Start making travel plans to the sunny beaches of Thailand but you'll have to stay up late to catch your flight. Bangkok Airways is going to launch a direct flight from Guangzhou to Koh Samui, Thailand, on January 21, 2017. The new service will operate once a day.
According to Bangkok Airways, flights will depart from Guangzhou at 4:30 am, arriving in Koh Samui at 7:15 am.
The return service will leave Koh Samui at 9:40 pm, arriving in Guangzhou at 2:15 am the following morning. The lowest return ticket is 2,630 yuan before tax.
Koh Samui airport is invested and built by Bangkok Airways. So all Bangkok airways passengers can have a rest at the VIP hall, enjoying free refreshments and wireless network.
Ko Samui is an island off the east coast of the Kra Isthmus, Thailand.
It is Thailand's second-largest island after Phuket, with a population of over 63,000 and a hotel occupancy rate of 73 percent as the number of visitors increases.
Abundant tourist resources, sandy beaches, coral reefs, and coconut trees are all available on the island.
(By Carina Zhang, Louis Berney)