Things to do on Koh Mak

The perfect balance between relaxation and staying active

Top things to do in Koh Mak

The island will keep you here longer than you intentionally planned!

Enjoy the sea

Pristine beaches, diving, kayaking, snorkeling, night fishing and more

Stay active

Learn Muay Thai, Ride a bike, Play tennis and more

Thai Cooking School

Master the Pad Thai with K


Get a massage on the beach

Watch the sunset

Sip a cocktail on the beach bars facing the sunset


Recharge with Yoga classes or a retreat

Enjoy the pristine beaches

Koh Mak has 5 main beaches and 2 small paradisiac islands accessible by Kayak or speedboats
Ao Kao Beach

Ao Kao BeachOur favorite

You’ll find a few boutique resorts there like the beautiful White Sand Beach resort but don’t worry the beach is not private on Koh Mak: you can access it even if you are not a guest. We encourage you to stop by the Beach Bar or the Monkey bar to have a fabulous cocktail.

Ao Pra Beach

Ao Prao BeachNear Cococape

Another white sand beach to discover

Ao Suan Yai Beach

Ao Suan Yai Beach

Beautiful long curving bay on the northwest shore of the island

Ao Tann Beach

Ao Tann BeachThe wildest one

You can take the boat to Koh Kradat from there.

Ao Kra Tueng Beach

Nearby IslandsAccessible by Kayak or traditional boat

Koh Kham and Koh Rayang, Koh Kradat (The islands with deers!)


Stay active

Koh Mak offers several facilities and activities to stay in shape:

Gym, Crossfit, Muay Thai (Thai Boxing), Biking, Beach Volley Ball, Kayaking, Indoor and outdoor tennis courts.


Get your PADI in open waters

BB Divers is a belgian diving school working with an international divers team.

Koh Mak Divers offering daily trips and PADI courses.

BB Divers Koh Mak Divers

Yoga, Pilates and Meditation

Recharge by the beach

Koh Mak is the perfect place to be on the mat! They are several individual yoga instructors who offer group and private classes (starting from 300 THB for group-session and 800 THB for private session).

The best choices for group classes are at Good Time Sports Resort, under a big tree nestled in a tropical garden or at White Sand Beach resort near the beach.

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Massages and SPA

Relax with the sound of waves and get a famous Thai or aromatherapy massage at a very reasonable price.

Cooking class

Smile cooking school

Smile Koh Mak cooking school offers Thai cooking classes in english with a great sea view!

Price per student is THB 1500, includes all the ingredient for cooking and a free recipe book in English to impress your loved ones back at home.

Book now

Watch the sunset

with live music

Here are some recommended bars to best enjoy Koh Mak sunsets:

- White Sand Beach resort
- Blue Pearl Bar at Cococape Resort
- I Talay at Koh Mak Resort
- The Coral Bar and Resort

Explore the island

Rent a bicycle or motorbike

By foot, bike or motorbike explore Koh Mak's rubber tree farms, coconut plantations and speechless beaches.

Koh Mak is a low carbon destination and has mainly flat terrains which makes it a great place to explore by bicycle.

Rubber plantations

Explore the natural gardens and rubber plantations

Rubber plantations are the first island resources. Koh mak is almost self-sufficient thanks to permaculture and organic gardening.

Arts and culture

Koh Mak museum, temple and artists

Discover the island's history at the Koh Mak museum in an 80 years old house with artifacts and photographs showing the history of the island.

Visit the Koh Mak buddhist temple of Koh Mak with several resident monks.

Get lost in a natural garden full of scultures made by the local artist Somchai.

Help the community

Volunteer for Trash Hero

Help maintain a clean environment by participating is Koh Mak Trash Hero, aiming to make the island one of the cleanest in Thailand.

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