Attractions Photos of Koh Phangan
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Koh Phangan has something for every taste. You may have heard Koh Phangan described as the premiere party town. There is definitely some truth to that when you think about the Full Moon parties. If you like to party, then you are in the right place.
The Ang Thong National Marine Park in Koh Phangan is a collection of the 60 islands to the northwest of Koh Samui. The name means translated 'Golden Bowl'.
With caves, rock formations, wild topography and limestone islands, the Ang Thong National Marine Park near Koh Phangan offers itself
If you want to visit Koh Phangan and be at the center of it all, you want to check out Ao Chaloklum, on the north side of Koh Phangan.
Ao Chaloklum is a long beach – nearly 2.5 kilometers – that surrounds the picturesque village of Chaloklum. Ao Chaloklum is perhaps the most popular beach
If you are coming to Koh Phangan for the Full Moon Party, but want a laidback place to stay, try renting a cottage, bungalow or hotel room on Ao Chao Phao.
The beach is just under a kilometer long with sugar sand, postcard views, and a boarder of palm speckled volcanic cliffs with western
If you want something a little more out of the ordinary – a beach paradise, Koh Phangan nightlife, and some great activities, try Ao Sri Thanu.
The beach here is a secluded tropical paradise that rivals any on Koh Phangan. Ao Sri Thanu is on the northwest coast of Koh Phangan, where the t
Ao Wok Tum is a quiet beach on the white sand southwest coast of Koh Phangan, where mangrove jungles are alive with bird song, and palm covered volcanic rock provides eye catching scenery.
The coral reef off Ao Wok Tum is overflowing with fish, invertebrates and picturesque coral structure
Haad Khuat (Bottle Beach) on the northern shore of Koh Phangan is a popular beach where swimmers have year round access to the waves. The stunning scenery of Haad Khuat is largely due to the exotic volcanic rock formations, and inland jungle stretching out to the Koh Phangan coast.
If coming to Koh Phangan to scuba dive or snorkel, you'll want to check out the National Marine Park off the beach at Haad Mae Had. Here, the waters teem with marine life and dive pros – such as Chaloklum Diving – can set you up.
Haad Mae Had is fairly developed compared to other Phangan I
The best Phangan Island beach for meeting other people and partying until dawn is, without a doubt, Haad Rin Nok, where tourists gather to soak up the sun and enjoy year round access to the waves.
Haad Rin Nok is also the location of the world famous Full Moon Party, where the ultimate Koh
To stay to be close to Haad Rin Nok and the Full Moon Party, but avoid the major crowds of tourists enjoying Koh Phangan, try Haad Salad, another gorgeous Koh Phangan beach with a wealth of beauty, history and aquatic activities.
Also called Pirate Beach, Haad Salad was a pirate haven in t
Haad Than Sadet on the eastern coast of Koh Phangan is the type of beach paradise you've been dreaming to find.
The goldan sands of Haad Than Sadet look out on pristine water suited to year round swimming. The steep hills surrounded Haad Than Sadet are terraced by traditional stilted Thai
Haad Thian is one of the best beaches of Phangan Island, easily reachable by road from both Chaloklum and Thongsala.
It is located on the western side of Koh Phangan, near the secluded Had Kruad beach and the popular Had Yao (west) beach, and allows for swimming and snorkeling.
Thong Nai Pan Beach is located on Koh Phangan's more remote North Eastern side; it is actually a set of twin coves and arguably the most beautiful beach on this side of Phangan Island.
An easy way to get to there is by boat from Haad Rin or Chaloklum Pier.
Haad Yao offers yet another stunning beach paradise on Koh Phangan with access to all your modern conveniences and a exciting selection of Koh Phangan night clubs.
Haad Yao also offers a beautiful coral reef, where divers and snorkelers can best observe marine life between November and Apr
Escape to the tropical paradise of Phangan Island, where time seems to overlook the vibrant, youthful energy of Koh Phangan. Mountainous jungles ripple across the landscape, rolling down to the soft sand shoreline of the Phangan Island beaches.
Planning a trip to Phangan Island is like st
Leela Beach, located right at the tip of the Haad Rin peninsula, is a very quiet small stretch of sand. It is located a 10 minute walk from Haad Rin and offers some of the island's most beautiful scenery but was not so long ago so remote that it was known as one of the few nude beaches of T
The National Forest that is part of Koh Phangan offers a diverse landscape with abundant natural life and beauty, such as the Phaeng Waterfall.
Trekking to the Phaeng Waterfall is worth the effort, as it offers unparalleled views of Koh Phangan, and the chance to swim in a pristine Phangan
If you're looking for a natural paradise with brilliant culture and exotic experiences, Koh Phangan is your destination! Phangan Island is the gem of Thailand, with idyllic beaches, cascading waterfalls, activities for every taste, and a fun-living, youthful vibe!
Your trip to any of the
Phangan Island has many sublime tropical beaches around it's boarders. Let the sand sift through your toes and feel the real essence of paradise!
Lofty mountains swoop down to small bays and inlets where a golden sand makes the dream of paradise come true. The prime candidates for best tr
Phangan Island offers a collection of unsurpassable views of paradise that tourists and locals alike treasure for their natural splendor. The views of ocean and bluff, jungle and waterfall that Phangan Island can boast are among the finest in all of Thailand.
Koh Phangan also promises exc
The Than Sadet Waterfall in Koh Phangan, the largest waterfall on the island, empties into Than Sadet Bay not far south from Thong Nai Pan Beach. It is actually part of Sadet Koh Phangan National Park, which covers over 60 kilometers of protected greenery and wildlife and a good spot for ki
Ao Thong Nai Pan is a secluded twin cove on the northeast shore of Koh Phangan, which makes it more accessible by boat from Haad Rin or Chaloklum. This double beach is arguably the most popular beach on the east (or sunrise) side of Phangan Island.
There is no coral reef on the east coast
The most affordable way of getting to Koh Phangan is to take the main ferry into Thongsala. This little sea port is the urban hub of life on Koh Phangan, and the gateway to the rural paradise beyond.
Thongala itself is worth seeing, perhaps on your way on and off the island, with all mode
Located on a hilltop near Ban Tai Beach, Wat Khao Tham cave temple with it's footprint of the Buddha is well worth a visit.
It is located amidst unspoiled mountain scenery and is a favored spot for learning meditation techniques on Phangan Island. Meditation retreats are held here regularl