Koh Samui beaches are not that impressive when it comes to snorkelling opportunities. But a couple of spots around the island deal respectable undersea landscapes loaded with tropical aquatic life. A lot of these interesting skin diving websites lie in concealed or small coves, so reaching them to take pleasure in a swim in an aquarium-like atmosphere is something of an amazing soft-adventurous trip out of the ordinary.

Koh Tao

If you really are a hardcore snorkeler, the very best snorkelling coastlines in Samui perhaps won’t satisfy your assumptions. In this case, you should join a field trip to nearby Koh Tao and Koh Nang Yuan, situated 60km north of Samui. These islands are globe popular for their spectacular undersea scenery as well as provide a few of the ideal snorkelling and diving sites in the Gulf of Thailand.

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Chaweng Noi

Coral Cove is a tiny bay at the south of Chaweng Noi on the eastern beach coast of Koh Samui and also is one of the most highly-recommended areas to delight in snorkelling on the island. Featuring large stones outside and also inside the water, as well as a wide range of corals– therefore its name– housing institutions of fish as well as plentiful aquatic life a few metres off the coastline, Coral Cove will surely please all undersea expedition connoisseurs. 2 resorts– Coral Cove Resort and also Coral Cove Chalet– occupy as well as keep the coastline clean.

Choeng Mon

Choeng Mon is at the northeastern shore of Samui, a short distance from Samui International Airport. Regardless of its quick advancement with the building and construction of hotels and also satellite companies. it is an excellent destination to have a relaxing holiday in Samui. Featuring 2 small islands– Koh Fan Yai and also Koh Fan Noi – existing a few hundred metres off its coast, Choeng Mon is famous for offering site visitors with outstanding water tasks, including sea kayaking, diving, and also snorkelling.

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Silver Beach is also known as “Haad Thong Ta Kian” is a tiny bay located between Lamai and Chaweng. Real estate four mid-range hotels, Silver Beach has all the properties of a little and also surprise exotic paradise. Silver Beach offers pleasant snorkelling playgrounds along granite boulders at both of its ends. You’ll locate tiny spots of the reef with marine life here.

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Taling Ngam is situated 20 minutes south of Nathon Town. This location is remote and only hosts a handful of hotels varying from budget to elegant. The shore holds rocks and reefs a brief range from the coastline. Getting there is some type of a journey as the several roadways found there to develop something of a maze. Roaming around this part of Samui is extremely pleasurable. The shore and the landscape are extremely gorgeous. And the absence allows you to find a much more authentic side of the island.

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Ao Phang Ka

Ao Phang Ka is a square-shaped bay situated at the southern tip of Taling Ngam Beach. There is a couple of resorts on this island, and it gives an excellent exotic getaway. Snorkelling ready in Phang Ka Bay itself, as well as off the coastline located to the south of the bay. The best snorkelling spot is located toward the southerly suggestion of the bay, after a brief drive on a trail through the jungle.

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