Ko Samae San, Samaesan

4.5
#4 of 9 in Nature in Chonburi Province
Ko Samae San is a small island with many sandy beaches providing excellent swimming opportunities and access to good snorkeling spots. You can bike around the island or trek through the lush forest, as well as visit a small natural history museum housing a whale skeleton. Because of the proximity of a Thai naval base, you need to book a tour through a local operator to visit this destination. Put Ko Samae San into our Samaesan trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Samaesan.
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  • Koh Samae San is taken care by Thai Marines and is one out of the nine islands under a royal project of Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn that preserves the plants and animals of the sea and island The....  more »
  • The island was so clean and clear water have much activity for Thai people at 300 THB for a foreigner at 600 THB  more »
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  • Absolutely recommending this place. Beautiful island with nice snorkeling opportunity. Thai Navy is managing the place very respectfully. t-shirt and long swimpants are the outfit to ware. Only 500 people are allowed on the island a day. Beautiful fauna and flora.
  • Secluded and peaceful island with clear blue water! Island is controlled by Thai navy and only ~500 people are allowed on the island per day so you have to get to the pier quite early in the day to secure a place on the shuttle boat to the island. The downside is the toilets on the island which could be improved. Oh and bikinis are not allowed on the island

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