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Ao Tanot Bay, Koh Tao

(4.5/5 based on 400+ reviews on the web)
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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  • The way to reach the bay is very steep. Its even harder when you are returning from the bay. Please carry enough water with you during your trip. The beach is very clean but rocky. There are rocks ben...  more »
  • I could not recommend this place enough for snorkelling... Rent a scooter or car and take your time going down the slightly steep and winding path, you will not be disappointed!! The beach was beautif...  more »
  • Not overflow as off the beaten track. Seen lots of corals, anemones and fish. Super! And everything directly from the beach!
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