We suggest you organize a motorcycle during your stay at the Haad Tien Beach Resort, it is the best way to travel around the island and quite cheap also for those planing a longer stay.

A new away from all levels of these resorts have setup dive centres in need of the exiting newly found island


Koh Phangan who were regular. Their lives mainly consisted of harvesting coconuts, growing vegetables & fruit and of course sustaining themselves through fishing. In those early days reaching KohTao required a dangerous boat ride from nearby islands or the mainland, if and when the seas & weather permitted, but the inhabitants continued to grow progressively all the same, even when the easy life was hard and without a large amount return. Their lives consisted mainly of collecting coconuts, growing vegetables & fruit and sustaining themselves through fishing. Local farmers and fishermen grasped that business people from outside Thailandwere building up Koh Tao to provide all these new clients and they too immediately began businesses to satisfy all the visitors demands.

Koh Toa by the road runs South to share and some While visting Koh Tao visitors can see typical picture-postcard views of swaying palms , crystal clear bays and amazing mountain views In 1947, Khun A-Paiwong, Thailand's Prime Minister at the time, asked for and got a royal pardon for the islands prisoners and thanks to a gracious act by His Majesty the King. They were released and moved to Suratthani on the mainland and the island was discarded once again. This was in the same year that the original people laid claim to a large portion of land on what is currently recognized as Sai Ree Beach. These were the twin brothers Khun Ueam and Khun Oh who reached Ko Toa by a small boat from the neighbouring island of Koh Phangan. It has so much to offer but it hasn't lost what attracted travellers here in the first place, it is still a little piece of tropical paradisefor everyone to share and enjoy.

Koh Tao. Every now and again progress can be a wonderful thing, it's a good thing KoTao has maintained its relaxed atmosphere, ]it is,it's] still nigh on impossible to find a crowded beach. Suddenly the island clans reacted rapidly to this arrival of strangers otherwise called Farangs, by adapting to it.