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Half-Day Electric Bike Tour in Koh Samui
"The bike tour starts daily at 10am from Bophut near Fisherman’s village in Koh Samui lead by a multi-lingual guide. You will visit the amazing temples of Big Buddha and Wat Plai Laem. On the way to the Temples of Big Buddha and Wat Plai Laem you will passing by some local areas such as Maenam Beach Fisherman's Village and the Bangkrak Markets. The Bangkrak Market is a daily market used by the locals and will give you an authentic experience of everyday Thai living! There are also great snacks and drinks available here to enjoy.You will stop you will move on to one of the best places to visit Wat Plai Leam it is close to the Big Buddha and also a large temple complex where you can take many interesting photos here. This place has a few temples by the water as well. You can feed the fish in the pond for small pocket change. Please note you need to dress appropriately and taking off your shoe before enter the temples."""
From THB1,000.00
Koh Samui to Koh Phangan by High Speed Ferry
"Your transfer from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan can start with a hotel pick up or you can make your way to the conveniently located meeting point at Bang Rak Pier.Several different departure times are on offer throughout the day so all you need to do is choose from a morning mid-afternoon or late afternoon departure.There is a short relaxing 30 minute journey ahead of you by high speed ferry. At the end is your destination Thong Sala pier on Koh Phangan.From the pier
From THB438.00
Koh Nang Yuan and Koh Tao Snorkeling Tour from Koh Samui
"After hotel pickup on Koh Samui travel by speedboat to the island of Koh Nang Yuan. With three smaller islands making up this amazing destination all connected by a large sandbank Koh Nang Yuan offers an unbroken stretch of clean white sand to relax on. You’ll find fabulous corals and an amazing array of brightly colored fish in the crystal-clear warm waters where sea turtles are also a common sight.Spend your time swimming snorkeling and sunbathing at this postcard-perfect spot before continuing on to Koh Tao. The island gets its name (translated as Turtle Island) due to its shape and is renowned as one of the most scenic places for diving and snorkeling in the Gulf of Thailand. (Hint: You might spot sea turtles here too!)After lunch is served
From THB2,913.00

On The Roads Tips (10)

Sand and water on the roads

According to a lonely planet guide that I read lately, Koh Samui has the highest rate per population of accidents and deaths on the roads compared to anywhere else in Thailand.A lot of this is due to...
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Jan 10, 2006

Motor Bikes - pocket snatchers

It happened to two friends who rented a motor bike and did a little tour on the island. They were going with about 60 km per hour on a main road and had their belongings placed in the basket in the...
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May 16, 2003


The hiring of a jeep is both good & dangerous. As I mentioned in my off the beaten path tip if you decide to tackle Lamai mountain it would be an advantage if you have alot of experience in 4...
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Oct 05, 2006

Keep Left

When driving on Samui for the first time it can be quiet a shock to see a "keep left"sign when in fact the thai people seem to do as they please.While this is law,even the police seem to use both...
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May 10, 2004

Taxi Rip Off

Taxis on Samui don't have meters so you have to bargain but usually they will charge you a fix rate like 500 baht.They will try to tell you where your going is so far or the price of petrol is...
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Aug 05, 2008


For a small island the traffic is considerably hectic particularly around Chaweng and the other busy towns. There are crossings but generally cars do not stop so you often find yourself dodging in and...
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Oct 26, 2007

Nightmare roads

Remember In Thailand drive on the left, and if on a scooter or motorbike you should wear a helmet and can be fined if you don't.Obviously a car is safer but not so versitile but whatever you hire out...
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Sep 24, 2007

Change your mind set

When walking or crossing roads, make sure you look all the ways (left, right, ahead and behind) and never apply your civilized mentality or you will never be able to cross the road. There are no signs...
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Sep 04, 2006

Early morning Pickpocket

After sunrise on Chaweng Beach before 6am I ventured out to the main road (by the Starbucks). None of the shops open until 7-730am. A nice looking local female that partied a little too much the...
May 25, 2004

dangerous experience

while we were in a taxi driving along some inner land of koh samui, suddenly someone use stones to hit our running car, the glass and head of the car is damaged, luckily not too bad, don know who were...
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Mar 13, 2003
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Yoga House & Spa in Lamai

Yoga House & Spa is a cosy studio located in the very centre of Lamai. There are three healthy things to enjoy here: yoga classes, Spa treatments, vegan food. Group yoga and meditation classes...
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