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Visit Koh Tao

Post by Ralfredo » Thu Feb 02, 2017 2:33 pm

Hi!

We are planning a trip to Koh Tao. What's the best way to get there from Hua Hin?

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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by buksida » Thu Feb 02, 2017 3:04 pm

Lomprayah, they have an office in Hua Hin and will take you to Chumphon on a bus + the catamaran over to Koh Tao for about a thousand baht: http://www.lomprayah.com/
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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by StevePIraq » Thu Feb 02, 2017 4:49 pm

Buks, what is the cameraman doing on the bus? :neener:

Koh Tao is a great place I prefer the south end of the island the sea is great there, wonderful diving. Plus you are away from the crowds in the main town
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Post by buksida » Thu Feb 02, 2017 6:07 pm

Damn that auto correct ....
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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by Jack Sprat » Fri Feb 03, 2017 6:40 am

Ralfredo wrote:Hi!

We are planning a trip to Koh Tao. What's the best way to get there from Hua Hin?
Don't ever go to 'Murder Island'.....it's one of the most dangerous places to visit.
Human crap live on this island.

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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by StevePIraq » Fri Feb 03, 2017 8:32 am

Jack Sprat wrote:
Ralfredo wrote:Hi!

We are planning a trip to Koh Tao. What's the best way to get there from Hua Hin?
Don't ever go to 'Murder Island'.....it's one of the most dangerous places to visit.
Human crap live on this island.
So I assume you would never go to Pattaya, Phuket, Samui, Bangkok ooh and even Hua Hin.
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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by oakdale160 » Fri Feb 03, 2017 10:10 am

i have been to kt but-- in a group of 4, only ate in high end restaurants, NEVER went to bars and ALWAYS back in our hotel by 9.30

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Post by buksida » Fri Feb 03, 2017 11:19 am

oakdale160 wrote:only ate in high end restaurants, NEVER went to bars and ALWAYS back in our hotel by 9.30
Absolutely - this is the best way to avoid all of those crazed axe wielding Burmese murderers on the island. :duck:
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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by Spitfire » Fri Feb 03, 2017 12:02 pm

Haha.....You should have tried the place 16-17 or more years ago, it realy was the wild west then and was inhabited by Thais who were mainly descendants of coconut pickers and pirates. AC Bar was there all that time ago, the owner of Ban's Diving got shot during the day, Mr J would "sort" out visa stamps for foreigners that didn't want to leave the island, nobody had work permits, Sari Beach was a mellow place to be, no hospitals or viable medical services/just a part time clinic, people would die falling down old disguarded hidden wells on the island from the time it was a prison etc. and yeeee-haaa with everthing.

Veritable paradise now compared. :laugh:
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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by Geko » Fri Feb 03, 2017 12:56 pm

Ralfredo

Do you mean 'Khao Tao' small fishing village South of Hua Hin?

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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by HHTel » Fri Feb 03, 2017 1:44 pm

Khao means 'mountain', Koh is 'island'. I'm sure in this case he means Koh Tao. (the island). I wouldn't think he'd be 'planning a trip' from HH to Khao Tao.

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Post by Ralfredo » Fri Feb 03, 2017 3:28 pm

HHTel wrote:Khao means 'mountain', Koh is 'island'. I'm sure in this case he means Koh Tao. (the island). I wouldn't think he'd be 'planning a trip' from HH to Khao Tao.
Lol, you're absolutely correct. Since I live close to Vana Nava water park it wouldn't need much planning. The island it is.

Have bought tickets now. Thanks everyone for responding!

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Re: Visit Koh Tao

Post by StevePIraq » Sat Feb 04, 2017 10:39 am

It is a wonderful place ignore the negative comments and enjoy.
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