Lamai Beach is one of the Busiest and Largest Beaches on Koh Samui island. The Beach is Considered to be the Second Largest Tourists Area on the island after Chaweng beach. it is Plenty of Accommodation options, Restaurants, Bars, and Several Tourists Attractions that can be Explored.
Lamai is Located in the South eastern Part of the Island. it is around 30 minutes drive from Samui airport and Around 25 minutes drive from Nathon Pier.
What You can see at Lamai
There are Plenty of things that you can explore in Lamai Area. This includes Activities, Sightseeing and Tourist Attractions.
Koh Samui Aquarium
This Attraction is a perfect place for family outing where Kids can really enjoy their Time. The Place has Several Large Water tanks full of marine life creatures such as Sharks, Manta rays, and many types of Tropical fishes. This attraction operates daily from 11:00 AM in the morning until 4:00 PM in the evening.
Lamai Boxing Stadium
If you visit Thailand, You will have to watch a Thai Boxing Fight at least once. You can do that at Lamai Boxing Stadium. This stadium is not as big as Chaweng’s Petchbuncha Boxing Stadium. However, it is still one of the most Popular Boxing stadiums on the island. Fights are held Weekly every Saturday at 21:00 PM.
Lamai Overlap Stone
This Famous Stone is Located on a Cliff Above Lamai Beach Area. In order to reach there, You will have to either Take a four wheels drive or a dirt bike, and after that you will have to walk for around 20 minutes to reach this amazing Spot. The 20 minutes walk is not that easy, So it may be a bit had for Elderly and Children.
This Beach is a Paradise Tropical Spot that you have to visit when being at Lamai Area. it is a small beach for just around 250 meters long. You may even consider Staying in one of the four resorts located in That Beach to enjoy the crystal clear water and white sandy beach. However, If you are not a guest in these hotels, you can still access the beach and enjoy swimming in it.
Lamai View Point
This View Point is open daily from 9:00 AM in the morning until 6:30 PM in the evening. it is a well developed Tourist Location that offers 3 natural Sightseeing. These 3 Sights are the Siva Tara Waterfall, Valentine Stone and Lamai Viewpoint.
It is a Buddhist Temple and Famous with the mummified Monk. The Temple is Open daily from Sunrise until the Sunset.
Shopping at Lamai
The Best Shopping area at Lamai is Lamai Night Plaza. You will find Plenty of Stalls Selling Souvenir Products, Clothes and Accessories. In addition, You will also find Food Stalls Selling local Thai Street food. The Plaza Operates 3 days a week: Sundays, Wednesdays and thursdays.
Nightlife at Lamai
There are Plenty of Nightlife Experiences that you can enjoy in Lamai area. Among these places you can consider visiting Central Lamai Beer Bars Plaza, Beer Bar Central, Samui Shamrock and Soi McDonalds.