Thai Holiday Planner highly recommends several island tours and activities to further enrich your Koh Samui experience. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing day out, adventure, a romantic afternoon for two, family activities, or a specifically Thai experience, you’ll find something in here for everyone! If there is something you would like to do, that you cannot see, please just let us know and we can help you organise your own tailored day out!

Koh Tao & Koh Nangyuan Snorkeling Trip

Koh Tao & Koh Nangyuan Snorkeling Trip

Koh Tao is arguably one of Thailand’s best kept secrets. Known as a snorkeler and scuba divers paradise, visitors are encouraged to explore the crystal clear shallow waters, coral reefs filled with colorful marine life, feed the fish, wander the white sandy beaches or just sun bake amongst within stunning landscape.

Koh Nangyuan is a tiny island attached to Koh Tao and is also known for its magnificent snorkeling and beautiful beaches. It also holds a large mountain and two smaller mountains for short hikes and spectacular views.

  • 07:00 Air-con minivan pick up from your villa to Lomprayah Pier. Light meal served for breakfast at the pier.

  • 08:00 Board a speed boat, the most comfortable way to get there, within 1.5 hours.

  • 09:30 Arrive in Koh Tao, board a snorkeling boat and begin your underwater exploration.

  • 12:00 Buffet lunch will be served at Koh Nangyuan restaurant, with further snorkeling in Koh Nangyuan, as well as fun activities such as the 10 minute hike to the view point on top of the mountain.

  • 14:30 Catamaran journey back to Samui.

  • 16:30 Souvenir shopping and transfer back to your villa.

Excludes national park entrance fee 100 baht per adult / 50 baht per child (payable by cash on tour)

Angthong National Marine Park

Angthong National Marine Park

Want to get more out of your day? This tour to the National Marine Park allows more activities to be compacted into one day, as you travel by speed boat, getting you to and from Angthong faster.

By Speed Boat

  • Transfer from your hotel

  • Departure with high speedboat – with light breakfast served on board

  • Arrive at “Wao Island” for the best snorkeling in the area

  • Reach “Tai Phow Island” and cruise through the magnificent beauty of Angthong National Marine Park, exploring the ancient limestone cave by sea canoe (dependent on tide and weather conditions)

  • Buffet lunch

  • Speed boat again to Mae Koh Island. Relax on the beach or climb through dense rain-forest, for the spectacular view of the Emerald Lake

  • Depart the national marine park, and cruise along the coast line of beautiful Koh Samui

  • Transfer back to your hotel

Please note that any price quotes excludes national park entrance fee 200 baht per adult / 100 baht per child (payable by cash on tour)

By Big Boat

Explore the exotic island of Angthong National Marine Park. Walk on pristine white beaches, swim in emerald green water, discover the island and various caves by kayak, snorkel the tropical underwater world and climb the mountain ranges.

  • 07:30 Transfer from your villa to Nathon Pier.

  • 08:30 Depart from Koh Samui to Angthong National Marine Park, with breakfast served on board

  • 09:50 Arrive at Angthong National Marine Park (Koh Wau Ta Lap”. Kayak to explore the various caves, climb to the panoramic view points, discover “Bua Boke” volcanic cave and snorkeling around the beach

  • 12:00 Lunch on board

  • 13:00 Arrive “Koh Mae Koh”, climb the pathway to view the famous inner sea, and more snorkeling

  • 15:00 Journey back to Koh Samui, with afternoon snack on board

  • 16:20 Arrive in Koh Samui and transfer back to your villa

  • Please note any price quoted excludes national park entrance fee 200 baht per adult/100 baht per child (payable by cash on tour)
    Big Game Fishing

    Big Game Fishing

    Interested in chasing the catch of the day? Board a genuine Thai fishing boat which offers plenty of shade, with all equipment supplied including your rod, lines, trawling gear, bait and lures.

    Fresh cold drinks supplied all day as well as a Thai boat lunch and fresh tropical fruits. Not to mention the bragging rights if you snag the fish of a lifetime!

    Types of fish to expect include Barracuda, Cobia, Shark, Mackerel, Sailfish, Snapper, Grouper, Trevally, to name a few!

    BBQ your catch on board or take it home!

    • 09:30 Pick up from your villa

    • 10:00 Boat departs for open water

    • 17:00 Boat returns and transfer back to villa

    Private charter available on request

    Jungle Safari
    Jungle Safari

    Full Day Tour
    (09.00 – 17.30)

    • Grandfather Grandmother rocks
    • Monkey works the coconut
    • Elephant trekking 30 minutes (optional)
    • Live crocodile show
    • Waterfall swims
    • Mummified Monk
    • 4x4 to the Mountain top
    • Buddha’s Magic Garden
    • Viewpoint 650 meters above sea level
    • Tasting Thai fruit in season
    • Lunch at Woodland Restaurant
    • Rubber plantation
    • Descend the mountain
    • Pass Maenam / Bophut Villages
    • Big Buddha near sunset

    Half Day Tour
    (09.00 – 15.00)

    • Elephant trekking 30 minutes (optional)
    • Monkey Show
    • Baby Elephant Theatre
    • Live Crocodile Show
    • Swimming at the waterfall
    • Mummified Monk
    • 4x4 climb into the jungle
    • Magnificent viewpoint
    • Tasting Thai fruit in season
    • Buddha’s Magic garden
    • Traditional Thai lunch
    Extreme Cable Rides
    Extreme Cable Rides

    Want an adventure you’ll never forget?

    Tour Samui’s rainforests by cable – gliding from tree house to tree house above the rainforest canopy.

    No experience necessary, completely safe and fully insured.

    Package includes:

    • 4x4 safari to the location
    • Short nature trek
    • 6 cable rides for over 500 meters
    • Highly trained staff on every platform
    • World’s best equipment – PETZL
    • Secret waterfall swim
    • Complimentary fresh fruit and snacks
    • 2 to 3 hours per tour, but you are welcome to spend the whole day
    Samui Quadbike Tour
    Samui Quadbike Tour

    Explore Koh Samui’s jungles by quad bike, travelling on an exciting journey – 2.5 hours in length.

    Trek under lush coconut groves, through rivers and fruit plantations, along winding jungle tracks and to hidden waterfalls.

    Whether you have ridden a quad motorbike before, or a beginner, this fun day out suits everyone.

    Training is provided and guides are there on hand to assist throughout the trip.

    The tour includes transfer to and from your villa, all equipment, assistance, fuel and insurance, plus refreshments are available from the viewpoint restaurant.
    Long Tail Boat Tour
    Long Tail Boat Tour

    Explore the southern Samui coast lines and neighbouring islands by traditional long tail fishing boats. Tours include a light lunch, captain, shaded cover, and snorkeling. Fishing options can also be arranged on request. Experience Thailand as the locals have done for centuries.

    Tours Available

    Snorkeling trip (non private)

    Sunset trip (non private)

    Private tour (up to 4 pax)

    *choose from the day trip or sunset trip and add 800 baht per additional person all trips include return transfers to resort, life jackets and safety equipment, experienced captain, drinking water and light lunch.
    Dolphin Tour
    Dolphin Tour

    This tour operator is fairly new on the island but is already becoming one of the favorites.

    Offering a unique speed boating experience, Dolphin Tour Samui operate small half day and full day group tours, exploring Koh Samui’s coastline, visiting hidden caves, island hopping, shopping, snorkeling and most importantly pink dolphin watching.

    What also makes this tour operator special is they are actively involved in the Wild Dolphin

    Tour 1 (Tue, Thurs & Sat) 9:00am – 5:30pm

    • Hotel pickup and scenic drive through the beautiful south of Samui
    • Speedboat ride past the Five Sister Islands
    • Exciting pink dolphin watching along the coast with 90% chance of spotting
    • River ride with long-tail boat through mangroves and jungle – passing fisherman’s village and followed by lunch
    • After lunch visit a beautiful beach for swimming and relaxing
    • Visit a deep mystic cave with huge stalactites and stalagmites
    • Return home around 5pm

    Tour 2 (Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun) 9:00am – 2:30pm

    • Hotel pickup and scenic drive through the beautiful south of Samui
    • Speedboat ride past the Five Sister Islands
    • Exciting pink dolphin watching along the coast with 90% chance of spotting
    • Thai lunch provided
    • Snorkeling or relaxing at hidden South Coral Islands
    • Slowly start to return home around 2pm
    Private Boat Charters
    Private Boat Charters

    Whether you want to spend the day touring the nearby islands for snorkeling and swimming, desire a romantic sunset cruise for two, or you would prefer to visit some of the hotspots such as Koh Tao or the National Marine Park on your own private tour, we can provide you with any number of options to help you plan your own special day out on a boat charter. Private tours are tailor made to your desire.

    Private charters can provide you with all villa transfers, breakfasts & lunches, snacks & soft drinks, all your snorkeling and fishing equipment, safety equipment for children, towels, as well as knowledgeable and friendly guides.

    Our selection of boats include luxury yachts, catamarans and speed boats.

    Here are some of the private boat charter options:

    - half day sailing

    - sunset sailing

    - full day charter

    - speed boat tour to Angthong National Marine Park

    - speed boat sunset tour

    - luxury Catamaran charter

    - around Samui island charter

    - private diving tours

    - full moon party charters to Koh Phangan