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Koh Phangan Standard Business Hours

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Businesses can be rather busy in Koh Phangan, especially during the summer months and the Full Moon Party. Businesses and retailers in the main portions of this island paradise stay very busy in spite of the island's population of 8,000 - thanks to all the visitors. It is important to know the Koh Phangan standard business hours for your first time there, however, since they may different from those where you live.

Standard business hours in Koh Phangan are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm with a one hour lunch break from noon to 1:00 pm. These Koh Pan Ngan standard business hours usually include being open five days a week, with the exception of Thailand's public holidays.

During the busier times on the island many businesses try to accommodate the extra rush of people and stay open seven days a week for 12 hours per day. Each business is different, and it is important to remember that Koh Phangan standard business hours often are changed without notice.

Standard business hours in Koh Phangan also tend to vary depending on the type of business. For instance, since scuba diving is so popular here, scuba diving instructors will stay open for extended hours past the standard business hours.

Many restaurants also stray away from the Koh Phangan standard business hours because they are open late at night, especially those that are popular nightlife spots.

While Koh Phangan standard business hours do vary a lot, most hotels will have the information you need before you set out for your destination. Moreover, a bit of planning and online research on your part before you ever leave the comfort of your home may help you to better understand the Koh Phangan standard business hours you can expect to deal with for each place you plan to visit.

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2009