The Ang Thong National Park is located across 42 islands off the coast of Koh Samui and is a favourite among location among day-trippers.
A Day Trip
If you are planning a day trip off Koh Samui then you will obviously be encouraged by local resorts like Avani+ Samui Resort to consider the possibility of heading to Ang Thong National Park which is situated off the coast of Koh Samui and Koh Phangan.
How to Get There
If you are staying at one of the Koh Samui resorts, you can arrange to be picked up from your hotel at 9 a.m. and head to Bophut where you will be charged a small fee in order take the boat out. After a small complimentary breakfast, you can head out. The journey to the national park will be very relaxing and quick.
Snorkel in the South
Once you have arrived you could choose between snorkelling or exploring the islands. The waters are warm and make the best place for some snorkelling. It is especially great for beginners because the waters are very gentle.
Visit Monkey Rock
Once you get back in your speed boat make sure to add a visit to Monkey Rock into your itinerary. The rock face depicts the face of a monkey and is quite worth going past for breathtaking internet shots.
Lunch on Koh Phaluai
Enjoy lunch on the island of Koh Phaluai and make sure you try all the delicious variations of authentic Thai dishes.
Stop At the Beach
Head to the beach which is quiet and clean and absolutely beautiful and relax to end the day.