Haad Tien Beach Resort was constructed not far from the beach, at this place you can enjoy an amazing sunset. The resort is just minutes away from the village Thong Sala.

Being almost always a refreshing sea near the cheap living backpackers soon the world come another day.


Koh Toa by fishermen from many of cultivating coconuts growing fruit The island is surrounded by sharks too, nice friendly ones fortunately. Unlike a few years ago, visitors can find now everything from cheap plain wooden bungalowswith thatched roofs to stylish chic places with their own private facilities and swimming pool. On June the 18th 1899, the then king of ThailandKing Chulalongkorn (Rama V 1868-1910) visited KohTao and left his monogram as evidence on a huge rock at Jor Por Ror Bay near Sairee Beach. Consequently, as its reputation for beautiful nature, outstanding marinelife and beautiful landscapes got bigger, easier access was made available as soon as newer built were brought in to handle the number of visitors being attracted to the island.

Koh Phangan. This was at the same time that the 1st settlers laid claim to a big part of land on what is now known as Sairee Beach. The name KohTao means Turtle Island; some say that the name is due to the islands shape which is meant to look like an upside down turtle whilst others claim its from the days when the sea around the island was swimming with turtles and Koh Tao was their main breeding site. Strange, but true, from 1933-1947 KoTao housed political prisoners. Being located about 70 kilometres from Suratthani or Chumporn meant it was fairly escape proof! Alcatraz...piece of cake. Without doubt, Ko Taohas some of most beautiful beachesanywhere in the country.

Koh Toa is it's] still being developed places. Koh Tao's reputation spread and rapidly got bigger as it widely became known all over world through international travellers and adventurous visitors. The name Ko Koh Tao was rich with turtles and the island was their main breeding site. This was the same year that the very first settlers laid claim to a big part of land on which is now known as Sairee Beach.