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Ko Samet

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A popular trip from Bangkok, Ko Samet provides a getaway with white-sand beaches, clear waters, and coral reefs teeming with fish. Both Thai and foreign travelers frequent the island to either laze on the beaches or take advantage of popular things to do in Ko Samet, which include mountain biking, boat trips, and scuba diving. Vendors sell deliciously barbecued dishes along livelier beaches, while hawkers offer goodies like fruit and ice cream. Only one main road makes navigating on the island easy, and whether you prefer to walk, use a tuktuk, or rent your own motorcycle, sightseeing in for Ko Samet presents few transportation problems. In the build up to your vacation in Ko Samet, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our Thailand family vacation planner.
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Ko Samet offers a huge selection of accommodations, from budget to upscale. The island's proximity to Bangkok means the busy season lasts all year long, so book as early as you can to avoid disappointment once you arrive. As tourism increases on Ko Samet, room prices continue to rise, and lodgings friendly to backpackers are rapidly disappearing. Most decent rooms remain clustered on the east coast, but if you prefer a quieter Ko Samet vacation, head west instead.
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