Located south of Koh Samui, the island of Koh Madsum is a tiny paradise with a lovely beach inhabited by friendly swine. Read on to discover all about Koh Madsum and the most popular pigs’ beach in Thailand.
Koh Madsum is a small island in the Samui Archipelago. Koh Madsum and the larger neighboring island Koh Taen are located just a few-minutes boat ride from the south side coast of Koh Samui. When you arrive in the island, you will be surprised that some wild pigs are living there. They arrived in Koh Madsum swimming across the sea from the neighbouring Koh Taen.
Facilities on Koh Madsum
Koh Madsum is a great island for day-trippers to enjoy a picnic on the white sandy beach or just spending some relaxing accompanied by the lovely swine. There is a bar on the beach which serves food and drinks. The island also has good opportunities for snorkelling and kayaking. You can rent a kayak from the bar on the beach (300 Baht each one).
Accommodation on Koh Madsum
If you want to experience the loneliness of Koh Madsum, you can stay overnight on the island. Thus you can visit the beautiful beaches outside the peak hours of day trips and incidentally stay in a really great villa. The Treasure Koh Madsum is currently the only accommodation on the island and offers you a pinch of luxury.
How to get to Koh Madsum
Here, all about the island of Koh Madsum and the most popular pigs beach in Thailand. Follow the link to discover more beaches for wildlife encounters.