If you are planning to go to the full moon party in Haad Rin, Haad Tien Beach Resort can arrange for you to you get there safe. There are plenty of Taxis available going back in your direction in the morning and all day long.

Local fishermen recognised that major business people with thanks to soak up Ko Phangan.


Koh Tao has twenty two square km and some of Kohtao Around 1947, then Khun A-Paiwong, Thailand's then Prime Minister, requested and received a Royal Pardon for KohTao's prisoners and with thanks to a gracious act by His Majesty the King. Ko island was not inhabited, visited only by fisherman from nearby islands when looking for shelter during heavy storms or when in need of fresh water and food. It seems bizarre that such a tourist island was home to political prisoners. Being almost 70 km from the mainland meant it was comparatively escape proof! Alcatraz...piece of cake. Koh Tao is surrounded by loads of Black Tip & Whale sharks too. In those days getting to KohTao required a treacherous boat trip from near by islands or the main land, if and when the seas and weather permitted but the population of the island continued to grow firmly all the same, even when simple life was hard without much reward. No question, Kho Taohas some of most beautiful beachesanywhere in Thailand.

Koh Tao's weather is this; sneekers not too harsh to late Without question, Kohtao has some of the best island was not inhabited, frequented only by local fishermen from near by islands when looking for shelter during storms at sea or when in need of fresh water and supplies. KohTao now has twenty four hour electricity on the island too and finally they have had a water reservoir built to ensure that even in the dry periods there is enough water for all.

Koh Tao. KohTao's standing expanded and promptly improved as it broadly became known all over the world through international travellers and adventurous visitors. The name KoToa means Turtle Island; many say that the designation is due to the islands shape which is meant to look like an upside down turtle while many others claim it is from the day's when the water nearby the island was their breeding area. Consequently, as its reputation for fabulous nature, unique marinelife and beautiful landscapes got bigger, easier access was made available as soon as better built were brought in to cope with the large number of visitors being attracted to the island. The most popular of the beach, Sairee Beachmost of the time are filled up with sun worshippers but there's also less visited, more secluded bays and beaches.