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Beautiful spot

Beautiful spot and the sandy beach is amazing but don’t get ur hopes high about seeing sharks and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beirut, Lebanon
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Beautiful bay no sharks

(We stayed at the cape shark pool villas for 3 nights (highly recommend. Especially due to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
daniel w
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
South East of Ko Tao, Koh Tao, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The bay looks pretty but the snorkeling was very bad. we went snorkeling 3 days in this bay but couldn't see any sharks but we saw a turtle...quite disappointed. some others tourists who use to come for years in koh tao told us that it...More

1  Thank billymika
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful spot and the sandy beach is amazing but don’t get ur hopes high about seeing sharks and turtles 🐢 cuz we never did but def worth to visit

Thank Ramzit222
Reviewed 1 week ago

(We stayed at the cape shark pool villas for 3 nights (highly recommend. Especially due to the stunin views Of shark bay Although reef sharks are rarely seen On a good day after Sunrise or before sunset wile snorkeling You might be lucky to see...More

1  Thank daniel w
Reviewed 30 August 2018

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

1  Thank The_Play_Therapy
Reviewed 16 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.

2  Thank jack_gats
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 14 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
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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.