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Ko Samui: 4WD Wild Jungle Safari Tour with Lunch

Ko Samui: 4WD Wild Jungle Safari Tour with Lunch

From US$ 44.40 per person

Enjoy a half-day tour to see the highlights of Koh Samui such as Grandfathers/Grandmother rocks, Mummified Monk, Namuang Waterfall, and Buddha’s Magic Garden. Enjoy the fun experience up to the mountain and see some lovely viewpoints by a 4X4 army jeep.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Thai, English
Pickup included
Be picked up from your hotel in Koh Samui.
Small group
Limited to 11 participants

Experience

Itinerary
5 hours
  • Koh Samui

  • 1 hour
  • Hin Ta & Hin Yai Rocks (sightseeing)

  • Na Muang Waterfalls (swimming)

  • Mummified Monk (visit)

  • Na Muang Waterfalls (view)

  • Lunch

  • Secret Buddha Garden (visit)

  • Wat Phra Yai (sightseeing)

  • 1 hour
  • Koh Samui

Pickup included
Main stop
Other stop
Highlights
  • Take a rugged ridge on a 4X4 army jeep
  • Swim at the biggest and best waterfall on Koh Samui
  • See the famous mummified monk who died in the sitting meditation position
  • Visit the iconic Grandmother and Grandfather rocks
Full description

Embark on a spectacular adventure up into the mountain and through the Jungle of Koh Samui and then down the other side. All safaris are conducted using authentic rugged ex-army jeeps. It is an exhilarating and rugged experience, but safety is always the highest priority. After pickup from your hotel on Ko Samui, travel to the first stop on the safari, the famous Grandfather/Grandmother Rocks. Next to the rocks is a quaint market selling all sorts of handmade Thai products and souvenirs.

Then, head off to the largest waterfall on the island for a cool swim in the natural spring water. Visit the mummified monk statue in the glass case at the temple as seen on TV. After this ground-level experience, crank the vehicle into 4WD and head up into the mountain to impressive viewpoints located along the route to the top. Pass by local Thai farmers working their coconut farms in the forest.

Stop for a delicious, traditional Thai lunch in the mountain-top restaurant with beautiful views of the island. After lunch, head to Buddha’s Magic Garden, with weird and wonderful statues all made by hand by one man over many years. Running through the garden is a quaint little stream, and above it is an old monk’s prayer room.

Drive down the mountain and stop at the rubber-making plantation before heading toward the iconic Big Buddha. After an exhilarating day, you will be transferred back to the hotel in the evening.

Includes
  • 4X4 army jeep up the mountain
  • Traditional Thai lunch
  • Live guide
  • Accident insurance
  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Roundtrip transfers from Maenam, Bophut, Choeng Mon, Chaweng and Lamai
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • No safaris are conducted which involve animals in captivity
  • Once confirmed, the operator will confirm the exact hotel pick-up time via your email
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 1011 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Safety
    4.2/5

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Absolutely cracking day out with Jonny and the team. My favourite part was the water fight on the jeeps, loads of fun! It was a long day but very worth it to see all the highlights of Koh Samui. I even lost my hat on the tour and they were so kind finding it for me the next day and returning to my accommodation. Thank you

November 29, 2022

The tour was absolutely amazing and I would recommend it to anyone visiting Koh Samui! You can see the most important stops on the island and get told something everywhere and you can also ask questions. We were surprised how much we saw. Our guide Johnny was super nice and gave us an unforgettable day despite the rain. There were seven of us in the back of the car and we had plenty of space. When it went through the Dschubgel, three people could also sit on the roof of the car. Uphill it rocked and jerked quite a bit. However, you don't have to be afraid at any time! The food surprised us very much. Delicious Thai food was served in a small restaurant with a great view over the island. Together with the other people from the car we enjoyed a delicious meal.

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October 21, 2022

The tour was really great and value for money was really great. The journey takes just over 8 hours and we discovered the hotspots of Ko Samui. Probably a lot of temples, but it was still fun. The guide and the entire crew were very friendly and put everyone in a good mood. Was worth it.

October 6, 2022

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