Source of name "Koh Tao"
Koh Tao was said that when viewed from Koh Phangan, you will see a shape like a turtle (Tao in Thai language). In the ancient, Koh Tao was called according to experience as fire Island in sharks sea. After the topicality come to Koh Tao, the normal name Koh Tao had been changed back to stay with reality. Access to the beautiful island that Paradise Island Central Gulf of Thailand. Paradise dive Land of the wonderful world under water, central Gulf of Thailand. Dream island of South east coast. Top Islands of the Gulf of Thailand. Paradise Island sapphire color. Thai Emerald Bay. Paradise island in the dream of travel, etc..
Koh Tao, the island's most beautiful underwater world of the Gulf of Thailand. It is a famous tourist destination for snorkeling and scuba diving. Scuba Diving is a popular for tourists both Thais and foreigners. Due to topographical of Koh Tao is bay and shore is along the island. So most tourist place will be the gulf and cape, length is 28.6 km along the coast.
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