Whether you want to take unique and breathtaking photos of Koh Samui or you just want to indulge your eyes with gorgeous panoramic vistas of the island while you breathe in the relaxing tropical air, these viewpoints in Koh Samui are worth finding.
The Jungle Club Samui
Address: Chaweng Noi Beach | Soi Panyadee school, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
For magical vistas of Chaweng and Lamai, the Jungle Club will truly impress you. This is a nice setting to chill if you don’t have anything to do. You can relax on one of the bean bags on the deck or have a light snack at the bar as your eyes bask in the beautiful scenery. Because of its romantic setting, the Jungle Club is often chosen as a wedding venue or a setting for an engagement proposal. Whether it is under broad daylight or at night, the place is spectacular. The club has accommodations too where you can stay while in Samui. Or if you prefer to stay somewhere else, still come visit. Trust us, the Jungle Club will be worth your time.
The open air lounge is the perfect nook to unwind on a hot day. Here you won’t feel the heat as the breeze come and go, cooling the place and providing a lot of ventilation. No matter where you look, you will be rewarded with the wonderfulness of the island setting—the water, the tropical trees, and the general laidback atmosphere that dominates.
Address: 127/199 Moo 3, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
If you need ideas on where to hangout in Koh Samui be it with your friends, children, or by yourself, a nice stop would be the Lamai Viewpoint. This is a casual venue where you can be one with nature, see unusual rock formations, and just take in spectacular water views. You can take pictures right from the balcony, with the beach as your backdrop. You can also eat at the cafe, ride the zipline, and experience their popular fish spa. Here you can also see a waterfall and have a selfie beside the famous Valentine Stone.
Paradise Park Farm
Address: 217/3 Moo 1, Talingngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
Another cool family place where you can see colorful pigeons and other exotic animals, and at the same time enjoy mesmerizing island vistas is the Paradise Park Farm. There is a swimming pool where you can take a dip to cool down. You can also be able to feed the birds and take pictures with other exotic animals.
Located on top of Khao Pom mountain, this is an excellent spot for lazy strolls. There is a restaurant on site where you can grab a bite and admire the sight of the Five Islands.
Lad Koh Viewpoint
Address: Along route 4169 between Chaweng Beach and Lamai Beach
An ideal place to visit in the morning in time for the sunrise, Lad Koh Viewpoint should be included in your must visit Koh Samui attractions because the ocean views at this place are nothing short of beautiful. Be sure to bring your camera when you visit as you won’t want to miss the chance to take one of a kind pictures of Koh Samui. Because it is free, this attracts a lot of tourists, especially during the afternoon. It is also quiet small but for the views it offers, it is worth finding. Its romantic location makes it a popular spot for prenup pictures. We would bet that a lot of wedding proposals happen here too.
Khao Hua Jook Pagoda Temple Viewpoint
Boasting 360 degrees panoramic views of Koh Samui, here you can also have an amazing view of the airport, which is a rare treat in itself. The Khao Hua Jook Pagoda Temple may not be as busy as other temples in the island but it has a peaceful vibe and is a good stop to get a glimpse of the Thai culture and religion. The scenery offered here is truly one of the best on the island. It is actually like gazing at the bulk of Samui, which is surprisingly fulfilling. If you decide to visit here, we suggest going before sundown so you can be in time for the sunset. It is pure bliss to witness the sunset at this temple.
Mountain Grand View Seaview Restaurant
Address: 63, Moo 5, Na Muang, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84140, Thailand
Phone: +66 81 271 2808
If a beautiful scenery and delicious food is the perfect combination for you, then better schedule a visit to the Mountain Grand View Seaview Restaurant. This is a great place for the family. Kids can take pictures of the faux dinosaur accents at the garden. Afterward, everyone can gather together and enjoy an amazing Thai meal. There is also a swimming pool in which you can swim for only 100 baht.
Because it sits on top of one of Koh Samui’s highest peaks, the views that you can see here are beyond compare. You can have coffee or a glass of tropical smoothie or fill your tummy with Thai food as you gaze at the breathtaking sights.
Big Buddha Temple
Certainly one of the most popular attractions in Koh Samui, a visit to the Big Buddha Temple is a must, not only because of the beauty and size of the temple itself but also because of the amazing panorama that you can only see here. A view from the north gives you a good view of Koh Phangan while from the South, you can actually see the airport. While here, take in the water views and the natural sights. It will instantly make you feel better.