Silver Beach is located between Chaweng and Lamai beach and is a small soft white sand beach with crystal clear water. Less famous than many other beaches on the island, the spectacular Silver Beach is usually quiet and makes for an enjoyable relaxing afternoon. The beach has a few restaurants where you can enjoy your lunch or dinner with a relaxing beer or cocktail. There are a few sun loungers to hire on the beach so make sure to bring your own towel or beach mat.
These oddly shaped rocks sit on the South end of Lamai Beach about 5 minutes from Bandon Hostel. people are drawn to them for more than the fantastic sunsets. They are a world famous tourist attraction thanks to the tale of how they came about: allegedly, a man and woman died in a boating accident off Lamai Beach. Their bodies washed ashore and came to form the Hin Ta and Hin Yai Rocks.
The 12 meter high Buddha sits on a small island that can be reached by road. In front of the temple are craft shops and food stalls catering to the visitor. Entering the temple, you first come to a large paved courtyard with a dragon stairway on the other side. On the stairs are two small pavilions with smaller Buddha images. Spectacular Views from the top so bring your camera.
numerous night markets on Koh Samui, we have a walking street market within 2 minutes walking distance from the hostel near the Chinese Temple every Wednesday from 17:00 and we recommend Fisherman’s Village Night Market in Bophut which takes place on Fridays from 5 PM where the almost Mediterranean-feeling street is closed off for cars in order for stalls to set up. The market is buzzing with vendors and mobile cocktail stalls. Lamai walking street also takes place every Sunday from 5 pm.
World Famous Petch Buncha Boxing Stadium is regarded to be the Best Boxing Stadium in the South of Thailand. Watch high class bouts between local and international Muay Thai Boxers which is guaranteed to be would class entertainment. For more information on the Nightly Shows, Times and prices these can be obtained at the reception.