Enjoy the lovely setting and delicious food at the restaurant of Haad Tien Beach Resort, preparing a broad selection of Thai and western specialties.

These days reaching Koh Tao.


Koh Tao. Here they found something more then just a new island to explore and soon the back packer network was buzzing about the fantastic newly found 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. Now a days, you can get everything from cheap simple wooden bungalowswith palm leaf roofs to elegant up-market villas with their own exclusive swimming pool. In the late 1990's the islands very first, and until recently, only road was laid, the road runs South to North from the far side of Sairee beachto the southern settlement of Chalok Baan Kao. A new road is under construction towards Tanote Bay, and when finised it will open up the other side of Koh Tao for greater development, it is accessable with care at the moment with 4x4. Fascinated by the stunning coral reefs surrounding Ko Tao, and the escalation in recreational scuba diving, some companies set up a divingbusinesses on the island. These enterprises in turn built accommodation for their customers, and after a while quite a few of these resorts changed into a quite luxurious. Koh Tao is surrounded by sharks too, nice friendly ones fortunately.

Koh Toa and virtually half of Sairee to Tanote Bay next Ko Toa's reputation increased and quickly increased as it generally became known throughout the world through adventurous visitors and international travellers. Surrounded by pure clear waters, Ko Taohas naturally become in the recent a divers top destination in Asia. Their lives mainly consisted of cultivating coconuts, growing fruit & vegetables and of course nourishing themselves through fishing. In those days reaching Ko Taorequired a treacherous boat journey from nearby islands or the main land, if and when the weather and seas permitted, but the population continued to increase little by little all the same, even when the easy life was hard and without a great deal of return.

Koh Tao to explore and fruit and of Thailand and when In the begeining this little island had no one living on it, frequented only by fisherman from near by islands when looking for shelter during thunder storms or when in need of fresh water and supplies. The early 80's brought to Ko Toa some of the very first visitors from KohPhangan who were seeking for something innovative away from the masses and crowds who were going crazy for the island to explore and soon the back-packer network was vivacious about the superb newly found island paradise. Mesmerised by the stunning powdery white beaches, the back of beyond aura, and of course the low-cost living, back-packers soon arrived in droves. Departure and arrivals were on the local coconut boats, and even then setbacks of several days were common. Back to the hammocks and a world of dreams; The boat comes another day . Subsequently, as its name for attractive nature, extraordinary marinelife and astonishing landscapes grew, easier access was offered when enhanced and safer boats were brought in to cope with the number of back packers, being engrossed to the island.