Great Market in Fisherman’s Village

Fisherman’s Village is a charming and historic area located on the northern coast of Koh Samui. It was originally a fishing village, but has since been transformed into a popular tourist destination. The village is known for its old wooden houses, quaint shops and restaurants, and vibrant night market.

One of the main attractions of Fisherman’s Village is its night market, which takes place every Friday. The market is a great place to sample local food and drinks, and to shop for souvenirs and handmade crafts. There are also street performers and live music, making it a lively and entertaining experience.

Here are some popular dishes in Thai cuisine, where you can find here in the Fisherman’s Village every Friday:

  1. Tom Yum Goong: This is a spicy and sour soup made with shrimp, lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves, galangal, and chili peppers.

    Samui Vacations Tom Yum Goong
     Tom Yum Goong
  2. Pad Thai: This is a stir-fried rice noodle dish that is commonly made with shrimp, chicken, or tofu, and is flavored with tamarind sauce, fish sauce, and palm sugar.

    Pad Thai
  3. Massaman Curry: This is a mild and creamy curry made with chicken, beef, or lamb, and is flavored with coconut milk, peanuts, potatoes, and cinnamon.

    Samui Vacations Massaman Curry
     Massaman Curry
  4. Som Tam: This is a spicy green papaya salad that is commonly served as a side dish. It’s made with shredded papaya, tomatoes, green beans, peanuts, and chili peppers.

    Samui Vacations Som Tam
     Som Tam
  5. Khao Pad: This is a stir-fried rice dish that is commonly made with chicken, pork, shrimp, or vegetables. It’s flavored with soy sauce, fish sauce, and garlic.

    Samui Vacations Khao Pad
     Khao Pad
  6. Tom Kha Gai: This is a creamy and coconut-based soup made with chicken, mushrooms, lemongrass, galangal, and kaffir lime leaves.

    Samui Vacations Tom Kha Gai
     Tom Kha Gai
  7. Green Curry: This is a spicy and creamy curry made with chicken, beef, or fish, and is flavored with green chili peppers, coconut milk, and Thai basil.

    Samui Vacations Green Curry
    Green Curry
  8. Larb: This is a spicy and tangy salad made with ground meat, usually chicken or pork, and is flavored with fish sauce, lime juice, and roasted rice powder.

    Samui Vacations Larb
     Larb

These are just a few examples of the many delicious dishes that are found in Thai cuisine. Thai food is known for its bold and unique flavors, and is a popular choice for food lovers around the world.

The village also has a number of interesting temples, including Wat Plai Laem and Wat Samret. Wat Plai Laem is known for its impressive statues of Guanyin, the Chinese goddess of compassion, and the Buddha. Wat Samret is a smaller temple that is located on a hilltop, and offers beautiful views of the surrounding area.

Samui Vacations Wat Samret
Wat Samret

In addition to its cultural attractions, Fisherman’s Village is also a great place to relax and enjoy the beach. The village is located on the shores of Bophut Beach, which is a beautiful and tranquil spot with calm waters and white sand. There are also a number of bars and restaurants along the beach, making it a great place to spend the day.

Fisherman’s Village Walking Street is a popular tourist destination located in the heart of Bophut, Koh Samui in Thailand. Every Friday night, the area is transformed into a bustling street market where visitors can find a wide range of products, including clothes, accessories, souvenirs, and local handicrafts.

The walking street is also known for its delicious street food, offering a variety of traditional Thai dishes as well as international cuisine. There are plenty of food stalls lining the streets, offering visitors a chance to sample some of the island’s most popular dishes.

In addition to shopping and food, Fisherman’s Village Walking Street is also home to live music performances, street performers, and other entertainment, making it a great place to spend an evening out.

Fisherman’s Village itself is a charming and picturesque area, with traditional wooden houses and quaint shops, cafes, and restaurants lining the streets. It’s a popular spot for tourists and locals alike, offering a glimpse into the island’s rich history and culture.

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Coco Tam – Walking Street

Overall, Fisherman’s Village is a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to Koh Samui. Whether you’re interested in history, culture, or just relaxing on the beach, there’s something for everyone in this charming and lively area.

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