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Soneva Kiri Unique Experiences
Soneva Kiri Unique Experiences

Experiences for groups, couples, families as well as water sport, in land and cultural activities

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Staying at one of our Soneva Kiri villas means an array of activities to do and memorable experiences to live with your family and friends. Please contact us for prices and more information.

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In-Villa BBQ

Take pleasure in this exclusive dining experience served on North Beach. Your personal chef and waiter will discreetly set up a table and present you with freshly caught seafood grilled to perfection, served with an array of accompaniments and a bottle of Champagne.

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Yai Ki waterfall

A thrilling adventure to experience the best of Koh Kood. Begin the day with a hike to a nearby waterfall and cool off in the natura l spring before exploring the vast abundance of flora and fauna, guided by your expert Tropical Ecologist. If you would rather not hike, we can arrange for you to get to the waterfall by car.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between

09:00 - 17:00

Only available between May and November

Cinema Paradiso

Steal a kiss to Casablanca…Watch classics under the stars in a return to the old traditions of Hollywood. Nibble on a playful menu of gourmet comfort foods, accompanied by creative cocktails. Films screen nightly in our outdoor theatre, a jungle-enshrouded auditorium of cascading cushions over the waters of the reservoir lagoon.

Duration: 19:30 - 21:00 and 21:30 - 23:00. Screenings scheduled

on Monday, Wednesday & Friday.


Here, on the remote island of Koh Kood, we felt a sense of wonder as we stared into its open sky, far from the obscuring lights of civilization. That’s why we were inspired to build a state-of-the-art observatory. With the infectious passion of our Astronomers, you’ll soon be identifying constellations, counting the moons of Jupiter and peering at the graceful halo of Saturn’s rings.

Duration: As per the schedule and weather permitting, from 20:30 - 22:30

Koh Kood Butterfly Quest

An explorative trail through the lush rainforest, guided by Soneva Kiri’s Tropical Ecologist. Marvel in the discovery of a secret waterfall before you search for the 100 species of exquisite butterflies on the island.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Only available between November and April

Treepod Dining

This experience invites you to take fine dining to new heights. Comfortably seated in a bamboo pod, we gently hoist you high up into the tropical foliage of Koh Kood’s ancient rainforest. Gaze out across the boulder covered shoreline dancing with gentle waves, as you savour gourmet delights and wines, delivered via the zip-line acrobatics of your personal waiter.

Duration: 2 hours

Sonu’s Picnic

Embrace the castaway life and try Sonu’s favourite – lunch on a remote corner of a nearby beach prepared by your personal chef. Take a dip in the crystal clear, blue lagoon with our in-house snorkelling guide while your chef prepares gourmet temptations in the most intimate of settings.

Duration: As per the guest’s wishes

Only available between November and April

Wine Tasting

As the clouds reflect the fading sun’s red and orange glow, let your palate embark on a journey through five of the world’s most renowned wine regions. An assortment of first class charcuteries and cheese set the mood for interactive discussions guided by our resident Sommelier. Our Sommelier would be delighted to arrange a blind wine tasting for you, should you wish to test your wine senses.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Wine Dinner

Join our Chef and Sommelier for an exclusive evening of delicate pairings and gourmet creations. Set against the dramatic backdrop of breathtaking Thai sunsets, our wine cellar is the perfect venue to enjoy a memorable gastronomic experience of innovative cuisine paired with treasured vintages from our subterranean cellar.

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Ao Salat Seafood Barbecue

Start this experience with a glass of Champagne while the sun sets and our boat takes you to Ao Salat fishing village on the North East tip of Koh Kood. A local family will welcome you to their traditional house to experience their way of life. Then enchant your senses with a local seafood barbecue prepared by our chef.

Duration: 3 hours

Sunrise Breakfast

We are delighted to invite you to your private table as the first rays of the morning sun light up Sone va Kiri’s jetty.Contemplate the day ahead while nutritious and invigorating breakfast delights are prepared by our culinary chef.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes


Children’s Den and Eco Den

Step inside a giant bamboo playground shaped like a manta ray hanging in the treetops. The Den is dedicated to learning, excitement, and meaningful experiences. Professional child minders pique your children’s (aged 5 and up) imaginations, teaching them to play Thai instruments, unleashing their creative talents with arts and crafts, and carefully watch them at play.

At the Eco Den, younger Soneva guests (1 – 4 years old) are invited to play with toys and take part in activities that meet Soneva’s stringent standards of social and environmental responsibility. All children are looked after by local child carers.

Duration: 09:00 - 13:00 & 14:00 - 18:00

Private Cinema

Indulge in popcorn as you recline on comfortable loungers under the stars as you enjoy a selection of classic and inspirational movies. Perhaps you’d like to relive your wedding, graduation or birthday on the big screen. Beverage and dining options can be arranged on request at an extra charge.

Duration: Any time after sunset. Available on request on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.


Koh Rang Snorkelling

Snorkel the pristine coral reefs at Koh Rang Yai National Marine Park. Encounter the rich and abundant marine life as briefed by your personal snorkelling guide. This is an impeccable opportunity to discover the natural beauty of an untouched island.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Only available between October and May

Koh Raet Snorkelling & Solar Reef

Soneva Kiri’s Solar Reef is a man-made reef garden powered by the sun. It is an artificial structure with coral transplants grafted to it. The reef attracts numerous species of fish, who have now chosen it as their new natural habitat and breeding ground. The sculpture garden just off Koh Raet’s south coast is definitely one of the most unique dive sites around Koh Kood. Koh Raet, a small island just 10 minutes west of Koh Kood is home to a number of artificial reef projects. The sculpture garden includes an elephant, tiger, horse, cow and a dog, all placed in an area of powdery white sand. The nearby natural reef is a highlight on its own with lots of dense, cavernous coral structures, anemone fields and giant clams.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Only available between October and May

Seven Days, Seven Beaches

Step aboard a wooden fishing boat, which becomes your private beach club at anchor: snorkel, swim ashore to sunbathe, go kayaking or paddle boarding, and enjoy a gourmet lunch, prepared on board. The beaches on include: Klong Chao Beach, Ao Kluai, Koh Rang's Blue Lagoon, Klong Han Beach, Ao Tapao, Klong Ngamko Beach and Takhian Beach. Choose from a one-day cruise or the full seven-day adventure.

Duration: 8 hours and 30 minutes

Sunrise Breakfast Cruise

Rise before the sun for a speedboat ride around the cove to watch the sunrise from the east of Koh Kood. Indulge in a rustic yet refined breakfast of fresh breads, fruits, meats, cheese, freshly brewed coffee, a selection of teas and a glass of chilled sparkling wine. Start your day in paradise in an unforgettable fashion.

Duration: 06:30 - 08:30

Koh Kradad Safari

A speedboat journey delivers you to the Koh Kradad island, famous for its abundance of wild deer. Spot these beautiful creatures on this island safari adventure.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Non-Motorised Water Sports

We offer a range of complimentary non-motorised water sports, including kayaking, paddleboarding, and hobie cats. Private tuition is available at an additional charge on an hourly basis.

Duration: As per the guest’s wishes

Sunset Cocktail Cruise

The most romantic way to enjoy the passing of another day in paradise. Glide along the west coast of Koh Kood, exploring the water ways in a traditional Thai boat, all while sipping wine and nibbling on gourmet canapés.

Duration: 18:30 - 20:00

Private Catamaran Outings

Embark on tailor-made cruises to discover the sights and sounds of Koh Kood island. Our catamaran will whisk you away to secluded hideaways and snorkelling sites. This is an incredible way to discover the hidden beauty of the Gulf of Thailand.

This activity requires prior reservation.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Private Picnic and Snorkelling

Cruise to Koh Rang Marine Park on one of our speedboats to discover a vast variety of tropical fish. Our underwater discovery team will then escort you to your very own private beach for a picnic on the white sands.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Snorkelling only available between October and May

PADI Diving Courses

Dive the Gulf of Thailand’s waters and experience the highest international standards from our instructors. Choose from either scuba or open water diving courses. Arrive as a guest and leave as a friend.

Duration and Price: Course dependent.

Please refer to Diving Compendium.


Koh Kood Discovery

An authentic discovery of the local way of life. Experience Ao Salat fishing village and lose yourself in the natural beauty of the lush mangrove forest. Complete your journey of discovery at the stunning Klong Chao waterfall and its cooling freshwater lagoon.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Koh Kood by Sea

Get to know the rainforested island that Soneva Kiri calls home with this exclusive tour by sea. Cruise along the coastline of one of the most beautifully untamed islands in Thailand. Catch a glimpse of the Thai way of life before modernity with a visit to Ao Yai fishing village. Dine on Thai delicacies at a local restaurant for lunch, made with seafood caught that morning. Here, time stands still, so get lost in the flavours an d aromas of home cooked food and the mesmerising views of the bay. When you’re ready, our captain will pick you up for the return boat journey back to Soneva Kiri. Don’t forget to bring your shoes, swimmers, a hat and sunscreen.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Only available between October and May

Rainforest Adventure

Start with an 8km drive to Klong Nam Sai for a luscious rainforest trek; designed to bring you closer to Koh Kood’s wildlife. Discover a tranquil paradise with incredibly diverse flora and fauna. Visit a local jungle house and organic farm, th en slowly move down the ravine to discover Koh Kood’s secret waterfall.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00

Only available between May to November

North Beach Rainforest Trek

Discover unspoiled Koh Kood at its finest, with a trek through t he island’s lusciously dense rainforest. Along the way, cool off in the crystal clear waterfalls that cascade magically over five different levels and swim in the pool below. This activity requires a moderate level of fitness as uphill hiking is involved.

This experience is exclusively available to guests staying at Soneva Kiri.

Not suitable for children under 12 years of age. Requires closed-toe shoes.

Difficulty level = hard.

Duration: 09:00 - 12:30

Only available between May to November

Mushroom Cave Lunch

Join us for a dining experience, for a maximum of four guests, which features a menu that has been specially designed around our mushrooms. Take your time and savour a healthy and delicious five-course vegetarian Thai menu or a non-vegetarian Western menu made with more than six different varieties of mushrooms, all of which have been grown in Soneva Kiri’s Mushroom Hut. The main dish will be prepared live by one of our chefs, who will explain the nutritional benefits of mushrooms.

Duration: 2 hours

Mountain Bike Tour

Go on an invigorating mountain biking adventure around Koh Kood. Cycle along quiet roads in the shade of rubber trees and coconut groves. Explore the bountiful hills and interact with nature as you experience the island on two wheels.

Duration: Guests can choose to do this experience any time between 09:00 - 17:00


Thai Cooking Class

We invite lovers of Thai food to master the art of traditional Thai cooking. Join our chef as they source freshly caught fish in the local fishing village of Ao Salat, before learning how to prepare your first authentic Thai dish, a perfect day of culinary discovery.

Please contact your Mr./Ms. Friday for advanced booking.

Duration: 4/5 hours, including lunch

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