Flag of Thailand

Ao Mae Haad

Getting there and away

Getting Around

Mae Haad is Ko Tao's major port town, so all travellers will come through here when arriving to the island. All locations in Mae Haad and most in Sairee are easily accessed by foot, although taxis are available.

A short ride to Sairee should cost 50B during the day but climbs as high as 200B/person at night. Other destinations are priced depending upon distance and road conditions, and most aren't too outrageous. An army of boat taxis also awaits visitors at the pier, and they have a well-organised and fair price structure posted around town that will deliver you just about anywhere on the island.

Motorbikes can be rented from several shops for 150-250B/day as can ATVs for 1,000-1,500B/day (depending on size).

Check the main Ko Tao transport section for ferry timetables.

Have an update or correction?


Details

(Remotely sensible, non-ranting comments are much appreciated. Serial ranters, loons and spammers will be banished!

Please note reviews are now pre moderated. Not all reviews will be published and submissions may be edited for clarity, typos and style before they appear.

Please login and refresh this screen before adding your update -- thanks!


Photo gallery

Photo for

Jump to a destination


Newsletter signup

Sign up for Travelfish Burp!

Our weekly wrap on Southeast Asian travel.
Click here to see a recent newsletter.

We respect your email privacy