Travelling to Koh Tao is easy, it will cost you between 35 to 100 euros depending on seasons and transportations types.


Option 1: Flight to Koh Samui and Boat to Koh Tao

Option 2: Flight to Chumphon and Boat to Koh Tao

Option 3: Flight to Surat Thani and Boat to Koh Tao

Option 4: Bus to Surat thani and Boat to Koh Tao

Option 5: Train to Chumphon and Boat to Koh Tao

Here is how to get to the ‘’turtle’’ Island:

Koh Tao’s History

The island was initially a prison. Later on it became a fisherman island where they could stop, rest and go back fishing more before returning to the main land. They also used the land for coconut agriculture. The first travellers arrived in 1977 and 10 years later the first resorts and diving centers. The philosophy was to make diving affordable for all travellers. Over the years the west coast on the island got modernised and the est coast stay almost untouched. Giving the island a good balance between comfort and adventure. Koh Tao has now between half million and two millions visitors per year


Koh Tao is well known around the world for his amount of dive centers. Did you know that almost 50% of all scuba divers & freedivers around the world have done one or some courses on the island? Koh Tao also has an enormous amount of activities that makes it one of the best destination in the world too have a great holiday while learning how to dive. Climbing, boxing, flying trapeze, fishing, cliff jumping, crossfit, hiking, yoga and lots of restaurants.