Maenam Walking Street is a popular area amongst travellers and shoppers in Maenam. The street stretches on for a couple of hundred metres and is found at Maenam centre. It is lined with stalls, food vendors and shops selling a wide variety of items. Common items range from denim clothing to local handicrafts to sunglasses and other cheap fashion accessories. A stroll through the Maenam Walking Street will provide a unique experience when travelling in Maenam. The walking street is held every Thursday evening and a visit is recommended for travellers who wish to experience a true Maenam street experience.
Every Thursday from 5:00 p.m. onwards
Around 1 hour
Adults, Families, Young Adults, Senior Guests, Children
The souvenir stalls and local handicrafts
Muslim travellers looking for a mosque in Maenam will have to visit the Masjid Nurulihsan which is the only mosque in Ko Samui. It is located a short distance away – about 15-20 minutes away from Maenam. It is also possible to enquire locals for a private area that can be used during prayer times.
Though there are quite a few eateries and food stalls at Maenam Walking Street, access to Halal food may be limited. However Muslim travellers could opt for food such as corn-on-the cob and other vegetarian snacks which are hot favourites amongst locals. For more Halal food options, travellers could visit the Halal restaurants around Mae Nam that offer local delicacies and seafood.