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Ao Tanot Bay, Koh Tao

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While a bit hard to reach, the shoreline of Ao Tanot Bay rewards with a vibrant underwater scene just steps into the water. Get the most out of your visit by bringing snorkeling gear to get a close look at the coral reef near the beach. The crystal clear water makes viewing the large formations and tropical fish easy. When you get tired, rest in a nearby restaurant. Keep in mind the beach offers no shade, so consider taking an umbrella. Plan your visit to Ao Tanot Bay and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Koh Tao vacation route planner.
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  • I loved this bay, i use to et up early and snorkel before anyone was on the beach, the water was so refreshing `I loved it, many cool places to stay on the beach as well for all budgets and very quiet...  more »
  • Perfect location for the snorkelling fan. Steep travelling down the roads! Excellent restaurant on the beach! Can be accessed by boat 
  • what can I say - good place to snorkel on the island, no complaints. a little busy but that's to be expected anywhere