Grandfather & Grandmother Rocks

Grandfather & Grandmother Rocks, situated south of Lamai Beach, between Lamai and Hua Thanon. Hin Ta Hin Yai are one of the most famous things to see on Koh Samui and are visited by most of the people coming to Koh Samui.
There is small road leading from the parking lot to the rocks which has plenty of small shops selling souvenirs, handcrafted/handmade products, and sweets/candy made from coconut.

Hin Ta Hin Yai Rocks

Part of the program of almost every sightseeing tour it’s easy to get to the rocks. Simply book a sightseeing tour or Jeep Safari/Adventure Safari and the guides of the tour will bring you to Hin Ta & Hin Yai telling you a mystical story how the rocks came to be.

Many tales exist about the rocks, one tale telling that the bodies of a elder couple, which were stranded on the beach of Koh Samui have been transformed to rocks.

Things to Bring:

  • Mosquito Spray
  • Camera/Video Camera
  • Drinking Water/Soft Drinks
  • Sun screen
  • Sandals/Sneekers