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Excellent snorkeling

We stayed at The Haad Tien and spent several days swimming and snorkeling in the Thian Og Bay. The... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2015
Anders J
blacktip reef sharks and turtles

Great bay, altough not always clear water. I went For snorkling here during 4 days and spotted... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2015
Tom H
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Antwerp, Belgium
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“beautiful beach” (12 reviews)
“reef sharks” (5 reviews)
“mango bay” (5 reviews)
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Koh Tao, Thailand

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Reviewed 12 July 2015

We stayed at The Haad Tien and spent several days swimming and snorkeling in the Thian Og Bay. The water is a clean but a bit shallow, but the snorkeling is really great with so many different kinds of fish.

1  Thank Anders J
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Great bay, altough not always clear water. I went For snorkling here during 4 days and spotted every day some blacktip reef shares and I was lucky to spot 1 day a big turtle

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 6 June 2015

The first day we were here we tried to get down to Shark Bay, but were dissuaded by the security guards of the big fancy resort. However, we went back and tried again, this time driving past the first guarded entry, then drove a ways...More

2  Thank IHenninger
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Private beach for Haad Tien Resort guest. This is a beautiful bay. The water is clear. You may see small fishes here.

Thank Poh Ling F
Reviewed 24 April 2015

excellent clean beaches, chilled out vibe, and quite a few hotels, though most hotels are quite expensive. Its a good place to come, just for a couple of hours if all you wanna do is lay on the beach

Thank inshadesofblue
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Many top quality hotels, resorts, and restaurants. Unfortunately the beach is private access to Haad Tien clients only. But if you are, it is well worth it.

3  Thank Kyle C
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Beautiful beach, clear water, nice palm trees. Getting there is tricky, because probably the only access is through private area of Haadtien Beach Resort (which is right next to the beach). Worth visiting, though.

1  Thank MarcosTraveler
Reviewed 12 November 2014

The beach is stunning, huge resort just behind it is not. Getting there might be tricky since they claim its private, its worth for sunbathing. The water tends to be shallow, the reef is destroyed in many places, but its a good spot for snorkeling...More

1  Thank JorgenJacobson
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Located on the southern end of Ko Tao, this is a lovely small bay with fine white sand and crystal clear water. Reef sharks can be seen when snorkeling at the eastern side of the bay, quite special! In the shallow parts, coral is badly...More

Thank morevish
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Having been to all the beaches on the island, I think that this is one of the bests to visit. Well worth a visit.

2  Thank JasonmFinch
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