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Island hopping - Thailand

Island Hopping in the Gulf of Thailand

Highlights

  • 13-day island-hopping vacation from Koh Tao, Koh Phangan, and Koh Samui

  • Relax in a natural paradise on Thailand’s most beautiful beaches

  • Discover colorful coral reefs on snorkeling & diving excursions

  • Stay in charming boutique hotels

  • Includes breakfast & transfers

Description

Imagine a vacation with sandy beaches, coconut palm trees, and the glistening turquoise sea. On this nine-day island-hopping experience, you will discover some of Thailand's most beautiful jewels: Koh Tao, Koh Phangan, and Koh Samui. Relax on pristine beaches and get to know the region around the Gulf of Thailand. Diving, snorkeling, and hiking enthusiasts will love the adventures on these paradise islands.

Destination

Asia

Koh Tao - Koh Phangan - Koh Samui

The best travel time for Koh Samui, Koh Phangan, and Koh Tao is in the primary season between mid-December and March. During this time, there’s little precipitation, and the temperatures are between 30°C and 35°C. March to August is hot and humid. October and November are the rainiest months, with brief, heavy rain showers in the morning.

Your adventure begins on Koh Samui! A transfer will pick you up and drop you off at Mae Nam Pier. Embark on a ferry ride to Koh Tao.

Koh Tao, aka Turtle Island, is the tropical getaway you've been needing. Relax beneath the swaying palm trees, discover the colorful coral reefs in a magnificent underwater world and sunbathe on the powdery sand beaches. The paradisiacal island is known for diving and snorkeling because of its colorful fish variety! You can also discover the island's beautiful landscapes on different hiking adventures.

Travel time ferry Koh Samui - Koh Tao: approx. 1.5 hours

Four nights with breakfast on Koh Tao, Thailand

The next days are at your leisure.

Borrow a canoe from the hotel and visit Nang Yuan, a neighboring island. Don’t forget your snorkeling gear because as you canoe over to the island, you can already see the colorful fish that live in the crystal clear water.

The island's only restaurant welcomes you for lunch.

After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, a transfer will take you to the ferry terminal. And in a couple of hours, you will reach Koh Phangan!

Koh Phangan is one of Thailand's most popular islands because of its authentic charm compared to the large, well-developed neighboring island Koh Samui.

During the day, relax on the pristine beach or take a trekking tour in the dense rainforest. Rent a scooter and explore the diverse corners of this unique island.

In the evening, some delicious restaurants offer authentic and local delicacies.

Travel time ferry Koh Tao - Koh Phangan: approx. 1.5 hours

Four nights with breakfast on Koh Phangan, Thailand

You can personally design what the next few days will look like on this fairytale island! Although Koh Phangan is a bit quieter than its neighbor island and big sister Koh Samui, you can still experience all sorts of things.

Do you want to kick back and relax? Or, instead, go on an exciting adventure through the jungle or underwater world? For the guests wishing to indulge in this tropical getaway, Koh Phangan is particularly famous for its paradisiacal beaches, the offshore coral reefs, and clear waters. If you want something more active, try one of the many hiking tours through the hilly hinterland and discover the Phaeng waterfall! After the long hike, dip into the waterfall's freshwater, enjoy beautiful views, and take advantage of this unique photo opportunity.

After breakfast, you will leave Koh Phangan and take a ferry to Koh Samui.

Once you arrive, a transfer will take you to your hotel. Koh Samui will captivate you with its crescent-shaped, paradisiacal beaches. Stroll through the sand with a cocktail in your hand, and let the sand seep between your toes. The island's dense rainforest invites you to adventure its beautiful waterfalls!

Numerous restaurants and bars offer treats from all over the world.

Travel time ferry Koh Phangan - Koh Samui: approx. 2 hours

Four nights with breakfast on Koh Samui, Thailand

Customize what you would like to do during your last days in paradise!

Sunbathe on the pristine beach, or explore the wilder part of the island by car or scooter. Koh Samui has many attractions and numerous paradisiacal destinations that will take your breath away.

Your island hopping tour ends with your transfer to Koh Samui Airport. We hope you had a wonderful time in Thailand and go home with lots of souvenirs and memories.

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The Haad Tien Beach Resort****, Koh Tao, Thailand

Located on Thian Og Bay in the southeast of Koh Tao Island, this sprawling resort blends harmoniously with unspoiled nature. Facilities include a restaurant serving Thai and international delicacies, a beautifully landscaped pool, a private beach and a cozy beach bar that invites you for refreshing cocktails or romantic sundowners.

The cozy and modern villas nestle across the resort's lush garden. They offer a bathroom with a shower and toilet, safe, minibar, air conditioning, satellite TV, Nespresso machine, and DVD player. The magnificent terrace provides views of the tropical gardens or the sea.

Kupu Kupu Phangan *****, Koh Phangan, Thailand

Kupu Kupu Phangan is Thailand’s best-kept secret for those seeking a tranquil, romantic getaway or nature lovers! Escape reality and stay at this beach villa and spa getaway by L'Occitane. The 37 villas feature a private atmosphere that's perfect for couples and families. It's one of the best hotels in the Gulf of Thailand.

You can enjoy a selection of Thai dishes and fresh seafood in the accommodation's in-house restaurant during sunset. The soothing shore of Naiwok Beach is only a few steps away from your front door and offers a first-class price-performance ratio, especially in the luxurious Sunset Pool Villas. You can reach your accommodation in about 30 minutes by boat from Koh Samui.

Bo Phut Resort & Spa ****, Koh Samui, Thailand

The tranquil Bo Phut Resort and Spa, situated on the famous vacation island of Koh Samui, welcomes you to its tropical setting and high-quality, Thai-style accommodation. The rooms feature luxury furnishings and offer plenty of comforts, peaceful surroundings, and a great view of the lush gardens.

The pool area directly connects to the dreamy five-kilometer long Bophut Beach. The two in-house restaurants serve Thai and international cuisine at the highest level. Relax and unwind in a quiet atmosphere or explore the precious cultural treasures of the island

Duration of the trip: 13 days / 12 nights

Including

  • Twelve nights including breakfast in the hotels mentioned or similar
    • Four nights at The Haad Tien Beach Resort **** in a Hideaway Villa on Koh Tao
    • Four nights at the Kupu Kupu Phangan ***** in a Sunset Pool Villa on Koh Phangan
    • Four nights at the Bo Phut Resort & Spa **** in a Deluxe Garden View Room on Koh Samui
  • All necessary transfers according to the itinerary (Land: private; Ferry: public)

Excluding

  • International flights
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned in the scope of services
  • Personal expenses, such as minibar and tips
  • Insurance
  • Visa

Additional experiences

Samui Island Tour

  1. Per person from 68 € excl. Flight
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