Download GPX file for this article

From Wikivoyage
This is an old revision of this page, as edited by Wrh2 (talk | contribs) at 16:58, 12 March 2016 (added geo tag from wikidata using AWB).

Asia > Southeast Asia > Thailand > Southern Thailand > Central Gulf Coast > Ko Samui > Laem Yai
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Laem Yai Beach is a beach on the very northwest tip of the island of Ko Samui. It is not clear exactly where this is as Laem Yai other than the northwest tip of Samui as it does not appear on maps of the area.

Laem Yai Beach Bay and the northwest tip of Samui

Get in

  • From Nathon: Head 5 km north, then take a left just before the road rises steeply and turns east.
  • From Chaweng: Head west approximately 12 km along the northern ring road, take a right turn at the bottom of the hill when the road angles to the left.

Get around

Taxi from Chaweng: 600 baht. Recommend your own transport. Hire a motorbike or a 4 x 4.


Beautiful sunsets, shallow seas, and idyllic coconut palm-lined beaches await explorers.


Walk along the beach, take a kayak out on the ocean, chill.


  • 1 The Terrace, Kao Laem Yai Beach (Most maps will show this on Bang Makham Beach, not Laem Yai), +66 77 421721. 18:00-23:00. This high-end restaurant serves up the daily catche. On the beach, the open-air sala affords diners with a perfect view of the sunsets over the distant islands of Ang Thong. Food is international and Thai, with an occasional special menu. Offers upscale accommodation from roughly 3,000 baht (Internet promotional price). 400 baht.


Go next

This city travel guide to Laem Yai is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!

Template:No Wikipedia link