The island is located in the Gulf of Thailand in the Pacific Ocean. The second largest island of Thailand after Phuket, with an area 228.7 km2. Located about 700 km from the city of Bangkok. Modern developed town is surrounded by untouched nature: private Boutique Airport of Bangkok Airways, built in traditional Thai style with open spaces, gardens and water features, provides hourly connection with the capital of the country, as well as with neighboring countries; the ferry service between the islands of Koh Samui and Koh Phangan gives you the opportunity to travel to the islands with your private car; there are also a highly developed service sector; there are large medical centers and international educational institutions and numerous hotels.
The climate of the island is very different from the rest of the country, is not expressed in the rainy season, rainfall abundant fall only in the autumn in November, and there is no sweltering heat of the day, like in Phuket and the mainland resorts. The weather is tropical, very changeable, but still pleasant all year round. The air temperature is usually not lower than 25 and not higher 34˚S.
The geographical location of the island rule out the possibility of a tsunami, it is securely covered with the mainland and is not in a seismically active zone.
The island is rich in natural attractions: white sand beaches, coral reefs and coconut trees.
Sole on the island Boutique Airport Koh Samui is owned by the company Bangkok Airways, that sets quite high monopoly prices for airline flights, thus provided the appropriate quality of services. All of the customers of this company can visit Vip-Lounge area in the airports by presenting your boarding pass. Airport plays an important role in the regulation of tourist flows, ensuring continuous filling of the island guests with the level of income – above average.
The government of Thailand pays special attention to Koh Samui
In the end of 2012 was adopted by the general development plan for the island in luxury segment, taking into account the shortcomings of the other popular resorts in Thailand: modified planning regulations to limit high-rise and large-scale construction, modernization of the road surface is made, enhanced stability of power grids. Every year near the coast of Koh Samui takes place the Regatta, golf championship, and it is a favorite vacation spot of the King of Thailand and his family.
Unlimited business opportunities and a steady stream of tourists from different countries throughout the year, regardless of the season. In autumn, winter and spring Samui has a huge popularity among the Europeans and Russians. And in the summer months, when Europeans are basking in the sun, the island is visited by many tourists from Australia, which is pretty cool at this time of year. In addition, regardless of the season, all year round visiting Samui huge number of tourists from China, Korea, Hong Kong and Singapore