Koh Jum

Island Paradise

4 Day – 3 Night Adventure

Welcome to a journey of discovery and relaxation on the picturesque island of Koh Jum!
Swimming pool at Baan Chang

Immerse yourself in the luxurious tranquillity of Thai island life

Drone view of couple using SUP

Discover cultural journeys through vibrant villages and experiences

Master bedroom at Baan Tonsai

Awaken your senses to wellness and serenity in natural surroundings.

Drone view of Koh Jum beach

Luxury and sustainability intertwine for a uniquely relaxing escape

Our carefully curated itinerary ensures you experience the essence of this tranquil island while indulging in its natural beauty and rich culture.

Day One

Arrival and Island Immersion

Koh Jum beach at sunset

Upon your arrival at Krabi Airport, our friendly team will greet you and whisk you away to Leam Kruat Pier. From there, you’ll embark on a scenic longtail boat ride to the serene Koh Jum Beach Villas.

Check-in and settle into your tropical oasis, where bicycles and kayaks await your exploration. As the sun sets over the horizon, immerse yourself in the island’s tranquillity and unwind at our luxurious resort.

Includes: Transfers from Krabi International Airport, longtail transfers, accommodation at Koh Jum Beach Villas.

Day Two

Cultural Exploration and Mangrove Adventure

Drone view of a kayak in mangroves

Start your day with a delectable breakfast at the resort before setting off on a cultural journey through Koh Jum’s vibrant villages. Accompanied by an English-speaking local guide, delve into the island’s rich heritage and witness the fascinating Cheo Lay “Sea Gypsy” way of life. From sustainable fishing techniques to the art of rubber cultivation, gain insights into the traditions that sustain the local community.

In the afternoon embark on a unique kayaking experience through Koh Jum’s pristine mangrove forests. As you paddle through this serene ecosystem, you’ll actively participate in our resort’s mangrove reforestation project, contributing to the preservation of this vital habitat. Return to the resort for a restful evening amidst the sounds of nature.

Includes: Breakfast, activities as listed, accommodation at Koh Jum Beach Villas.

Day Three

Wellness and Serenity

Mango with sticky rice

Awaken your senses with a refreshing morning yoga session, followed by a hearty breakfast overlooking the turquoise waters.

Indulge in a rejuvenating 60-minute massage session or opt for an invigorating Thai boxing training session, tailored to your preferences.

Includes: Breakfast, activities as listed, accommodation at Koh Jum Beach Villas.

Day Four

Leisure and Departure

Baan Sonja swimming pool

Savour a leisurely breakfast at the resort before enjoying some downtime, exploring the island at your own pace with our complimentary bicycles and kayaks.

Bid farewell to Koh Jum as you embark on a scenic longtail boat ride back to the pier, carrying with you cherished memories of your island retreat.

Includes: Breakfast, activities as listed, longtail boat transfers to Leam Kruat Pier.

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Embark on an Unforgettable Journey

with Discovery Travel at Koh Jum Beach Villas

Nestled amidst the pristine waters of the Andaman Sea, Koh Jum stands as a hidden sanctuary of untouched beauty and tranquillity. Unlike its bustling counterparts, this island exudes an authentic charm that captivates the soul. From the enchanting traditions of the Cheo Lay “Sea Gypsy” community to the lush tropical landscapes, Koh Jum offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

At Koh Jum Beach Villas, luxury and sustainability intertwine seamlessly to create a haven where guests can indulge in guilt-free relaxation. Where eco-friendly villas, nestled within lush tropical gardens, offer panoramic views of the azure sea, providing a sanctuary for the soul.

With Discovery Travel, your journey at Koh Jum Beach Villas transcends the ordinary. Our curated itinerary invites you to explore the island’s hidden treasures through guided village tours and mangrove kayaking adventures. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Koh Jum, engage with local communities, and contribute to environmental conservation efforts.

Beach front pool
Dizzy Freeman
Dizzy Freeman
Fantastic tour company. We booked and paid online before our trip. We went on the Seculded Beach and Turtle Sanctuary boat tour. Our guide, Garfield, was great. Friendly, informative, and happy to chat about various aspects of thai life. We had the trip to ourselves (2 people). The longboat ride was so peaceful and the beach at Na Yak was beautiful. Lunch was provided and was delicious and plentiful. A really lovely day out. Thank you. We had initially booked the Phang Na Sightseeing, but it has a minimum group of four, and as no one else booked it, it wasn't able to run, unfortunately. However they offered us a full refund with no problem at all. We asked to transfer to the secluded beach trip and it was sorted straight away. I don't know if it was already booked and someone dropped out, or if they organised it for us at less than 24 hours notice, but we were very impressed with the customer service.
David Mak
David Mak
We had a wonderful trip with “nine” (shortened Thai name) and our two young children (one and three) who were well looked after by all the crew. We did the local reef snorkelling tour around the tip of Laem Ao Kham and then to the beautiful secluded beach, which is a great trip for all ages but certainly suited our young children. The lunch provided was delicious and plentiful. Our guide was really knowledgeable and keen to tell us about the local wildlife, history and Thailand in general, for which we were very appreciative. I was especially glad to see their “no plastic” lunch and water supplies and that they are doing their best to provide an eco friendly tour, as well as supporting local incomes. Can’t recommend highly enough
Raoul Khalfallaoui
Raoul Khalfallaoui
Merveilleuse journée Temple Bodiste suivie d’une visite en bateau traditionnel de la mangrove puis visite de l’île de james Bond repas dans un village de pêcheurs et coucher de soleil! Un guide au top ( Boy) un chauffeur professionnel Merci pour votre gentillesse
Charly Tango
Charly Tango
Der Bootsausflug mit Discovery Travel war der absolute Wahnsinn! Unser Guide Man war nicht nur Mega nett, sondern hat auch alles super organisiert. Vom entspannten Picknick am Traumstrand bis zum Schnorcheln am coolen Korallenriff - einfach top! Das Meer war so klar und der weiße Sandstrand einfach perfekt. Man hat uns super eingewiesen und darauf geachtet, dass die Korallen unversehrt bleiben. Die Unterwasserwelt war der Hammer, so viele bunte Korallen und Fische! Und die Fahrt auf dem Longtailboot hat dem Ganzen die krönende Atmosphäre gegeben. Ehrlich, besser geht's wirklich nicht! Top Ausflug mit wenig Leuten am Boot 6 Personen) und vor Ort (vielleicht 20 Personen).
Isabel Khalfallaoui
Isabel Khalfallaoui
C’était une journée mémorable !! Les paysages sont d’une exceptionnelle beauté ! Merci à Boy pour sa gentillesse ! Très pédagogue , souriant un guide parfait !
Gabriele Jansen
Gabriele Jansen
Beste was wir bis jetzt erleben durften. Nur wir zwei ,eine ganz private Kursion.
Danielle Gutknecht
Danielle Gutknecht
One of our very best days in Thailand was spent doing the local snorkeling tour with Discovery Travel - Khao Lak. Our tour guide was brilliant, with a vast knowledge on local biodiversity and culture. The snorkeling was excellent - a fantastic array of colorful fish and corals. They keep the tour groups small, with a maximum of 6 people, which means the day feels a bit more personalized and relaxed compared to a different tour we did with a larger company. The amazing, homemade Thai food for lunch by the beach was the icing on the cake to this incredible day. If you’re thinking about booking a trip, do it! :)
We did the local reef snorkeling tour and it was perfect! Excellent guide, small group, overall a very pleasant experience! Highly recommend if you are looking for a local tour away from the masses.

Good to Know

Natural Sea Breezes in Villa Design
The villas are designed to embrace the natural elements, including refreshing sea breezes. Although equipped with air-conditioning, we encourage guests to relish the cooling ocean winds for a truly immersive coastal experience.
Natural Vibes with Outdoor Showers
Many of the villas feature outdoor or semi-outdoor showers, enhancing the natural experience of your stay. As the villas are designed to embrace the surrounding environment, they are open-air upon guests’ arrival. We encourage guests to appreciate the natural surroundings, which may include harmless geckos, bugs, beetles, and mosquitoes within the villas. Rest assured, these creatures are a part of the tropical ecosystem and pose no harm.
Sustainable Amenities
Koh Jum Beach Villas prioritize sustainability. Complimentary soap and amenities are provided to help reduce single-use product consumption.
Sustainable Linen Practices
To minimize the resort’s carbon footprint, bed sheets, towels, and linens are changed every 3 days. However, upon request, staff are happy to accommodate more frequent changes. Simply inform our Guest Service Team during your stay, and we’ll ensure your preferences are met.
Mangrove Activities
While it’s possible to kayak at any time in the mangroves around Koh Jum, mangrove planting can only be done at low tide. For the full experience, we recommend discussing timings with the resort upon arrival to plan your stay accordingly.
Cash Convenience on the Island
Discover the local charm of Koh Jum with its quaint shops and restaurants. While ATMs are not available on the island, some local shops offer “cash back” services for a fee. We recommend withdrawing Thai Baht before your arrival for seamless island exploration.
Tide-Dependent Beach Activities
Embark on a unique beach experience with exposed reefs during low tide. While swimming may not always be possible, seize the opportunity to stroll along the scenic 5km beach and explore captivating rock pools. The exposed reefs maintain the island’s seclusion, deterring noisy day trip boats. The beach offers a mix of rocky and sandy areas for diverse coastal adventures.
Beachfront Location with Sandfly Precautions

Experience the ultimate beach-front getaway at Koh Jum Beach Villas, nestled directly along the pristine shores. While you soak up the sun and sea, we recommend taking precautions against sandflies during the evenings.

Connectivity and Entertainment
Disconnect from the ordinary and reconnect with nature. While most villas do not have televisions, all are equipped with fibre optic internet cables, ensuring connectivity amidst the serene surroundings.
Respectful Dining Experience
As a predominantly Muslim island, the resort does not serve pork, respecting traditional Cheo Lay beliefs.

Sustainable Travel Operatons

TAS Sustainability 5 Star Award

Discovery Travel was one of the first companies in Thailand to have been awarded 5 stars by the Tourism Autority of Thailand – Sustainable Tourism Acceleration Project.

Thailand Tourism Awards - Silver Award Discovery Travel

Outstanding Travel Itinerary: Thailand Tourism Silver Award-Winners at the 2023 Thailand Tourism Awards. Royal recognition further highlights our comitment to exceptional high quality.

Travelife Certified

Travelife standards are formally recognized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC), the highest global body for sustainability in tourism, supported by the United Nations.

Here at Discovery Travel we work hard too ensure that our operations and Khao Lak tours do not have a negative impact on local eco-systems or communities. All to often the effects of tourism destroy the very thing it wishes to celebrate. It is important to us that we operate all our day trips and Khao Lak tours in the most sustainable ways possible, so that all of our destinations can be enjoyed by generations to come.

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