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.
Before the boat leaving you can relax at the bar front of pier. Drinking tea or coffee and see the view of Koh Taen.
On the long tail boat
The Boat departure time at 9:30 a.m. Looking for the view of Koh Samui shore 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.
You can see the view of another side of Ao Tok (west bay) of Koh Taen
Buggy service for sightseeing inside Koh Taen cost 500 Baht per buggy. Can be maximum 5 passengers.
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.
After the sightseeing you can do the kayaking here along the beach 300 Baht per kayak for 2 people.
Departure boat time to go back to Koh Samui is at 15:30 Hrs.
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.