offers variety dishes desirable for tourists, especially foreigners. Read More

> Chill And Slow

About Café

Location: Ban Mae Nam, A. Koh Samui
Open: 07.30 – 17.00 pm. (Closed Sunday)

The small coffee shop with friendly environment. Various menu, drinks, desserts and breakfast. The highlight of this place is postcards available for foreigners in reasonable price. Read More

> Cool And Beautiful views

The Jungle Club

Location: Samui Town Center, Tambon Bophut, Koh Samui District.
Open: 09.30 – 18.30 pm.

The cafe is known for its beautiful scenery. You can see the beach in front of you in panorama while sipping fragrant coffee and cool drinks altogether with beautiful views. This is amazing, right? Read More

> Chill And Slow

June Art Café about Art & Craft

Location: Samui Town center, T. Bor Phud, A. Koh Samui
Open: 09.30 – 18.30 pm.

Healthy females can’t miss out! This restaurant provides menu of organics in both Thai and Western style. The food here is the style of Healthy Fusion Food with shop decoration in classic atmosphere. This place is suite for sitting chilly or working in the comfrey feeling. Read More

> Cool And Beautiful views

Sprit House Village

Location: Moo 2, Beach Road, Tambon Bophut, Koh Samui District.
Open: 12.00 – 23.00 pm.

Who'd like to eat Thai authentic food must come here. This restaurant is decorated in Thai style, surrounding by luxury wooden house, garden pavilion. A place to immerse yourself in charming atmosphere with food that you can feel tastes ofa perfect combination. Read More


> Chill And Slow

Wahn Tok

Location: Moo 5, Taweeratpakdee Rd., T. ang-thong, A.koh samui
Open: 11.00 – 22.00 pm.

Another place close to the sea decorated in simple romantic style. Here, you can smell sea breeze both inside and outside while you sit and eat your special meal amongst sunset sea view. Read More

> Cool And Beautiful views

The Cliff Bar & Grill Koh Samui

Location: Moo 4, Thongtakian Bay, Tambon Maret, Koh Samui District.
Open: 12.00 – 22.00 pm.

Seafood restaurant decorated with Mediterranean style characterized by good atmosphere. The highlight is the perfect place to sit and enjoy at the open air terrace overlooking the sea at night. Hot menu that you must order is salmon steak. It was very delicious. Read More

> Chill And Slow

Lae-Lae Restaurant

Location: Moo 4, Leab Chai Had Road, Bor Phut Subdistrict, Koh Samui District
Open: 10.00 – 23.00 pm.

Simply but fascinating with Thai-Thai style privacy. Being famous among travelers, the shop provides various types of meal. You can also enjoy walking along the beach and moving a swing. Read More

> Cool And Beautiful views


Location: Moo 5, Tambon Angthong, Koh Samui District.
Open: 11.00 – 20.00 pm.

The coffee shop with nice atmosphere decorated in sailors’ blue and white. There are many savory menu of dessert and beverage. Every part of café view is pretty beautiful as the café’s location is close to the beach. Read More

> Chill And Slow


Location: Moo 1, Lamai beach buildings, Robkoh Road, Tambon Maret, Koh Samui District.
Open: 11.00 – 22.00 pm.

Local style restaurant with delicious food focusing on traditional spicy Samui cuisine and open air decoration. For those wants to eat authentic Samui food, you must not miss it. Read More

> Cool And Beautiful views

Woo Bar @W Retreat Resort Koh Samui

Location: W Retreat Koh Samui hotel, Moo 1, Tambon Maenum, Koh Samui District.
Open: 11.00 – 01.00 am.

Although the prices are a little high, but this is worth for money comparing to the atmosphere and the view in front of you. The highlight here is the table for you to sit deeply in a pond: perfect for couples who are looking for dating or romantic dinner in  evening time. Read More

 14 Great souvenir!

1. Shrimp paste 2. Products from extracted coconut  3.Products from pearl shell
4. Pearl Necklace  5.Products from coconut shells  6. Hand-made item
7. seafood  8.Dried seafood  9.Stir with noodle coconut milk
10. colours of mango sticky rice  11.Coconut carved Monkey
12. Coconut oil  13.Tie-dyed clothing  14.Salted egg 


 14 Wonderful accommodation as heaven

> Chilling Weekend

Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui
Location: Moo.5 Bangpo, Koh Samui
Rate: 30,000 – 250,000฿

Silavadee Pool Spa Resort
Location:  Moo4 T.Maret, Koh Samui
Rate: 8,000 – 120,000฿

Eden Beach Villas
Location:  Moo1 T.Bophut, Koh Samui
Rate: 9,000 – 25,000฿

Ibis Samui Bophut Hotel
Location:  Bo Phut Beach, Koh Samui
Rate: 2,000 – 5000฿

The Scent Hotel
Location:  Moo4 T.Bo Phut, Koh Samui
Rate: 5,000 – 40,000฿

Cocopalm Beach Resort
Location:  Moo4 T.Maenam, Koh Samui
Rate: 2,000 – 15,000฿

Hansar Samui Resort
Location: Moo1 T.Bo Phut, Koh Samui
Rate: 10,000 – 30,000฿

> Relaxing All Night

W Retreat Koh Samui Hotel
Location:  Moo1 Koh Samui
Rate: 20,000 – 300,000฿

Six Senses Samui
Location:  Moo5 Baan Plai Lam, Koh Samui
Rate: 20,000 – 50,000฿

Tango Luxe Samui Beach Villa
Location:  Moo5 T.Bo Phut, Koh Samui
Rate: 5,000 – 15,000฿

Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui
Location: Moo3 T.Bo Phut, Chaweng Beach, Koh Samui
Rate: 7,000 – 25,000฿

Escape Beach Resort
Location:  T.Maenam, Koh Samui
Rate: 1,500 – 8,000฿

Ark Bar Beach Resort
Location: Moo2 Chaweng Beach, Koh Samui
Rate: 1,000 – 4,500฿

Baan Talay Resort
Location:  ตT.Bophut, Chaweng Beach, Koh Samui
Rate: 4,000 – 60,000฿


Key Point of This Trip

"We all have different opinions and lifestyle. Choose the right things. Search for things you like"

Some people like a chilling trip, laying and reading a favorite book in peaceful atmosphere without people, travelling to the unknown place and reviewing the past stories. Some people love adventure, doing an excited activity in order to be free from all-year-round stress.


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This Guide Book will help you to find the answer whatever your travel style is. The next Guide Book Issue15 will let you know more about “Had Yai : Unsleeping city” Don’t forget to follow the new Guide Book. Soon!

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