Koh Tao, Thailand

Koh Tao is an island located near the eastern shore of the Gulf of Thailand. The economy of Koh Tao is almost exclusively centered around tourism, scuba diving in particular. The island was named Koh Tao (turtle island in Thai) for its turtle-like geographic shape. Koh Tao is a small tropical island where incredible snorkelling and scuba diving are always avaliable, a rich jungle in the centre and surrounded by remarkably quiet, palm tree laced beaches. Koh Tao offers more than 20 dive sites, most of them in reach within 20 minutes by speedboat. Visitors are able enjoy crystal clear water almost all-year-round, with visibility often exceeding 30 meters. The weather is sunny most of the time except during the Monsoon month in November. If you are fortunate enough, you might be able to spot the spanish mackerel, filefish, coral shrimpfish or the poisonous scorpionfish. Look out for the occasional whale shark or manta ray swimming by!

3

HOURS


Travel from
Singapore
16

DIVE SITES


to explore in
Koh Tao
3

days


of non-stop
excitement
100

%


satisfaction
guaranteed

Red Rock ( Shark island )

Hin Wong Pinnacle

Mango Bay

White Rock, Nang Yuan Pinnacle, Twins, Green Rock, Japanese Gardens, Chumphon pinnacle, South west pinnacle, Sail Rock, Cape Grachom Fai, Pee Wee Rock, Ship Wreck, Leam Thiam Pinnacle, Ao Leuk Point

And more!

Diving Information

Dive Season

The climate on Koh Tao Beach is generally pleasant all year around, with temperatures varying from around 25 to 34 degrees Celsius. Although the monsoon starts in November, there is the occasional heavy showers from July to September as well. Apart from that, the rest of the year is pretty sunny and beautiful for diving.

Reef Basics

Great forHighlightsDepthVisibilityCurrentsSurface conditionsWater temperatureExperience levelRecommended Length of stay
Beginners, Advanced, PhotographyWhale sharks, Blue spotted stingrays, and a variety of fish5 – >40m5 – 35mVarying currentsCalm27 – 30°CBeginner – Advanced3 – 5 days

Getting There

1 hour 30 min from Singapore to Koh Samui, by air

1 hour to Koh Tao, by catamaran

Singapore

plane transfer

Koh Samui

boat transfer

Koh Tao

Samui Airport has a regular international flight service to/from Singapore with Bangkok Air

Everyday
SIN-USM PG962
Depart 20.10 – Arrive 20.50
USM-SIN PG961
Depart 16.35 – Arrive 19.20

*All times are in Singapore GMT +8 hours

Accommodations

TBC

Join us today and dive in Koh Tao!

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