The Ang Thong National Marine Park is a pristine archipelago of 42 islands in the Gulf of Thailand. It features towering limestone mountains, thick jungle, white-sand beaches, waterfalls and hidden coves and lakes to explore. If you take only one tour while you're on vacation in Samui make it a sightseeing tour around Ang Thong, this Big Boat tour includes cruising through the islands with stops for snorkeling, kayaking, and hiking to spectacular viewpoints.
Ang Thong Marine Park
Board a spacious boat to snorkel and Kayak at Ang Thong Marine Park on this full-day Big Boat tour from Koh Samui. Explore the turquoise waters in the Gulf of Thailand with plenty of snorkeling opportunities. Ride a longtail boat to Mae Koh Island, or upgrade to kayak along the coastline.
Hike to the summit for fantastic views of Emerald Lake, then continue on to the white-sand beach of Wua Talap Island, which features Lotus Cave. This guided adventure day out is the perfect way to explore the stunning Ang Thong archipelago in the Gulf of Thailand.
This Big Boat tour provides opportunities for hiking, sightseeing, sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling and optional kayaking at the most beautiful beaches you have ever seen.
The Ang Thong National Marine Park is a pristine archipelago of 42 islands in the Gulf of Thailand. It features towering limestone mountains, thick jungle, white-sand beaches, waterfalls and hidden coves and lakes.
The marine park has 4 distinct types of forest, all teeming with wildlife. Some of the creatures that live here are langurs (long-tailed monkeys), little herons, hair-nosed otters, pacific reef egrets, white-bellied sea eagles, sea turtles, iguanas, and pythons.
Mu Ko Ang Thong
Once the tour arrives at Mu Ko Ang Thong, optional kayaking equipment is provided for paddling to Koh Mae Ko under huge limestone cliffs through crystal-clear blue waters along the spectaculr coastline, less active paticipants of the tour can opt for the sight-seeing longtail boat heading to Koh Mae Ko instead.
Koh Mae Ko
This island has a stunning beach and an inland saltwater lagoon called Emerald Lake (Thale Nai). You can climb several pathways and a wooden staircase to the peak of a nearby mountain, where you get a full view of this sea-green body of water.
The observation deck of the island offers a magnificent view of the emerald lake and the northern part of the Angthong Marine Park. You'll also have the opportunity to go down to the lake and feel how beautiful and mysterious this place is.
After exploring Koh Mae Ko, a delicious Thai style Buffet lunch will be served aboard the Big Boat before the tour heads to the next stop Koh Wua Talap.
Koh Wua Talap
One of biggest islands of Angthong is Koh Wua Talap, which is home to the largest population of wild monkeys in the marine park. Koh Wua Talap is a real tropical paradise with pristine beaches and picturesque virgin nature to explore.
Here you'll have the opportunity to climb to the highest observation deck at a height of 500 meters. This vantage point offers a bird's-eye view of the islands of Angthong National Marine Park. We recommend sturdy shoes for the ascent. After climbing you can relax on the beach and take a dip in the cool waters of the bay.
Almost every island in the marine park hides quiet bays with sandy beaches. For the most prepared travelers to Koh Wua Talap, there's also an opportunity to visit the Lotus Cave, here you'll be able to see the unique stalactites and stalagmites of the cave.
For people who are physically less active, there are a plenty of other activities available. Swim, snorkel or just simply relax on a beautiful beach.
Further more if you'd like to stay overnight on the island, the tour can offer to drop you off at the park ranger head quarters and pick you up from there again the following day. There are bungalows and camping sites available for rent.
Board a spacious boat bound for Ang Thong Marine Park on this full-day tour from Koh Samui. Explore the turquoise waters in the Gulf of Thailand with plenty of snorkeling opportunities. Ride a longtail boat to Mae Koh Island, or upgrade to kayak along the spectacular coastline. Hike to the summit for fantastic views of Emerald Lake, then continue on to the white-sand beach of Wua Talap Island, which features Lotus Cave.
Departure & Return
This operator has two meet-up options available. You can either meet at the departure point below or advise a location for pick-up.
อ่างทอง GWPM+GP2, Amphoe Ko Samui, Chang Wat Surat Thani 84140, Thailand
You can also get picked up from anywhere in Koh Samui.
Free Hotel Pick Up:
Bo Phut, Maenam, Bang Rak, Choeng Mon, Chaweng, Lamai.
Please plan to meet your tour guide at your hotel lobby at least 10 minutes prior to the scheduled pick-up time
Those who stay on a high hill may be asked to wait at a nearby lower area as it might not be comfortable for other guests in the shared vehicle.
An extra charge will be applied for transfer in some Koh Samui areas. (To be advised)
Return to Samui
At around 15:30 PM after spending approxiamtely 90 minutes on Koh Wua Talap, the tour will head the way back to the starting point on Koh Samui. Sit back,relax and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Gulf of Thailand.
At around 17:15 PM an air-conditioned vehicle will collect you at Nathon Pier and drop you back to the hotel or accommodation you were collected from. All other participants of the tour will be dropped off along the way until the entire tour group has completely reached their accommodations.
Price and booking is provided by Viator
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
Join the Angthong Marine Park Big Boat Tour! This full-day tour is one of the most beautiful and popular sea destinations in the region.