Located on top of a hilly terrain that gives breathtaking views of the area, the Wat Khao Hua Jook is a charming buddhist temple that lies off the beaten path. Look for a hotel in Samui while exploring this area and a popular Koh Samui resort that is frequented by visitors to the region is Anantara Lawana Resort & Spa Koh Samui offering comfortable accommodation along with holistic healing which is a rare combination indeed. Wat Khao Hua Jook is not only known for the utmost sense of serenity that permeates the place which makes it a highly conducive place for meditation, it also offers breathtaking panoramic views. Many locals are seen to be frequenting the place in the evenings to witness the glorious and colourful sunsets that this place is famous for while one can also spot a few aeroplanes taking off and landing as the Koh Samui airport is located quite nearby. Also, do not miss the replica of the Buddha’s footprint which is kept inside the temple.