Photo: Bake with boulders on Taling Ngam.

Ko Samui 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 Samui as a whole can be found via the icons above. Don’t know where to start? Read an overview of Ko Samui’s different areas.

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Eat and meet

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Lucky Restaurant
310/22 Moo 4, Nathon (at the beginning of the one way along the seafront, when travelling towards Bang Po)
T: (077) 420 392

Lucky Restaurant, a no-fuss, no-frills establishment along Ko Samui’s Nathon seafront with views across to the ferries, is one of the area’s most popular restaurants, serving excellent and affordable Thai and Western... Read our full review of Lucky Restaurant.

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Taling Ngam

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Taling Ngam
T: (077) 415 359

Probably Samui's most famous restaurant, and a popular wedding and events venue, The Five Islands is located on quiet Taling Ngam beach, overlooking its namesake of five small islands. They offer longboat tours to this attraction, a good way to extend an afternoon lunch. Open for lunch, dinner and sunset cocktails, the menu is predominantly Thai, with a few fusion twists. Although pricey, the... Read our full review of Five Islands Restaurant.

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Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Taling Ngam Beach? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.

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