More about Yoga in Koh Samui
With visitors staying for a couple of weeks to several months, the local yoga community has adapted accordingly with various studios offering drop-in classes, as well as short and long-term yoga retreats.
A yoga vacation on Koh Samui can include plenty of other activities. Temples abound in Thailand and they serve as a bright, gold reminder of the importance of the Buddhist faith in this deeply religious country. There are various sights to visit from small, unassuming temples to the grandiose Big Buddha.
If some retail therapy is called for, there are a number of night markets and a long walking street in Bophut where you can pick up some new yoga pants and then revive yourself with a dinner of fresh, local fish.
Because of its size, renting a car or motorbike is the most sensible way to explore the island. A bewildering array of beautiful beaches are easily accessible, and why not drop in on a studio that offers yoga classes to round off your day trip on Koh Samui.