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Samui Regatta

Koh Samui Activities | Visit the Samui Regatta for competition and entertainment

One of the most famous activities in the social calendar of Asia is the Koh Samui Regatta, held on Samui Island. This event is held off the shore of Tradewinds Bungalow Resort situated on Chaweng beach. The Samui Regatta is held in the months of May and June in Samui Island which caters to the racing community and stands next to the China Sea Race and Manila's President's Cup Regatta.

Samui Regatta organizes many parties on Samui Island

The Samui Regatta of Samui Island is a great combination of top class yachting and great on-shore entertainment. Boats from all over Asia join together in Samui Island to make the Samui Regatta an international event. And with the many parties, including the VIP gala party that is held at the Central Samui Resort and other parties held around the island, the Samui Regatta is a major social event of Samui Island.

The latest addition to the Samui Regatta is the Firefly 850 Sport Catamaran One-Design Division that adds lots of color to the event. Both locals and outsiders vie for the top prize here where the locals of Samui Island participating in Samui Regatta have an added local knowledge that provides them a winning edge in the competition.

Samui Regatta offers onshore and offshore entertainment

The onshore entertainment during the Samui Regatta is just as entertaining as its offshore competition. The spectators and sailors get to enjoy nightly drinks at the Regatta Beach Tavern, get to attend parties at the luxurious Q Bar and simultaneously participate in the Land Rover Experience where they get to experience the beautiful Samui island off-road.

So if you are a person who enjoys yachting, competition and partying, then make sure you time your visit to Samui Island during the Samui Regatta. You will have the time of your life which will remain in your minds for many years to come.

Last Updated: 24 Oct 2007