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Jansom Bay, Koh Tao

4.0
#5 of 13 in Beaches in Koh Tao
Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Relax on the white sand of Jansom Bay, a notable piece of shoreline in the area. Just a short walk from the main town, this attraction boasts shallow, turquoise water with no currents, so even children can swim safely here. Stretch out on the sand, go snorkeling, or explore the boulders and forest surrounding the beach. You can expect to pay a small fee to enter this privately owned beach. Add Jansom Bay to your Koh Tao travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Koh Tao tour planner.
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  • The best beach in koh Tao. Great for snorkelling , good restaurant and friendly staff. Entrance fee is 200 bath, and you can use the sun beds. Highly recommended  more »
  • For 200 Bht you find a peaceful little beach which is good for relaxing, eating and snorkelling, or even diving. A wreck ist near and a scuba diving Resort offers its device. It is much quieter than.....  more »
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  • Nice bay and beach, good snorkeling... 200 baht fee is a bit high but take full advantage of the fact that Sai Nuan Beach is also included. Walk the beautiful shaded concrete path along the ocean for about 10-15 mins and it will take you to an even better beach. Odds are, you will have it to yourself! Best snorkeling is near the rocks at both bays... some unique reef fish to be found.
  • It lacked social atmosphere ... a little tight around the knicker elastic although the rustic dropping to bits charm made up for it. Cost 200 bht to enjoy the Bay but no towels offered just a smash and grab - private beach.

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