About the Kayaking at Angthong Tour
We take you from Koh Samui on our 23 meter boat to the beautiful Ang Thong Marine Park for a kayaking tour. The kayak tour starts with picking you up from your hotel or villa anywhere on Koh Samui. The pickup time is generally between 7:15 and 7:30 in the morning.
The tour boat leaves from Nathon Pier, which is located on the north west coast of the island. At 8:00 we take you to Angthong Marine Park in just under 2 hours. On the boat we enjoy a light breakfast, while you can enjoy the amazing scenery of Angthong as we are getting closer.
Kayaking, sightseeing and snorkeling
On entry at the park , our guide gives you a briefing of the activities of the day. This one day tour includes kayaking, sightseeing and snorkeling. We own a fleet of the best and most professional kayaks (Ocean Kayaks as its brand is called). The name of the model is Malibu Two, which is known as the world’s best sit-on-top sea kayak. Before you can start paddling, our tour guide will also give you an instruction on how to steer your kayak around the waters. The Ocean Kayaks are easy to maneuver. You don’t need any previous experience to be on this tour!
The kayaking experience starts at Koh Mae Ko, halfway Angthong Marine Park. Our guide will lead the way as you paddle along the white sandy beach of this island. We then head to the shores, where you can have a look at the beautiful Emerald lake (also referred to as Green Lagoon). We then head back to the boat for a delicious Thai buffet lunch. The boat heads to our next stop: to the northern end of Angthong Marine Park: ‘Koh Tai Plao’.
Kayaking through caves and around the islands
Refreshed after lunch, our guide will take you by kayak through tunnels, along steep rock formations and into mysterious caves. The highlight of the day! When we end the 2nd kayaking trip, we take you to Koh Tai Plao for some cooling down: snorkeling. As the marine life is still very present on this part of Angthong, you can explore the underwater world there together with numerous fish and other creatures.
On the kayaking tour you will be able to spot a lot of dreamy, deserted beaches. While kayaking, please keep your ears and eyes open. Not only because it’s safer; but you might be able to spot dolphins, whales or monkeys who live on or around the islands. Keep your camera ready at all times for some unforgettable memories. Our return will be at the end of the day, where we sail back to Koh Samui and bring you back to your hotel or villa.
See the full itinerary
- 07:15 a.m – 07.30 a.m. Transfer from your hotel to the pier by air conditioned mini bus
- 08:00 a.m – Our boat departs from Nathon pier, on the west side of Koh Samui
- 08:30 a.m – Light breakfast on board
- 10:00 a.m – Arrival at Angthong Marine Park. We start our first kayaking sesson at Koh Mae Ko
- 11:00 a.m – We go see the Emerald lake and the viewpoint of Angthong Marine Park
- 11:45 a.m – Enjoy a Thai lunch, with a selection of the best thai dishes
- 12:30 p.m – Second kayaking tour where we explore caves, beaches and lakes at Koh Tai Plao. Snorkeling is also in this area
- 02:45 p.m – We leave Angthong Marine Park and head back to Koh Samui
- 04:30 p.m – We arrive at Koh Samui and bring you back to your hotel or villa
Kayaking at Angthong Marine Park tour prices
What is included in the price for this tour?
What should you take with you if you go on this trip?
What should you know if you go on this tour?
The entrance fee to Anthong national marine park is INCLUDED in the tour price. The tour leaves every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from Koh Samui.
This tour is centered around kayaking. Angthong Marine Park is one of the best spots in Thailand to do it; you can go around rock formations and even into caves. As we offer the best of the best kayaks and instructors, you don’t have to worry about any previous experience. We will make sure you get the hang of it quickly and safely! Don’t forget to bring a camera for the best action photos.
This tour from Koh Samui includes a stop at the excellent snorkeling location of Koh Tai Plao. We provide the snorkeling equipment, you can just dive in and take a look around the beautiful underwater world at Angthong Marine Park. Please note that visibility depends on the season. Please contact us if you have any questions so we can tell you what the conditions are like.
Take a hike to the beautiful Emerald lake or climb up to the viewpoint, from where you have an amazing view on Angthong Marine Park and its surroundings. Be sure to bring a camera!
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Sep 8, 2016
by Walter Verratti on Kayaking at Angthong Tour
we had a great trip and great explanation prior to that in the office of kohsamuitour. Oscar thank you for the great help; I can only give you 5 stars!!
Jul 1, 2016
by Susan Landon on Kayaking at Angthong Tour
We visited Ko Samui in june 2016. As we have been to the island and its surroundings many times, we decided to go back to Angtong marine park for something different: a kayak trip. That worked out really well as it is such a nice day trip! On a kayak you can come so much closer to the natural surroundings, it really gives you a free and natural feeling. Also big thumbs up to Bluestars for their work during the day. Made the holiday!
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