Taling Ngam Information Guide
Photo: Five Islands - Taling Ngam
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. It’s 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 you’re 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 can’t be done justice in word or even pictures. It’s an experience that will make you happy to have made the trip and one that you will not soon forget.
The Baan Taling Ngam Resort is nestled amidst a coconut plantation with turquoise seas providing a fabulous milieu. Take pleasure in out of this world views of the Gulf of Thailand and the Angthong National Marine Park. Read more
Rocky’s Restaurant is probably the most beautiful restaurant on the island. Tucked away in a secluded cove south of Lamai, Rocky’s serves an excellent selection of Thai and European food in a delightfully casual, yet elegant environment. Perfect for a romantic evening for two, or for the whole family. Read more