Mae Nam Beach is amongst the most beautiful beaches of the area and provide fantastic views of the coastline. Its name Mae Nam translates to "river", with Mae being the word for mother and Nam being the word for water. The beach stretches on for a distance of over 7 kilometres and it is famed for its powdery white shores and calm, crystal clear waters. Rows of coconut trees can be seen lined along the beach and provide picture-perfect scenery for beach lovers. The beach area is particularly scenic early in the morning during sunrise and in the evening during sunset when the sky bursts into a palette of colours. The beach is very popular amongst travellers and tourists and several accommodation options as well as gift shops and boutiques will be available in the area.
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The view during sunset
There is plenty of open space around Mae Nam Beach to use during prayer times. Muslim travellers looking for a mosque in Mae Nam 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.
For Muslim travellers looking for Halal food at Mae Nam Beach, there are a few halal restaurants around Mae Nam that offer local delicacies and seafood. Just a few minutes from Mae Nam Beach are the BophutVillage and the Chaweng Beach that offer more Halal dining options.