|KohTaonow has 24 hour electricity on the islandtoo and finally they have had a water reservoir made to ensure that even in the dry periods there is enough water for all.
The islandof Ko Tao is one of the country's real tropical paradise. Blessed with postcard like beaches and secluded bays, people from many different countries come back every year to soak up the amazing feeling of the island.
Local fishermen and farmers quickly realised that major business people from other places were developing their island to accommodate to the needs of all these new customers and they too, immediately started to open their own businesses to fulfill all the clienteles demands.
KoToa's standing increased and quickly improved as it widely became known throughout the world through adventurous visitors and international travellers.
Attracted by the wonderful coral reefs surrounding Koh Tao, and the quick growth in sport diving, a number of companies have set up divebusinesses on the island, these companies in turn designed resortsfor their customers, and over the years several of these resortshave become quite elegant. Kohtaois a place of real beauty and charm, an island, where visitors can have a holiday away from stress, lazy and on the beach or active and fast paced.
On June the 18th 1899, the then king of Thailand King Chulalongkorn (Rama 5 1868-1910) visited Koh Taoand left his monogram as evidence on a huge boulder at Jor Por Ror Bay next to Sairee Beach.
In 1947, then Khun A-Paiwong, Thailand's Prime Minister at the time, requested and received a royal pardon for Ko Tao's prisoners and with thanks to a gracious act by His Majesty the King.