Taling Ngam, in the south west of Koh Samui,
is forty-five minutes from the Koh Samui
International Airport and forty minutes from
Chaweng Beach. Itís far removed from the
rest of the island and enjoys an almost
spiritual and soothing ambience in an
alluring hazy light.
Taling Ngam enjoys views of the Five
Islands, the main land and the sunsets over
Angthong National Marine Park. Visit the
Five Islands restaurant for some delicious
food and great views.
Baan Taling Ngam Resort is on the beachfront
up to the hillside. It has multiple
restaurants and a spa, shops with local
products as well as international tailoring
and the amazing signature views.
Taling Ngam has small, unpopulated beaches
with very clear waters, great for restful
beach holidays and snorkeling. From here you
can get to some of the most popular
attractions on the island. Visit the
charming Namuang waterfalls either by foot
or on elephant-back.
Taling Ngam village is traditional and
retained its Thai practices. You can get
something fresh to eat at some of the local
Thai restaurants along the beach. If youíre
missing international food, have no fear.
Head up to Baan Taling Ngam Resort or over
to Baan Sabai on the beach and take delight
in what they have to offer.
Ultimately, the atmosphere is what people
will remember from Taling Ngam area. That
particular aura of the place canít be done
justice in word or even pictures. Itís an
experience that will make you happy to have
made the trip and one that you will not soon