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Top notch destination

Wow this place was why we went to thailand. To dive and see fish life and see beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Tauranga, New Zealand
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Amazing snorkeling

This beach is really worth a visit, especially if you like snorkeling. There is a lot to see under... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Sofie S
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Wow this place was why we went to thailand. To dive and see fish life and see beautiful beaches. Well worth taking a day trip here. Beach had beautiful white sand and was picture perfect.

Thank J9421NBannab
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This beach is really worth a visit, especially if you like snorkeling. There is a lot to see under water, and you don't have to swim far or dive under water to see it. The corals and fish are stunning. The sand on the beach...More

Thank Sofie S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Everyone has their own opinion of the best bays in Koh Tao. This would be our favorite pick. The sand is part shell or part refined sand if you are soft footed. The Bay has great snorkeling areas, and offers a giant rock if you...More

1  Thank Phillip O
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful white sand with clear blue water. Water was calm so snorkelling was better. Better to wait until the tide comes in as the coral is quite big. Possibility for cliff jumping for those who are brace enough. There's not a great deal around but...More

Thank Aysha C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Due to the motorbike scams on this island, we never had the courage to venture out to Ao Tanot. Its only 3 kms from the pier and we are walkers , but there are sometimes you do not do. After reading reviews and the opening...More

Thank setravellers
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It was nice bay, looked perfect for snorkelling, we were happy they dont charge you and we came there by bike with no problems.

Thank Lenka J
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were on Sairee beach which wasn't the best beach, its ok but Tanot was much nicer. It was in a small bay, the snorkeling was fantastic - there were a couple of places to get a drink and shaded area. I wouldn't plan on...More

1  Thank LondonHannahM
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Best snorkelling in Tao! Beach is one side pebbles and the other sand. No entrance fee and nice bars. Best beach in Tao. New road therefore super easy accessible.

1  Thank Aegeri
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

After i've been here last year, i tried snorkeling many places such as Lipe ,Similan ,PP island ,Krabi ,Phangan and etc. This bay still the best snorkeling point for me and my boyfriend. Must go ,You won't disappointed!!

1  Thank KaMee P
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Great place for snorkeling, the water and variety of fish is amazing, the sand is. Ot so white and it is not actually sand but small stones but i recomed for a phew hours of snorkel.

Thank Carolina S
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