Koh Samui is Thailand’s second largest island, located in the Gulf of Thailand. It’s a stunning island famed for its crystal blue waters and palm fringed powdery white beaches. It has something for everyone with exciting nightlife, natural marine parks and a range of beautiful landscapes.
While it does have a reputation for being quite expensive, with its plethora of fancy resorts and upscale hotels, it does still draw in a younger crowd with budget hostels and an array of affordable attractions. This means it’s also an incredible yacht charter destination, with so much to see and do for all ages.
Koh Samui has an abundance of natural beauty, stunning temples and exciting attractions. If you’re visiting on your next yacht charter, here’s what not to miss:
The Koh Samui boat charter season stretches from May to August. This is when the Southwest monsoon is in full flow, with rain and strong winds. Samui is sheltered, offering the best sailing holiday weather at this time.