The island of Koh Samui is situated a propos 35 km northeast of Surat Thani town in the Gulf of Thailand.
At its centre is dense hilly tropical forest, with the max out of Khao Pom rising to over 2,000 feet. A coastal road, about 50 km in length, encloses the island between the various sandy beaches where the resorts that draw travelers in large numbers have grown rapidly.
There are over 260 resorts on Koh Samui, building it the most-invested resort region after Bangkok, and exceeding Phuket. Koh Samui's smaller sister islands -- Koh Phangan and Koh Tao -- are also favored destinations of the backpacking and beach-partying crowd.
This year, the Tourism power of Thailand has set itself a determined target of is a magnet for more than 20 million tourists. In April alone, Thailand welcomed over 1.6 million visitors.
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