Koh Samui Island is located off the east coast of Kra Isthmus, Thailand, in the Chumphon Archipelago, it belongs to the Surat Thani Province. In 2012 it was granted Municipality status and is already locally self-governing.
- Ko Samui is Thailand's 2nd-largest island - after Phuket, with a total area of 229 km2 (88 ml2) and population around 63,000. The isle's hotel occupancy rate is around 73% as the number of tourists constantly increases. Abundant sandy beaches, coconut trees, coral reefs and various tourist resources are present on the island.
- One of the best-known Ko Samui festivals is the Buffalo Fighting Festival. It is held on special occasions like Songkran and New Year's Day. Unlike Spanish bullfighting, here fighting is comparatively harmless. The fighting season varies to some ancient ceremonies and customs. Buffaloes are decorated with gold-painted leaves and ribbons. Before the contest (lasting 2 rounds), buffaloes are spraied with holy water.
The Koh Samui Island cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Koh Samui Island, Thailand.
If you lose the Koh Samui Island location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Koh Samui Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Koh Samui Island, Thailand. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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2 October, 2016
29 October, 2016
30 October, 2016