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How to travel to Koh Taen (Coral Island) by public long tail boat.

Long Tail Boat at Tong Krud Pier

How to travel to Koh Taen (Koh Tan) or Coral Island by the public long tail boat ?Now you can visit Koh Taen by yourself easily.

First you have to take the taxi or rent the bike or the car to the pier at Tong Krud Beach at the south of Koh Samui. The boat company is Koh Tan Tour. Tel : +66 64 030 5050 If you go to the pier by yourself with your vehicle, you can park your vehicle at the parking area of the pier here.

Boat Departure Time at 9:30 a.m. (And will leave from Koh Taen back to Samui at 15:30 Hrs.) Ticket is 300 Baht for round trip boat transfer per person.

Long Tail Boat at Tong Krud Pier
Long Tail Boat at Tong Krud Pier

Before the boat leaving you can relax at the bar front of pier. Drinking tea or coffee and see the view of Koh Taen.

Bar at the pier to Koh Taen at Tong Krud Beach
Bar at the pier to Koh Taen at Tong Krud Beach

On the long tail boat

On the long tail boat , on the way to Koh Taen
On the long tail boat , on the way to Koh Taen

The Boat departure time at 9:30 a.m. Looking for the view of Koh Samui shore from the long tail boat.

Koh Samui shore looking from the long tail boat
Koh Samui shore looking from the long tail boat

Long Tail boat takes about 30 minutes and we will arrive at Ao Tok (West Way) of Koh Taen at Koh Taen Marina Bay Resort.

Ao Tok of Koh Taen Marina Bay
Ao Tok of Koh Taen Marina Bay

You can see the view of another side of Ao Tok (west bay) of Koh Taen

The view on another side of Ao Tok (West Bay) of Koh Taen
The view on another side of Ao Tok (West Bay) of Koh Taen
The sign board of Koh Taen Marina Bay
The sign board of Koh Taen Marina Bay
The reception at Koh Taen Marina Bay Resort
The reception at Koh Taen Marina Bay Resort
The Bar at Koh Taen Marina Bay
The Bar at Koh Taen Marina Bay
The restaurant at Koh Taen Marina Bay
The restaurant at Koh Taen Marina Bay
Have Lunch at Koh Taen Marina Bay
Have Lunch at Koh Taen Marina Bay

Buggy service for sightseeing inside Koh Taen cost 500 Baht per buggy. Can be maximum 5 passengers.

Buggy service for sightseeing inside Koh Taen
Buggy service for sightseeing inside Koh Taen

You also can rent the bicycle form the resort. It costs 200 Baht per bicycle.

If you rent the bicycle, you can go easily to the plain area. To go up to the White Big Buddha is easier to get on the buggy service.

cycling at Koh Taen
Cycling at Koh Taen
The way out from Koh Taen Marina Bay for sightseeing inside the island
The way out from Koh Taen Marina Bay for sightseeing inside the island
The concrete road inside Koh Taen
The concrete road inside Koh Taen
Wild Pigs T- Junction in Koh Taen
Walking trough the mangrove forest along the path
Walking trough the mangrove forest along the path
White big Buddha at Koh Taen on the mountain top
White big Buddha at Koh Taen on the mountain top
The White Big Buddha in Koh Taen is about 7 meters high
The White Big Buddha in Koh Taen is about 7 meters high
The view from the mountain top at White Big Buddha
The view from the mountain top at White Big Buddha
Small Island nearby Koh Taen
Small Island nearby Koh Taen
Lotus pond in Koh Taen
Lotus pond in Koh Taen

After the sightseeing you can do the kayaking here along the beach 300 Baht per kayak for 2 people.

Public health Center in Koh Taen
Public health Center in Koh Taen
Koa Taen Marina Bay beach
Koa Taen Marina Bay beach
Kayaking boat at Koh Taen
Kayaking boat at Koh Taen
View of Koh Taen Marinabay Resort
View of Koh Taen Marinabay Resort

Departure boat time to go back to Koh Samui is at 15:30 Hrs.

Ready for going back to Koh Samui
Ready for going back to Koh Samui
Goodbye Koh Taen See you next time
Goodbye Koh Taen See you next time

You may visit Koh Taen with Tour Around Koh Taen (Coral Island) Snorkeling Kayaking

This trip will take you to do snorkeling on the east bay (Ao Ok) of Koh Taen. There are a lot of fish and corals around this area.

After snorkeling, the long tail boat will take you to relax on the white sandy beach of Koh Madsum (Pigs Island)

Last stop of the program, the long tail boat will take you to Koh Taen Marina Bay on the west bay (Ao Tok) for lunch. After lunch, you can do sightseeing with buggy like this post. All included in the tour package.

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