Curry paste at the market, Fisherman's village, Bophut Beach, Ko Samui, Thailand

Curry paste at the market, Fisherman's village, Bophut Beach, Ko Samui, Thailand

Curry paste at the market, Fisherman's village, Bophut Beach, Ko Samui, Thailand


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Set at the centre of Bophut, Fisherman's Village is located in the north of Ko Samui, with Mae Nam to the west, and Big Buddha Beach to the east. Turn off the main Ring road (4169) at the traffic lights, and this takes you on to route 4171. About 100m after the traffic lights, an ornate arch welcomes you to Fisherman's Village, where old Chinese shophouses are well preserved and interspersed with tasteful modern buildings.

The village has a distinct French feel to it, with many boutiques, restaurants and guesthouses owned by French expats. Restaurants and accommodation are of the more midrange to upmarket variety in Bophut; you are less ... Read our complete Bophut Beach travel guide

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