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beatiful beach

Very nice and tipical beach of Koh Tao, probably the most attractive for a picture. Snorkelling is... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Nice place, no sharks though!

Nice place to snorkel, but can be quite dangerous if you find yourself over a shallow patch with... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Phill D
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
South East of Ko Tao, Koh Tao, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay in Koh Tao 3 more months, we always go to Shark Bay snorkeling when we have time. Reasons 1) Easy to see Turtle, about 60-70%, sometime can see 2 or more, they are friendly and don't afraid people, so you can easy swimming...More

Thank The_Play_Therapy
Reviewed 17 August 2018

If you want to look at sea cucumbers on dead coral, this is one of the places. The only good snorkeling spots on Ko Tao are Aow Leuk and Light House.

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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Very nice and tipical beach of Koh Tao, probably the most attractive for a picture. Snorkelling is only medium though.

Thank Godofwater
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Nice place to snorkel, but can be quite dangerous if you find yourself over a shallow patch with nowhere to put your feet down.

Thank Phill D
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The shark bay is one of the most beautiful bays at Koh Tao and - the name says it all - you can go for a dive and if you are lucky you will see a shark (don‘t worry - they are pretty shy so...More

1  Thank matthiasadvisor
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This bay is just good for sunbathing but if you need some shade, there is not enough place for everybody under the tree. The bay is so shallow that you cannot swim.There is a like way used by the boat to go go find some...More

4  Thank clintbart
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We loved this place. As most places on koh Tao a place in paradise. There is only a small party of sandy sea before you hit the coral but great place for snokeling or diving. Check times if you want to see sharks

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Lovely place for a snorkel or dive, There is a nice view point above the bay .The water is cystal clear

Thank police-sniper
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

All beaches except Sairee are private premises like NangYuen, 100 Baht is standard for foreigners and 30Baht for Thai. This is the by-law and as a tourist, one shud respect the locals. Trespassing private premises, will be at own risk and not covered by insurance...More

1  Thank ByngC1
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Terrible snorkeling. Skip it!! “Shark Bay” is a marketing scam to try to get people here. There are no sharks. There used to be but the coral is all dead and you have to snorkel out into the open ocean out of the bay to...More

5  Thank 7Taylor7
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Response from skphillipsss | Reviewed this property |
Try and get to Koh Rok (i think that’s the spelling) in Thailand, best snorkelling you’ll find out of all the south islands! Places that are more ‘party islands’ are basically destroyed out at sea due to tourists.