|Koh Taois surrounded by big sharks too, nice friendly ones fortunately.
Local farmers and fishermen grasped that merchants from other places were developing Koh Taoto accommodate all these new customers and they too without delay launched a businesses to satisfy all the visitors demands.
The island of Kho Tao is one of the country's amazing tropical paradise. Blessed with golden beaches and hidden bays, people from all over the world come back every year to experience the amazing feeling of the island.
In the begeining this petite island had no one living on it, frequented only by fisherman from near by islands when looking for shelter during storms at sea or when in need of fresh water and supplies.
The prisoners were all released and transported to Suratthani on the mainland and Koh Taowas deserted yet again.
On Koh Taovisitors can find typical picture-postcard views of swaying palms , crystal clear lagoons and amazing sunsets
It seems strange that such a tourist paradise should have been originally earmarked as a prison.
Not like before 2000, visitors can find now everything from economical basic wooden huts with thatched roofs to graceful chic villas with a private facilities and swimming pool.