Ko Samet is so big, we've split it up into areas, select one of the below for detailed accommodation and food listings in that area. Sights and general overviews for Ko Samet as a whole can be found via the icons above. Don't know where to start? Read an overview of Ko Samet's different areas.
Depth can range from five to 25 metres and some worthwhile reefs can be explored at Hin Pholeung off the Samet coast as well as nearby islands, especially Ko Plateen.
A handful of Samet dive operations offer beginner lessons, day dives and PADI certification, including Ploy Scuba Diving based on Haad Sai Kaew and Ao Prao Divers of Ao Prao Resort.
By David Luekens
Last updated on 9th November, 2013.