Taling Ngam Beach - Kohsamui
Are you a business owner in Koh Samui?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Koh Samui.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Taling Ngam Beach
The Taling Ngam area is a beautiful part of the island, it remains largely untouched by tourism development.
The beach is soft sand, the waters usually shallow, calm and clear. Great for both kids and adult swimming.
There are some high end resorts in the area, but they are well spread out and remain secluded. There are also a few mid-range and budget accommodation options.
You'll find the beach here is predominantly lined with jungle rather than resorts. There are one or two bars, restaurants along the beach.Our favourite place to enjoy a meal here is The Five Islands Restaurant.
If you are looking for nice relaxed day away from the tourist hubs, we highly recommend packing your towels and sunscreen and head down to Taling Ngam beach for the day.
Take the 4170 exit from the Ring Road and when you arrive at the Elephant Gate (two large Elephant statues) take this exit road towards the beach. This road will take you directly to the beach, and main village area. You can also take a right turn just after the temple on your right and find your own little spot along the road as it winds towardsLipa Noi. We recommend taking this turn and heading further along the beach and pull up at the Five Islands Restaurant area of the beach. Alternatively head on further and follow the winding road, after the Inter-Continental Hotel there is nice spot to pull up near a little beach shack restaurant where you can wonder along and find your own part of the beach.
You may also like
Wat Plai LaemBig-Buddha-Beach, Koh Samui
Two amazing temples and the massive statues of the 18 armed Kuan Yin (Guan Yin) and Happy Buddha.............
KhowyaiPom-Mountain, Koh Samui
One of four great waterfalls on Pom Mountain. This one has easy access and Suk Valan, a great viewpoint right opposite.............
Wat Phra Yai (Big Buddha)Big-Buddha-Beach, Koh Samui
To witness this magnificent statue as you approach your landing at Samui International Airport, ensure you book a window seat on the left hand side of the plane..........
Paradise Park FarmPom-Mountain, Koh Samui
With a variety of animals to interact with, a nice restaurant and infinity pool with great views to the five islands, the Farm is a great place to escape the tourist hubs
Bophut BeachBo-Phut, Koh Samui
Over 2 kilometres of golden sand between Mae Nam and Bang Rak Beach. Bophut Beach is the quieter alternative to Chaweng, yet there's still plenty of restaurants, bars an
The Elephant GateTaling-Ngam, Koh Samui
Built by a united community to beautify the village entrance, and blessed by a Royal Princess. The Elephant Gate of Taling Ngam does have a story behind it...............
Wat Kiri WongkaramTaling-Ngam, Koh Samui
Life in Baan Taling Ngam centres on this local temple. It has rustic beauty, charm and is also home to Samui's "other" mummified monk Luang Por Ruam.............
Samui Crocodile FarmBang-Rak, Koh Samui
The Samui Crocodile Farm offers an alternative to temples and waterfalls. It will definitely keep the kids amused for a couple of hours with entertaining crocodile and sn
Wat Sila NguHua-Thanon, Koh Samui
A beautiful Golden Chedi situated on the shores between Lamai and Hua Thanon. This Wat is known for housing an actual Buddha relic, it soon will be famous for a stunning
Wat Khunaram - Mummified MonkBan-Thurian, Koh Samui
The Mummified Monk, he's definitely worth a look...............