Private tour

Koh Samui: Half-Day Bike Tour

Koh Samui: Half-Day Bike Tour

From US$ 180 per group up to 9

Discover Koh Samui's famous spots as you explore the island on a bike and learn about its history and culture from a local guide.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Kindly be at your hotel lobby 10 minutes before the stated time. The earlier you start, the better in order to avoid road traffic and queues at the attractions, especially in high season.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about Koh Samui’s history and culture as you cycle through some of the island’s famous spots
  • Take in the sights and smells at the Bang Rak Market and Fisherman’s Village
  • See the massive 12-meter statue of the Big Buddha
  • Explore the colorful temple grounds of Wat Plai Laem
  • Relax on the sandy shores of Cheon Mon beach
Full description
Embark on a fun bicycling adventure around Koh Samui and discover some of the island's most famous sights such as the Big Buddha, Choeng Mon Beach, and the Bang Rak Market. Learn more about the island from your knowledgeable guide as you explore beautiful Koh Samui on your bike. Start your trip with pickup from your accommodations before heading to a trusted bicycle shop for a briefing and personalized bicycle fitting. Your instructor will make sure you have the most appropriate bike as well as brief you on the safety and traffic rules of the area. Once you’re all set, head to the first destination of the day: Bang Rak Market. This fresh market is where the locals go to get their produce. Spend some time taking in the sights and smells of the wide array fo fresh produce and spices sold here. Next, bike to the Big Buddha is a large temple complex on the northeastern side of Koh Samui, known for its massive 12-meter Buddha statue atop a flight of stairs. Explore the temple grounds, take photos of the imposing Buddha statue, and marvel at the surrounding views. Then, head to another colorful temple complex, Wat Plai Laem, where you’ll find two other large and looming statues. One is Guanyin, the 18-armed goddess of mercy and compassion; the other is of a large laughing monk. Listen as your guide explains the use of both Chinese and Thai architecture making Wat Plai Laem unique among its peers. After visiting the two temples, your next stop is Choeng Mon Beach for some R&R. Relax on the sandy shores, take a quick dip in the clear waters, or stroll along the stretch of coastline before moving on to your next destination. End your cycling tour at the famous Fisherman’s Village, known for its myriad stalls and kiosks perfect for souvenir shopping and enjoying a good meal. Eat a tasty lunch to replenish your energy before you make your way back to the bicycle shop, and from there, your accommodation.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Tour Guide
  • Personal expenses
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Cash
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Product ID: 391713