There are accommodations at Haad Tien Beach Resort to meet all budgets, with most bungalows offering Air-Con and hot water at the higher price levels.

In the Gulf of exotic high class villas with thatched roofs to most popular of undeveloped bays visitors being snorkeling at


Koh Panghan Ko Tao for KoTao's status for online reservation here. Ko island was not inhabited, frequented only by fisherman from near by islands when looking for shelter during thunder storms or when in need of fresh water and supplies.

Koh Phangan. And yes, you can still snorkel with sharks, and perhaps the odd turtle too, just check out our web site for all the local dive shops available. All the prisoners were all pardoned and transported by boat to Suratthani on the mainland and KoTao was deserted yet again. Departures & arrivals were on the local coconut boats, and even then delays of several days were common place, so back to the hammock and the world of dreams, the boat will come another day. The early 80's brought to Ko Taosome of the very first travellers from Kohphangan who were looking for some thing new away from the masses & crowds who were going crazy for the full moon parties on Kohpangan.

Koh Tao has retained it's sparkle though it widely became known Their lives consisted mainly of harvesting coconuts, growing friut and vegetables and of course providing for with fishing. The given name Ko Toa means Turtle Island; some say that the given name is due to the islands appearance which is meant to appear to be an inverted turtle while many others say it is from the day's when the water surrounding the island was island was their breeding spot. The island now has twenty four hour electricity on the island too and finally they have had a water reservoir constructed to make sure that even in the dryest periods there is enough water for all.