With its lush tropical forests, pristine beaches and multiple religious places, Koh Samui Island in Thailand offers you plenty of tourist destinations to choose from. It is one of the best places for gays to go on a holiday or just to relax and rejuvenate. The island has a vibrant nightlife, thrilling daytime activities and plenty of Thailand gay resorts to suit your budget.
What to Visit when in Koh Samui
Koh Samui is dotted with tourist spots some of which are adventure hubs while others are religious places. A travel planner at a Thailand gay resortcan help you select the best places to visit during your stay at Koh Samui.
The Samui Elephant Sanctuary
Elephants are magnificent creatures that are highly responsive to human contact. When trained properly, they are just the animals you can safely enjoy watching even at close distances.
The Samui Elephant Sanctuary offers you the opportunity to appreciate these gentle giants and understand them better. It is the first such initiative in southern Thailand to rehabilitate aged elephants who have laboured hard in the prime of their lives.
Your Thailand gay resort has all details about the sanctuary so that you can plan your itinerary accordingly.
The Paradise Park Farm
Spread over 20 acres among lush tropical forests, the farm is perched high on Mt. Khao Pom which is the highest mountain in Koh Samui. Apart from the breathtaking panoramic view it offers, the park boasts a diverse collection of some of the most exotic birds and animals.
It also has a hip cafe where you and your partner can relax after long walks through the extensive gardens.
The Samui Snake Farm
If you want to know more about snakes and other reptiles, this is the place you should be headed for. Any Thailand gay resort will recommend this park for its collection of diverse snakes, crocodiles, lizards and other reptiles.
The park has some amazing programmes where intrepid performers interact with the dangerous reptiles in a show of skill, bravery and lightning-fast moves. It is truly a thrilling experience that you should not miss.
Pagoda Khao Hua Jook
Situated on a mountaintop overlooking Chaweng beach and its adjoining areas, the pagoda Khao Hua Jook offers a stunning view of the Big Buddha.
Being close to the airport, there are plenty of good Thailand gay resortsaround the pagoda where you can stay with your partner.
The pagoda also boasts the Buddha’s footprints and is a beautiful, quiet place where you can be at peace with yourself.