Maafushi Island is located 27 km from the capital of Male and is part of the Kaafu Atoll. It differs from other islands by lower prices and the ability to live side by side with the local population, which is very loyal to visitors.
On a modest land plot 1.27×0.26 km there are hotels, guesthouses, shops with everything you need, cafes, restaurants and even a prison. It is located in the southern part of the resort. The exterior of the public institution looks very attractive and does not betray its purpose, so the rest does not overshadow.
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WEATHER AT MAAFUSHI
The island has a subequatorial monsoon climate. Hot weather is year round. Air temperature ranges Continue reading
Lamai Beach is one of the most popular on Koh Samui. It attracts with clear water, through which you can watch fast fishes, clean sand and exotic nature. Prices here are slightly lower compared to Chaweng. In this part of the island you can comfortably stay in a hotel or rent an apartment at an affordable price. A wide variety of entertainment is available in abundance.
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HOW TO GET THERE?
Regular buses run between Samui Airport and the Lamai area. The fare is 150 baht. A taxi ride will cost from 600 to 800 baht, a minivan – 200 baht. Continue reading
On the eastern side of Koh Samui is Chaweng Beach, about 6 km long. It got its name from the lake of the same name, located nearby. This place will appeal to lovers of parties and noisy holidays. Those seeking solitude should look for another haven.
A significant feature of Chaweng is its location. An airport was built in the immediate vicinity. When it was erected, no one assumed that over time beach life would evolve in this part of the island. About once every 30 minutes, sunbathers can enjoy the beauty of airliners taking off and landing over their heads.
HOW TO GET TO CHAWENG?
The most convenient way to get from the airport. There is a taxi stand where you can order a car, there Continue reading