Thailand’s self-styled ‘boutique island’ is a classic tropical Thai experience. Samui boasts some of the best commercial beaches in the region, with classy villa resorts, plenty of activities plus a relaxing atmosphere. But there’s much more than beaches to keep you busy and interested on Koh Samui. An assortment of water sports, and other sports, is on offer around the island, as well as animal shows, boat trips and jungle tours. Great diving at Koh Tao and the amazing Ang Thong Archipelago.Samui’s temples offer some of the best sightseeing and photographic opportunities on the island,however, there is also the lush, hilly inland and several fantastic islands nearby.