KOH SAMUI HOLIDAYS
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT KOH SAMUI
A guide to plan your Koh Samui Holidays
ADVICE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
Seasons & Weather
Find out when is the best time to visit Koh Samui. Learn about the seasons and how they compare with other popular destinations in Thailand.
See the weather on live cams placed across multiple locations on the island.
Check the forecast for each season and month in Koh Samui.
Be aware of punctual weather alerts that may impact your holiday in Koh Samui
Get to Koh Samui
Travelling across Thailand can be and adventure. Island hopping is travel intense. You will be taking planes, trains, ferries, speedboats, buses, vans, taxis and tuk-tuks regularly.
Reading our guide will save you time and money during your holiday.
Book tickets in advance to Koh Samui from Bangkok, Phuket, Krabi, Phi Phi, Surat Thani & other Asian locations.
Areas in Koh Samui
Depending on your expectations for your Koh Samui holidays, you will enjoy some areas more than others on the island.
Find out what is special about the different areas in Koh Samui including: Chaweng, Bophut, Lamai, Bangrak, Maenam, Plai Laem, Taling Ngam and Choeng Mon. Some areas are more commercial. Some more quiet. Some with more buzz. Choose your favorite!
How much to spend
We get questions about prices in Thailand frequently: How much money should I change? How much it costs eating out in Koh Samui? How much to spend in a week? Where to exchange?
Check our budget calculator. You can estimate how much you will spend during your holiday in Koh Samui. Follow tips to save a little fortune on currency exchange and cash withdrawals
Koh Samui is known for the quality and variety of the resorts available. Launching soon a guide to help you select and book rooms and villas at the most exclusive and look after resorts and locations on the island.
Choosing the right resort will define your vacation in Koh Samui so keep an eye on this space for updates.
We will include a Airbnb ranking too!
Find a car for your Koh Samui holidays at the best price! Check our rent a car section to find well stablished car rental brands and local suppliers. Find suggestion to drive in Thailand safe.
In Koh Samui you will need a car or moped to explore the island.
Cars are in short supply during high season. Reserve your car before arrival to avoid paying more and wasting time!
Koh Samui is considered a safe holiday destination. There are certain risks to mitigate taking precautions including:
Vaccinations | Mosquitos & dengue | Sunburns | Food | Rain | Animals | Jellyfish | Road safety | Allergies | Heatrash| Emergency procedures.
Find in our guide all information to easily avoid the most common health and safety risks in Thailand.
No one likes to spend time at the Immigration Office during their vacation.
Visa arrangements in Thailand can be painless if you are aware of the rules that apply to your own circumstances.
Immigration rules in Thailand change frequently so make sure you check our section to know what to expect.
Find information and help to apply for a visa. Book a border run trip for longer stays or let our partners do everything for you!