With its bays white sand lapped by turquoise waters, Ko Sarnet everything the island paradise. You will not be the only ones to appreciate the charms because it is a vacation spot of all who come to Bangkok to spend his weekends. It is also a destination of choice recommended by travel agencies.
Despite its proximity to the capital and popularity, Ko Samet has remained relatively wild, with a lush jungle interior extending to the hotels below. Most of the buildings of the waterfront respect, government regulation and blend into the trees. No high buildings or traffic jams (the inner road of the island is still not paved).
Ko Samet is part of a national park and is asked visitors an entrance fee (adult / 200/100 B) upon arrival. We perform in the office of the National Parks (National Parks Office) Hat Sai Kaew. Take a taxi from the dock and let you off at the entrance to adjust. Please keep your ticket in case of control.
On some islands, jumping from beach to beach. At Ko Samet, we will crack in crique.Le coastal trail traverses rocky headlands, forests cicadas buzzing and countless coves of dazzling beauty, the closer the south of the island, plus the atmosphere is relaxed.
Taking off in the north-east corner of the island, Flat Sai Kaew, “diamond sand” beach is the widest and clearest Ko Samet. But it is also the noisiest. Tanning enthusiasts, vendors sarongs, boats dropping hikers and restaurants galore: the local show is also part of the interest of the site. Evening, agitation intensity does not decrease with nightly parties and karaoke contest program.
Although the resorts are gradually replacing bungalows, housing remains surprisingly easy Sarnet KB, retro side with this little site so special in contrast to the other beach resorts in Thailand.