Koh Samed is a large island with an area of 5,275 rai. Most of the island is the mountain area covered with coconut tree. In the past, a Japanese military camp used to locate here. Travelers can trace back the past from underground shelters on the way from resort to the private beach nearby, and the weapon-transporting pier behind the fishermen village which can be reached by boat only.
When mention Koh Samed, most people will think of Koh samed, Rayong. Who would know that there is Koh Samed in Chumphon, not far from downtown as well. It is the only island in Chumphon that provide accommodation. Chumphon Samed Island Resort is a private report that provides package tours for travelers, as a 2-day 1-night and a 3-day 2-night. The package tour offers a worthy trip as it mixed and adventure with various relaxing activities.
How to get there: Mostly, travelers will purchase package tour for a 2-day 1-night or a 3-day 2-night from Chumphon Samed Island Resort, the only resort on the island. There is a boat to take tourists there everyday. The traveling time is 20 minutes. Koh Samed is opposite of Paradornparb Beach for approximately 2 kilometers
Location: Pak Nam, Mueang Chumphon District, Chumphon 86120 Thailand