Koh Koh Samui is an island situated on the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand. It is renowned for its dense mountainous forests and palm-fringed beaches. It is the second biggest island in Thailand with a total area of 228.7 square km. The lush nature is surrounded by a modern town nestling world-class resorts that specialize in MICE (meeting, incentive, conference and event business) and corporate events.
The city attracts tourists and expats alike and is an ideal destination for a team getaway. The vast inflow of tourists has boosted the economy of Koh Koh Samui and bolstered the tourism industry. The upscale spas and wellness centers make it one of the world’s premier wellness and medical destination as well. If you are looking for a change from the usual routines and workplace environment, this place has all that you want and more to add fun to your business events.
“When we contemplated the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty” -John Muir
The entire Koh Samui Island is one big beautiful place where you can enjoy various attractions like diving, kayaking, jungle hikes and elephant treks. The city also boasts of a vibrant nightlife; you pause by the stunning sceneries to capture postcard-like images. It is not surprising that this place is one of the top 100 destinations for tourists decorating various magazine covers.
Apart from the beautiful outdoors, this place also has several hotels with state-of-the-art conference facilities to conduct your business events and team building activities. When the business event is accomplished, head to the beaches and sail away in the azure, doze in a hammock or feast on delicious international cuisines for a rejuvenating experience.
The enchanting Koh Samui Island boasts of a varied choice of villas and hotels. With decades of tourism behind it and a newly renovated airport, the place is a preferred destination for corporate travelers looking to combine business with leisure. It houses various luxury villas that can handle small groups of 10 to 20. The beautiful beachside resorts and boutique hotels are capable of handling medium group sizes varying from 50 to 100 members. Whatever your preferences are, the venues in Koh Samui have facilities to ensure that your business events and team building activities carry on without a hitch.
Bring the energy back in your winning team
“A vacation is what you take when you can no longer take what you’ve been taking.” – Earl Winson
We all need to take a break once in a while from the routine demands of work life. Short breaks and vacations to a refreshing place, help to provide that ‘physiological space’ which can bring greater rewards. This principle applies to your teams as well. The Koh Samui Island is an excellent destination for providing an enriching experience for refreshing the tired and stressed minds.
Indulge in the beauty of the enchanting elephant ride. Go sailing or yachting on the beaches. Explore and enjoy the beautiful island with the Treasure Hunt team building game or conduct the Water Volleyball along the sandy beaches. How about the Tic-Tac-Toe for some added fun and motivation? Make use of the modern conference halls to hold The Actuator or the Pipeline like team bonding games.
The Koh Samui International Airport is Thailand’s seventh busiest airport and receives more than a million passengers every year. It is also famous for being one of the most natural and beautiful airports in the world. The international and domestic terminals are about 50 meters apart.
The flights are well-connected to all domestic terminuses and international destinations like Singapore and Hong Kong. The capital city of Bangkok takes about 40 minutes by flight. You also have sleek, modern trains that take you to other locations within Thailand. With all these options, you can be assured that you will never be short of choices for transport in Koh Samui.
This beautiful city is generally warm throughout the year with a tropical climate. In comparison to the rest of south Thailand, the weather is relatively dry. February to June has good weather, in fact, February to March is the best time for conducting outdoor team activities. The period from October to November is mostly sunny with intermittent rains.
Whether you are looking for your MICE events, seminars or fun team building activities - the Koh Samui Island ensures that it covers and caters to all. Head to this mesmerizing island which offers abundant options to do and see which are unique and exciting.