The best islands in Thailand

Thailand is one of the best destinations you can visit in the world if you are looking for spectacular beaches and really beautiful landscapes. In fact, here you can find many of the best beaches in Asia, so it is undoubtedly one of the best options if you want to enjoy paradisiacal beaches during your holidays. In addition, its excellent beaches are combined with a really attractive culture, which will make your trip an unforgettable experience.

If you want a cultural or rest trip, the truth is that if you are going to visit Thailand it is "mandatory" that you go to one of its beaches, and if it can be for several, much better. Take note of some of the best islands in Thailand :

Phi Phi Island

It is in the Andaman Sea and has a beauty that you can hardly find anywhere else in the world. A small island in which there are several beaches, all of them surrounded by spectacular mountains , which leaves a truly unique landscape.


Its beaches are very famous thanks to the fact that some of the James Bond films are recorded there, which gave the last push to make it a first-rate destination. Among all of them, Patong Beach stands out, which is the one with the most influx but also the most spectacular. If you like going out, it is also the best option since the nightlife in the area is the best in the country.

Koh Samui Island

It is in the famous Gulf of Thailand and its best beaches are those of Hat Lamai or Hat Chaweng. Spectacular places where, in addition to the beach, you can enjoy some of the most important Buddhist temples in the country.

Koh Samet

Ko Samet is 200 kilometers from Bangkok and is one of the main Thai destinations for both foreigners and those who live there. It is a National Marine Park that has truly spectacular beaches that are full of hotels, restaurants, bars, bungalows … An island in which to get lost is a wonder. The most famous beach is Hat Sai Kaew.

Koh Lanta Yai

It is a small island that belongs to a not very well known archipelago that is on the west coast of the country. Here you will find some of the most spectacular beaches in Thailand and many leisure offers. You can do water activities or take a walk through the villas smelling of ancestors.

Koh Chang

10 years ago it was a totally unknown island for international tourism, but word of mouth made it, 10 years later, one of the most famous Thai destinations thanks to its beaches. It is the second largest island in the country after Phuket, so its beaches are endless and spectacular in almost all cases.