Koh Samui Dinghy Sailing
Last update : 2020-05-05 UTC.
If you want to go out and hit the waves of Samui on a nice hobie cat, then we have the right place for you! Captain Arn from Mui Pirates is out every day on Lamai beach to sail with you the waves of Lamai.
You can either let him sail you around, or take over the controls while he teaches you how to sail a catamaran hobie cat properly.
If you’re experienced in sailing yourself, you can even rent the hobie cat on your own, and explore the waters of Koh Samui on your own!
From the Mui Pirates facebook group :
Hobie Cat’s are small sailing catamarans that allow you to experience nature on its best , cruising with your family and friends on the magical Gulf of Thailand with or without instructor.
– The Hobie Cat Getaway can carry up to 5 persons.
– It is possible to rent a Hobie Cat by your own.
– For rentals, we require that you have about 20h experience at least by your own on a small catamaran such as Hobie Cat.
You need to know how to bring back up the boat in case you capsize.
Some people believe that the word “Samui” derives from the Malay word “saboey”, or “safe haven”, from the sea it looks a lot like Peter Pan’s Neverland . When you are floating by Lamai beach.
Hin Ta Hin Yai and the South part of the island you will feel what Samui mean. Barracuda , sea turtles and often dolphins are spotted . Weather depending it is possible to reach the other island Koh Matsum.From MUI Pirates website
By renting a Hobie Cat, you will be able to discover the true beauty of Koh Samui.
HOBIE CAT LESSONS
With 30 years of sailing experience our team is happy to teach you the ropes and skills needed to sail a Hobie Cat. The lessons are minimum 1 hour long and can be stretched according to your needs or wants. After each lesson the instructor will evaluate you and before you know you will be able to sail by your own.
Sailing is a art that can easily be learned to young and old.
So if you’re visiting Koh Samui and want to experience something most tourists haven’t experienced before – book a quick tour with captain Arn, and go Sailing around Koh Samui!
You will go on a ride of a lifetime and also hear the most unforgettable stories from the local people of Samui.