Thongsala is the urban center of Koh Phangan with all the modern conveniences you might need during your trip to Phangan Island.
But don't miss out on the cultural offering it has to offer like the Thongsala Market. Tourists, photographers, writers and artists will appreciate the ethnic vibe and natural abundance that the Thongsala Market offers to locals and visitors alike.
Check out the Thongsala Market where local fisherman, farmers and artisans play their wares. Icy slabs of fresh-from-the-sea barracuda, mackerel and other fish line up beside stalls of tropical fruits and spices that line the Thongsala Market streets.
If you're staying in a self-catering bungalow consider picking up some fresh produce at Thongsala Market for a taste of local flavor.
Last Updated: 03 Sep 2010
Fresh fruit and fish at Thongsala Market on Koh Phangan
Hammock Home in Thongsala You can purchase many things in Thongsala, the main village on Koh Phangan, one of them being a hammock at Koh Phangan's Hammock Home. Hammocks are essential on the island -- where else can you relax so comfortably while enjoying the spectacular views, the beautiful sunrises and sunsets, the swaying coconut palm trees, and the beautiful blue sea that is the Gulf of Thailand in the background? All views on Koh Phangan to be enjoyed from a hammock.
Good buys on Koh Phangan There are many, many good buys on Koh Phangan to be found while shopping in Thongsala and Haad Rin and villages in between. The island is an excellent place to shop, and it is often suggested to pack light for your visit and purchase what you need when you arrive because of all the good buys on Koh Phangan while shopping. You will probably be able to find just about anything you need while shopping for good buys on Koh Phangan.