Near Na Thon, this waterfall is worth visiting if you've an afternoon to kill before taking a boat back to the mainland. After a mildly strenuous hike over streams and boulders, reward yourself with a dip in the poo…
Several temples have the mummified remains of pious monks, including Wak Khunaram, which is south of Rte 4169 between Th Ban Thurian and Th Ban Hua. Its monk, Luang Phaw Daeng, has been dead for over two decades but…
Just beyond Hat Lamai, Hua Thanon is home to a vibrant Muslim community, and its anchorage of high-bowed fishing vessels by the almost deserted beach is a veritable gallery of intricate designs.
At Wat Samret, near Th Ban Hua, you can see a typical Mandalay sitting Buddha carved from solid marble – a common sight in India and northern Thailand, but not so common in the south.
The smaller of two waterfalls just north of the ring road near Ban Hua Thanon. There are signs warning visitors not to climb the falls as there have been fatalities.
High-drop waterfall just north of the ring road near Ban Hua Thanon. There are signs warning visitors not to climb the falls as there have been fatalities.
On the western part of Samui and near the waterfalls of the same name, this temple teaches daily vipassana meditation courses.