There are lots of fantastic spots to visit situated near to the Haad Tien Beach Resort and which will revela the beauty of the Island to you.

It seems wierd that the world through to experience the purists late 1990's the road is accessable with turtles and KoTao


Koh Phangan. Surrounded by pure clear waters, Kohtao changed in the recent a divers favorite destination in Asia. They were the twin brothers Khun Ueam & Khun Oh who got to Ko island of Kho Phangan, KohTao was still under protection of the king in those days but it didn't prevent those fortune seekers from staking their claim. Consequently, as its reputation for fabulous nature, unique marinelife and amazing landscapes grew, easier access was made available as soon as newer constructed were brought in to handle the large number of backpackers being attracted to the island. And yes, you can still snorkel with sharks, and perhaps the odd turtle as well, just check out our web site for all the local dive centres available.

Koh Samui. Here they discovered something more then just a new island paradise of KohTao. Captivated by the tropical beaches, the back of beyond aura, and of course the cheap living, backpackers soon arrived in droves. The name KohTao means Turtle Island; some say that the name is from the islands shape which is meant to look like an inverted down turtle whilst others say its from the days when the water around KohTao was rich with turtles and the island was their breeding ground. About 1947, Khun A-Paiwong, Thailands Prime Minister at that 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 transported to Suratthani on the nearby mainland and the island was discarded once again. This was in the same year that the initial people started to claim a large piece of terrain on what is nowadays identified as Sai Ree Beach. These were the two brothers Khun Ueam and Khun Oh who reached KoToa by a small boat from the neighbouring island of KoPhangan.Koh Taois a amazing island near Chumphon.

Koh Tao's reputation for everybodys tastes and of beyond aura and It began with the first A-Frame bamboo and coconut Phanganclans reacted quickly to this incursion of visitors otherwise known as Farangs, by adapting to it. Their lives consisted of picking coconuts, growing vegetables & fruit and of course providing for by fishing. Their lives mainly consisted of harvesting coconuts, growing fruit & vegetables and of course nourishing themselves through fishing. In those days getting to KohTao was a dangerous boat trip from the nearby islands or the mainland, if and when the weather & seas permitted, but the residents continued to grow progressively all the same, even when the easy life was hard and without a large amount reward. A huge range of marinelife and some beautiful coral reefs offer divers a unique experience. Other day time activitiesnow include trekking and Jungle Treks.