|Koh Taois in the middle of a tropical paradise with a lot of coconut palms and bright turquoise waters.
During the last 11 odd years the islandhas changed in many different ways as it developed to become one of the major diveoperation centres in Thailand, attracting all levels of diversand water lovers alike.
Attracted by the beautiful coral reefs surrounding KoTao, and the quick growth in recreational diving, a number of companies have setup dive businesses on Koh Tao, these companies in turn designed resorts for their clientele, and over the years several of these resorts have become quite plush.
During the last 13 years Ko Tao has changed in a number of ways as it strived to become one of the best diveislands in Thailand, drawing all levels of diversand water lovers alike.
Strange, but true, from 1933 until 1947 KohTaowas home to political prisoners. Being positioned approximately 75 km from Suratthani or Chumporn meant it was very hard to escape from! Alcatraz...piece of cake.
Native fishermen and farmers grasped that merchants from other places were developing Ko Tao to provide the needs of all these new customers and they too immediately opened a businesses to satisfy all the clients demands. Koh Taois an islandof impressive beauty and charm, a place, where you can have a holiday far anyway, lazy and on the beach or active and fast paced.