Bophut Beach is amongst the most popular attractions in Bophut and is visited by large numbers of travellers and tourists throughout the year, wishing to experience to incredible tropical atmosphere of the area. Several accommodation options and shopping boutiques are located in close proximity to the beach area due to its popularity as a tourist spot, offering a range of shopping options and places to stay. The Fisherman's Village is another popular spot of the village and takes up the middle part of the beach. Several other attractions – ranging from activities such as diving to elephant rides – are available in close proximity to Bophut Beach and give tourists plenty to do and see in the area.
Daytime visits are recommended
Around 1 hour
Adults, Families, Young Adults, Senior Citizens, Children
The Fisherman’s Village
For Muslim travellers who require prayer facilities around Bophut Beach, plenty of open space will be available to make use of during prayer times. Travellers looking for a mosque to visit during prayer times will have to visit the Masjid Nurulihsan which is the only mosque in Ko Samui, located about 15-20 minutes away from Bophut.
Though there will be a few eateries around the Bophut Beach area, it is best to enquire about the availability of Halal food prior to buying anything. Travellers could also simply opt for vegetarian food or seafood cuisine which will be available in abundance. Muslim travellers may also visit some of the Halal restaurants in Bophut for more dining options; the Kohinoor Indian Restaurant is a popular spot in the area.