Maenam Pier is located on the north of Samui Island and is known as well as Pralarn Pier and Lomprayah Ferry Pier. Lomprayah is the main operator that provide services at Maenam Pier. The pier has ferrie services with daily departs to and from Koh Phangan, Koh Tao and the Surat Thani mainland.
Maenam is a bit closer to some of the more traditional and rural Samui areas and lifestyles. Maenam Beach is more relaxed in comparision with the other Samui beaches. There is a variety of restaurants along Maenam Beach, if you are planning to take a ferry at Maenam Pier, it is a good excuse to eat at one of those. The water is calm and good for swimming. The sand is clean and good for walking.