Explore Koh Samet Island
Off the coast of Rayong province, Koh Samet is an attractive resort island to local holidaymakers and international vacationers due to its convenient distance from Pattaya and Bangkok. Most parts of this island belong to Khao Laem Ya–Mu Ko Samet National Park so this is also a favorite place for nature lovers who wish to escape from urban concrete for fresh air. Koh Samet houses many white sand beaches, home to a number of beach bars and restaurants as well as beachfront accommodations serving Thai and foreign tourists. There are a lot of water sports available, among which snorkeling is the best with several nice coral reefs and colorful marine life. Plus the beautiful weather all year round, Koh Samet boasts everything for a fun-filled sea holiday escape.