Activities – Nature
Koh Tao and Koh Nangyuan Snorkeling Day Trip
About a 55 minutes boat trip from Samui Ridgeway ,Koh Tao is arguably one of Thailand’s best kept secrets. Known as a snorkeler and scuba divers paradise, visitors are encouraged to explore the crystal clear shallow waters, coral reefs filled with colorful marine life, feed the fish, wander the white sandy beaches or just sun bake within the stunning landscape. Koh Nangyuan is a tiny island attached to Koh Tao and is also known for its magnificent snorkeling and beautiful beaches. It also holds a large mountain and two smaller mountains for short hikes and spectacular views. Get picked up from Samui Ridgeway in an air-conditioned mini van and set off for the day on a high speed catamaran. Stopping at both islands, you jump on board a snorkeling boat equipped with all the necessary equipment and explore the wonders of the reefs. Full lunch at a restaurant in Koh Nangyuan is provided and chances to stop and buy souvenirs along the way. A fantastic day the whole family can enjoy.
AngThong National Marine Park Day Tour
About a 55 minutes boat trip from Samui Ridgeway, explore the exotic island of Angthong National Marine Park as you walk on pristine white beaches, swim in emerald green water, discover the island and various caves by kayak, snorkel the tropical underwater world and climb the mountain ranges. A full day sees you picked up from Samui Ridgeway and driven to Nathon where you board a big boat and are provided with breakfast whilst you set sail. Once you arrive you can kayak to explore the various caves, climb to the panoramic view points, and discover “Bua Boke” volcanic cave, snorkel the tropical underwater world and climb the mountain ranges. Lunch and late afternoon snacks are also provided to ensure you are relaxed and satisfied.We can also provide a private Yacht charter for a day out or Sunset cruise .
If you’ve ever wondered how the coconuts you eat and drink end up on your table, this is the place to find out. A ten minute drive from Samui Ridgeway allows you to see a Coconut Monkey in action, along with a theatre show , including elephants.
Only a 10 minute drive from Samui Ridgeway is the Na Tian Butterfly Garden. With hundreds of vibrantly coloured butterflies and an Insect Museum housing countless numbers of bugs from Thailand and other countries, this is definitely a place to visit with your camera to capture the colours and the many small creatures that live on the planet .
Crocodile Farm & Reptile Zoo
About a 30 minute drive from Samui Ridgeway, with a twice daily spectacular where you can watch the trainers feed many species of crocodile and perform daring acts with the crocodiles, and a countless number of local Thai snakes on show, this place is sure to entertain those who like be on the edge of the seat.
About a 10 minute drive from Samui Ridgeway is Elephant trekking through the jungle and waterfalls then into the hills for amazing views over the island. A typical trek can last anywhere from fifteen minutes to half an hour and is a fun way to spend part of your day.Let us pre book this lovely tour,it can be combined with a half day adventure tour with other activities,ask us for full information.
Na Muang Waterfalls
About a 15 minute drive from Samui Ridgeway are two of the islands most popular and stunning waterfalls. The two waterfalls are separated by a short 10 minute walk, with the first of the waterfalls, Na Muang One, housing a large natural swimming pool at its base, perfect for a hot day as the water is always icy cold.
The abundant underwater reefs and rocks off Koh Samui team with colourful marine life and diving is one of the key attractions of Samui and the surrounding islands. Relatively shallow waters, particularly off Koh Tao , are perfect for beginners, but there are also several more challenging open sea sites that appeal to advanced scuba divers. We can arrange with our experienced dive school courses and trips to the various sites at beginner to very advanced levels.